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ABA Section of Litigation Annual Conference, April 16 – 18, 2008: Crossing the Line: Responding to Prosecutorial Misconduct 1 Crossing the Line: Responding to Prosecutorial Misconduct INTRODUCTION Among lawyers, a prosecutor is in a unique position. Normally a lawyer is free to—indeed, expected to—zealously advocate on behalf of his or her client. Prosecutors, however, are not simply advocates for the government. They are also ministers of justice whose aim is not to “win a case, but that justice...

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