As an elected official the prosecutor must answer to the voters 2 US attorneys

As an elected official the prosecutor must answer to

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1. As an elected official, the prosecutor must answer to the voters 2. U.S. attorneys are appointed by the president and approved by the Senate b. Prosecutorial Politics 1. The prosecutor may be part of the political machine 2. The post of prosecutor is a stepping stone to higher political pressures and are also subject to community pressures
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