Deputy district attorneys

DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEYS. The Act of Congress of March 3, 1815, 2 Story L. U. S. 1530, authorizes and directs the district attorneys of the United States to appoint by warrant, an attorney as their substitute or deputy in all cases when necessary to sue or prosecute for the United States, in any of the state or county courts, by that act invested with certain jurisdiction, within the sphere of whose jurisdiction the said district attorneys do not themselves reside or practice; and the said substitute or deputy shall be sworn or affirmed to the faithful execution of his duty.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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(1) Teams of trained deputy district attorneys presented at schools to students, parents, and staff to educate them about bullying and cyberbullying.
He was addressing the participants at the certificate awarding ceremony of a one-week training course on Management of Civil Cases for district attorneys and deputy district attorneys from all over Pakistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan here at the Federal Judicial Academy.
Islamabad -- Supreme Court Judge Mushir Alam has urged district attorneys and deputy district attorneys to have a strong sense of responsibility and commitment towards profession and humanity.
Meanwhile, in a separate contract that already has been signed, the city has agreed to hire Lane County deputy district attorneys to prosecute cases in municipal court.
Los Angeles Deputy District Attorneys David Walgren and Deborah Brazil made the request to keep the records private in court papers, expressing that the case had already received 'significant, unrelenting media attention'.
Highlighting the reason why decisions in the civil cases more often come against the government including the public sector organizations such as corporations, he said it is noticed that the law officers including the district attorneys/ deputy district attorneys are given proper instructions in the case in question but they are not provided with "the facts" about the case
Even with such indictments, however, deputy district attorneys take few cases to trial.
Wesley conducted a meeting with deputy district attorneys Mara McIlvain and Frances Young together with Jon's defense attorneys Donald Marks, Anthony Brooklier and Leonard Levin in his chambers, reports
In addition to having stronger cases because of the DNA, these factors--criminal history, plus more than one case pending--gave deputy district attorneys greater leverage in getting a plea to the top charge.
Attorneys/ Deputy District Attorneys from all over Pakistan including Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan participated in the course.

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