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prosecuting attorney

noun attorney general, district attorney, government attorney, people's attorney, prosecution, prosecutor, public prosecutor, state's attorney, U.S. attorney
Associated concepts: criminal law
See also: district attorney, prosecutor
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Farina, prosecuting attorney John Tanner asserted that the "infallible word of God" mandates capital punishment.
27, 2012, the office atmosphere changed after Lin filed to run against Lee for the top prosecuting attorney job in June 2009.
But the prosecuting attorney was apprised that an apology wasn't going to happen.
He served as prosecuting attorney in some cases and as defense counsel in others, developing his legal skills and, in the process, finding his calling.
Now, nearly two months afterward, the Pittsville County, Virginia, prosecuting attorney has decided not to charge her in the shooting, telling the Register & Bee, "It was self-defense.
Also, the Greene County prosecuting attorney provided a letter of immunity for volunteers involved in the investigations.
At the launch of a public awareness campaign regarding trafficking in persons, Prosecuting Attorney Garcia Paragsingh said several incidents involving Chinese immigrants claiming to be victims have come to the attention of police and the judicial authorities.
Last month the Westminster prosecuting attorney decided to drop charges against Ken Gonzales, who was charged in December with disorderly conduct for having the words "F--your Bush" rubbed into the grime on the back of his Jeep.
Other elected county officials include the assessor, auditor, treasurer, coroner, clerk, sheriff, and prosecuting attorney.
Murnion, a prosecuting attorney from rural Garfield County, fall into that category and are by far, the two most compelling stories in this book.
City/Region: Paul Frasier is the prosecuting attorney in the trial against two men charged in the fire that killed three firefighters at Farwest Truck and Auto Supply in Coos Bay.
Police were alerted by her mother who followed the youngster to the Extended Stay of America Hotel in Madison Heights from her home in Michigan, said Kimberly Brown, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for Oakland County.