Prosecutorial Ethics and Victims' Rights: The Prosecutor's Duty of Neutrality

21 Pages Posted: 3 Nov 2008  

Bennett L. Gershman

Pace University - School of Law

Date Written: 2005

Abstract

In recent years, enhanced legal protections for victims has caused victims to become increasingly involved in the criminal justice process, often working closely with prosecutors. In this Article, Professor Gershman analyzes the potential challenges to prosecutors' ethical duties that victims' participation may bring and suggests appropriate responses.

Suggested Citation

Gershman, Bennett L., Prosecutorial Ethics and Victims' Rights: The Prosecutor's Duty of Neutrality (2005). Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 9, 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1292887

Bennett L. Gershman (Contact Author)

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