Grand Juries New Tool Against Witness Intimidation In PhiladelphiaRight now, terrified witnesses are required to appear in open court to testify at preliminary hearings. But a rule change means the DA’s office can instead have witnesses testify in secret before grand juries to establish whether there is enough evidence to bring a suspect to trial in felony cases where witness intimidation is a concern.

More From CBS Philly

Best Philly-Area Hiking Trails
Sign Up Now!
Taz Goes Big!

Listen Live