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1 Does North Carolina have a Grand Jury 2 If yes how many

1 Does North Carolina have...
1 Does North Carolina have a Grand Jury ?
2 If yes how many members serve on this jury?
3 How many members of the Grand Jury have to agree before someone is indicted?
4 How many members are on a North Carolina petit jury?
5 How many members have to agree to get a verdict in North Carolina?
I am home schooling my grandson. We have already had to extend into the summer and now I don’t even know the answers to these questions. I tried looking them up on line with no luck. If you can give me a web site or the answers I would be very grateful.
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1. North Carolina does have grand jury hearings.
2. Grand juries have 12-18 members in North Carolina.
3. In North Carolina, 12 members are necessary to indict.

Grand Juries
http://contentdm.ncsconline.org/cgi-DANGEROUS URL REMOVED?CISOROOT=/juries&CISOPTR=181

4. A North Carolina Petit Jury has 12 members.
http://www.ncleg.net/EnactedLegislation/Statutes/PDF/ByArticle/Chapter_15A/Article_72.pdf
5. To convict, a jury must be unanimous.
http://law.onecle.com/north-carolina/15a-criminal-procedure-act/15a-1201.html

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