Subpoena as talisman

November 23, 2012

  • 193 GRAND JURY
  • 193k36 Witnesses and Evidence
  • 193k36.4 Compelling Testimony or Production; Subpoenas and Orders
  • 193k36.4(2) k. Indefiniteness or overbreadth; motive and purpose.

193 GRAND JURYAlthough the scope of a grand jury’s power to investigate is broad, a grand jury subpoena is not a talisman that dissolves all constitutional protections.
United States v. Meregildo, 2012 WL 2905076 (S.D.N.Y. July 6, 2012)