The special grand jury heard from a total of 75 witnesses, Willis said Tuesday. “You can’t afford to lose a case like this, right?”Prior special grand jury reports offer hints of what to expectPrior special grand jury reports have laid out a narrative of the panel’s investigation and concluded with recommendations. The 2013 special grand jury James worked with issued a roughly 80-page report, but it was only released publicly after a months-long court fight. The DeKalb County panel’s investigative summary referenced testimony and documents provided to the grand jury. For McBurney, there are only a few special grand jury examples to guide his decision-making on the report’s handling.