Hello, my question related to the state of ohio and unlawful disclosure of grand jury transcripts and subpoena responses. A rule 6(e) violation of the federal rules of criminal procedure. Background: A plaintiff in a civil case has a private police force that has all of the powers of a traditional police force. This is not a security force but an actual police department. This police force conducts a criminal investigation (including using the grand jury to issue subpoenas to various financial institutions) on behalf of a private corporation with the intent of obtaining an indictment in state court. The police investigator receives the subpoena responses from the grand jury as part of the criminal investigation. Later, and due to potential misconduct the state issues a no prosecution statement and declines to pursue any indictments. Then, the police investigator takes the confidential grand jury materials and provides them to private civil counsel without a court order or otherwise permission of any kind and uses that information for the basis of their civil complaint. This information included private financial information and other information not available without subpoena. Because of this, defendants have been materially Prejudiced and damaged defending an action that was not entered into in good faith. In addition, the merits of the case are flawed as there are no damages to the plaintiff. I have two questions. 1.) Has a crime been committed here and by who? 2.) Are the defendants entitled to sanctions as a result of the actions of the plaintiff?
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