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The prosecutor is the chief legal representative of the prosecution in countries with either the common law common lawadversarial system , or the civil law civil lawinquisitorial system . The prosecution is the legal party responsible for presenting the case in a criminal trial against an individual accused of breaking the law.== Common law jurisdictions ==Prosecutors are typically lawyers who possess a triallaw degree , and are recognized as legal professionals by the court in which they... read more

Special prosecutor

A special prosecutor generally is a lawyer from outside the lawyergovernment appointed by an lawyergovernmentattorney general or, in the United States, by Congress to investigate a government official for misconduct while in office. A reasoning for such an appointment is that the governmental branch or agency may have political connections to those it might be asked to investigate. Inherently, this creates a Congressconflict of interest and a solution is to have someone from outside the... read more

Vampire Prosecutor

''Vampire Prosecutor'' () is a South Korean television series, starring Yeon Jung-hoon, Lee Won-jong, Lee Young-ah and Kim Joo-young. The crime procedural drama tells the story of a prosecutor who hides his identity of being a vampire and solves crimes with his special powers.The first season aired on cable channel OCN from October 2 to December 18, 2011 on Sundays at 23:00 for 12 episodes.The second season aired on OCN from September 9 to November 18, 2012 on Sundays at 23:00 for 11 episodes.====Guest... read more

Short Range Prosecutor

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) Short Range Prosecutor is a 7-meter, high speed launch designed to be launched from cutters, at speed, from a stern launching ramp.The Short Range Prosecutor is a rigid-hull inflatable, powered by water-jets, for intercepting and boarding suspect vessels. It mounts a radar and special shock-proof seats, and can travel at 30 knots.The refitted Island class Patrol cutters, part of the Deepwater program, were each to carry one Short Range Prosecutor. The Marine... read more

Prosecutor-General of Sweden

The Prosecutor-General of Sweden () is the department head for the Swedish Prosecution Authority responsible for the daily operations, the highest-ranked prosecutor in the country, and the only public prosecutor in the Supreme Court. The Office of the Prosecutor-General () is responsible for legal development, the agency's operations in the Supreme Court, and administrative tasks. The Legal Department of the Prosecutor-General () has an overall responsibility for the operations in the Supreme Court... read more

A Violent Prosecutor

''A Violent Prosecutor'' is a 2016 South Korean crime film directed by Lee Il-hyung, produced by Guk Su Ran and starring Hwang Jung-min, Kang Dong-won, Lee Sung-min and Park Sung-woong. It was released in South Korea on February 3, 2016 by Showbox.==Plot==Byun Jae-Wook (Hwang Jung-min), is a short-tempered prosecutor who only pursues the truth. He is notorious for his rough and tough investigations. A suspect who is a small-time criminal, under the interrogation of Byun Jae-Wook, is then found dead.... read more

Bob McCulloch (prosecutor)

Robert P. "Bob" McCulloch is the Prosecuting Attorney for St. Louis County, Missouri, a post he has held since 1991. A Democrat, he has historically had bipartisan support as a popular prosecutor and has won re-election in 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014, often unopposed but by wide margins when he has had an opponent.McCulloch was the prosecutor in the case related to the shooting of Michael Brown, which attracted considerable media attention and controversy both nationally and internationally.==Education... read more

Jo Ann Harris (federal prosecutor)

Jo Ann Harris was a federal prosecutor and the first woman to head the Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. Among other accomplishments during her tenure she created a special task force to investigate abortion clinic bombings, and was involved in the investigation of the Oklahoma City bombing. In 2000, Harris and colleague Mary Frances Harkenrider were appointed as special counsels to investigate a confrontation between government lawyers and Monica Lewinsky that contributed to the... read more

Public Prosecutor v Khong Teng Khen

Public Prosecutor v Khong Teng Khen & Anor (1976) 2 MLJ 166 is a case concerning constitutional law in Malaysia. In ''Khong Teng Khen'', it was held by the Federal Court that the Essential (Special Cases) Regulations 1975 (ESCAR) was in line with and valid under the Constitution of Malaysia. The case was heard by Lord President of the Federal Court Mohamed Suffian Mohamed Hashim and Federal Justice Wan Sulaiman, who were in the majority, with Federal Justice Ong Hock Sim who dissented.==Background==The... read more

Johnson Tan Han Seng v Public Prosecutor

''Johnson Tan Han Seng v. Public Prosecutor'' 2 MLJ 66 is a Malaysian case concerning the lapsing of a Proclamation of Emergency by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (King). The case was heard by the Federal Court, which unanimously held that the question of a Proclamation of Emergency's validity was political, not judicial, and as such the courts had no standing to decide the validity of a state of emergency.==Background==Article 150 of the Constitution permits the Agong, on the advice of the Prime Minister,... read more

Soeprapto (prosecutor)

Mr. Raden Soeprapto (27 March 1894 – 2 December 1964) was the fourth Attorney General of Indonesia. Born in Trenggalek, East Java, Soeprapto studied law in Jakarta, finding work in the legal system soon after graduating in 1920. After transferring often, in the early 1940s he had reached Pekalongan and become the head of the court for Native Indonesians. Escaping Pekalongan during Operatie Product with the help of a prisoner he had just sentenced, Soeprapto made his way to Yogyakarta and began... read more

Prosecutor Princess

''Prosecutor Princess'' () is a 2010 South Korean television series starring Kim So-yeon, Park Si-hoo, Han Jung-soo and Choi Song-hyun. It aired on SBS from March 31 to May 20, 2010 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 16 episodes.==Plot==After Ma Hye Ri passes the bar exam, she discovers that her love of fashion and dislike of overtime interferes with her ability to carry out her duties a public prosecutor. She faces opposition from contemptuous colleagues and exasperated superiors. With her... read more

State prosecutor

State prosecutor may refer to a prosecutor who works for a state government; ''see'':State Prosecutor may also be the name of a specific office, such as read more

Police prosecutor

In certain jurisdictions, police prosecutors are employed by the police, as counsel for the prosecution, to present cases in court.===Australia===In Australia, all States and Territories (other than the Australian Capital Territory) employ Police Prosecutors to work in their summary courts. These police prosecutors are almost exclusively sworn police officers who are trained to act as advocates in summary criminal prosecutions. In Western Australia the police prosecutors work in concert with that... read more

Crown Prosecutor

The Crown Prosecutor is the title given in a number of jurisdictions to the state prosecutor, the legal party responsible for presenting the case against an individual in a criminal trial. The title is commonly used in Commonwealth realms. read more


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