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GRAND JURY: AN ESSAY

Edwards, George J.


Item #: 54915

Pages: 219p.
Published: Union; Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.; 2004.

Subjects: JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION, JURISPRUDENCE, TRUSTS & ESTATES, UNITED KINGDOM

This important book traces the history and development ofthe grand jury from its origins in Saxon England to theauthor's time. Edwards was a prominent Philadelphia lawyerwho specialized in insurance law. His book won theprestigious Peter Stephen DuPonceau Prize of the Law Academyof Philadelphia in 1904. The Prize Committee praised thebook's "vast amount and valuable information" and observed"not only is (the subject) extremely interesting, ...it isof great practical importance." Nearly a century later, thebook remains an indispensable authority.Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.Distributed by William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

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