Prosecutor

The prosecutor is the chief legal representative of the prosecution in countries with either the common law adversarial system, or the civil law inquisitorial system. The prosecution is the legal party responsible for presenting the case in a criminal trial against an individual accused of breaking the law.

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Larisa Miculet - Career - Law Career
... as Ambassador, Larisa Miculet was the highest-ranking woman in the Public Prosecutor's Office and headed the International Cooperation and European Integration Department ... the Department of Financial and Economic investigations in the Public Prosecutor’s Office ... She started at the Public Prosecutor’s Office in 1979 and since then, held various senior posts in the General Prosecutor’s Office and local prosecutor’s branches ...
Saeed Mortazavi - Career and Actions - Deputy Prosecutor-general
... On 31 August 2009, Mortazavi was demoted to deputy prosecutor-general - "one of six deputies for prosecutor-general Gholam-Hossein Mohseni-Eje'i" - by the new judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadeq Larijani ... Observers disagree over whether the post was a promotion to "deputy to the nation's top prosecutor," with "a fancy title and protection from future legal action," or "a demotion ...
Special Tribunal For Lebanon - Investigations
... The Prosecutor continues the investigation carried out by the United Nations International Independent Investigation Commission ... In conducting the investigation, the Prosecutor, will obtain statements from witnesses, collect evidence and conduct onsite investigations ... In carrying out these tasks, the Prosecutor shall, as appropriate, work in cooperation with the relevant Lebanese authorities ...
Harry Haffner
... He graduated in law in 1926 and worked as a prosecutor ... In 1934, he was appointed a prosecutor in Celle, in 1936 he was appointed senior prosecutor to the Prosecutor General of Kassel and in 1938, he was a representative of ... On 1st January 1944, Haffner became the General Prosecutor of Katowice in occupied Poland where the Auschwitz concentration camp fell within his remit – he visited ...
Prosecutor - Private Prosecution
... However, privately funded prosecutors constituted a significant element of the state criminal justice system throughout the nineteenth century ... The use of a private prosecutor was incorporated into the common law of Virginia and is still permitted there ... Private prosecutors were also used in North Carolina as late as 1975 ...