United States District Court

Northern District Of Illinois

Local Criminal Rules

LCrR6.1. Chief Judge to Supervise Grand Jury

The chief judge shall supervise the operations of the grand jury, including empaneling and charging each grand jury at the commencement of its term, providing whatever services it may require, including a convenient place for its deliberations, entering all appropriate orders it requests, and discharging it upon completion of its deliberations or at the end of its term. All matters pertaining to grand juries shall be heard by the chief judge or his or her designee.