Prosecutor has both the duty to bring about just conviction and to refrain from bringing about unjust conviction.
April 11, 2011
Prosecutor’s duty is not only to use every legitimate means to bring about a just conviction, but to refrain from improper methods calculated to produce a wrongful conviction.
Berger v. United States, 55 S.Ct. 629 (1935)
Suggested by David F. Herr, Partner; Maslon Edelman Borman & Brand, LLP; Minneapolis, MN