Elections and Pro-Prosecutor Culture

5 Pages Posted: 17 May 2021

Date Written: May 13, 2021


The 2020 presidential election and campaign leading up to it was unique and historic for a veritable panoply of reasons. Perhaps one of the most momentous events of the campaign season was then Democratic nominee Joe Biden announcing his choice of vice-presidential nominee, Kamala Harris. As the first woman, Black, and Asian American vice-presidential nominee and, eventual, vice president, Harris has already become something larger than her own self — a symbol of hope for the many Americans and others around the world who have been waiting for more diverse people in the highest levels of American government.

Suggested Citation

Romero, Maybell, Elections and Pro-Prosecutor Culture (May 13, 2021). Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Forthcoming, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3845770 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3845770

Maybell Romero (Contact Author)

Tulane University Law School ( email )

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New Orleans, LA 70118
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