4What does it mean for prosecutors to seek justice? How independent should prosecutors be in endeavoring to seek justice? And how should their professional independence be secured? These fundamennta questions lie beneath the surface of the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Garcetti v. Ceballos, 126 S. Ct. 1951 (2006). The case arose out of a lawsuit filed by Richard Ceballos, a deputy district attorney, against District Attorney Gil Garcetti and two supervisors in the Los Angeles District...