Indictment

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As defined in the Criminal Procedure Law, an indictment is "a written accusation by a grand jury . . . filed with a superior court, which charges one or more defendants with the commission of one or more offenses, at least one of which is a crime, and which serves as a basis for prosecution thereof."[1]

References[edit]

  1. Criminal Procedure Law § 1.20 (2).