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  • December 17, 2014
    SAN BERNARDINO: Court seeks civil grand jury applications
    Volunteers serve up to five days a week for a year on a civil grand jury that investigates aspects of local governments
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  • December 10, 2014
    [Fresno County] How Effective Are Grand Juries? We Ask Fresno County Superior Court Judge Robert Oliver
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  • December 10, 2014
    [Tehama County] 90 years ago...Grand jury committees file reports
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  • December 7, 2014
    [Kern County] What’s the role of a grand jury?
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  • December 6, 2014
    [Ventura County] Grand Jury Seeks Requests for Speakers
    The Ventura County civil grand jury’s speakers’ bureau and outreach program welcomes speaker requests from service organizations, teachers, librarians and community groups.
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  • December 2, 2014
    [San Joaquin County] Grand jury: City in line with disposal of ‘surplus’
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  • November 30, 2014
    Sacramento County grand jury seeks applicants to provide needed oversight
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This organization is composed of current and former grand jurors from throughout the state. It is dedicated to promoting the understanding of the unique practices of grand juries in California and to educating the public and prospective grand jurors about the beneficial oversight function of this system.

For a brief overview of the California grand jury system, SEE the 4 1/2 minute VIDEO -Agents of Change and READ our concise 50-page booklet - The California Grand Jury System.  

To watch a 60 second Public Service Announcement from Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom - Click here

Our website has been redesigned to make it more “User Friendly.”  Run your mouse over the menu tabs on top to find subjects that reflect your interest in our association.  More popular menu items are on the left-hand side.

The website has links to many useful sites related to grand jury business. There are links to all County Grand Juries that maintain their own sites. Most of these contain current and earlier grand jury reports and responses.

There are also other useful links to sites that, for example, provide access to all California Codes, the status of current legislation and much more.

CGJA is divided into three geographical regions.  Click here to find your county’s region. Click on Chapters to see if there is a CGJA Chapter in your county.

To contact us, visit the Officers & Directors or Committees page to help you find the person most likely to answer your inquiry. We look forward to hearing from you.

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