A grand juror in the Ferguson case is suing to be able to explain exactly what went down in the courtroom.
What would people say were he charged with firing at a man—he, a respectable citizen, a director in the bank, a grand juror?
He was the great man of the district, local magistrate, grand juror, and “Pasha” in general.
Nationalist pledges were exacted, and long service as a grand juror was an almost certain bar to election.
He was a man who was still continually summoned as a grand juror, and as such had no difficulty in securing for himself a place.
As a grand juror in Singapore, I have had evidence enough of this.
Could you act fairly and impartially, as a grand juror, while having your present feeling of horror and disgust?
At length the door of the jury-room opened, and the head of a grand juror was thrust out.