Law Reviews & Publications on Misconduct

Office of Professional Responsibility News, Main Justice.

"Misconduct at the Justice Department - USA TODAY Investigation" - An ongoing investigation by USA TODAY of criminal cases across the nation in which federal judges found that prosecutors broke the rules.

Joel B. Rudin, Taking Prosecutorial Misconduct 'Unseriously': Brady Violations and The Myth of Professional Accountability, The Champion (December 2012)

"Prosecutors Seldom Punished for Misconduct," by John R. Emshwiller and Evan Perez, The Wall Street Journal, October 4, 2010.

Judith B. Wish, The United States Department of Justice's Office of Professional Responsibility 

Kathleen M. Ridolfi & Maurice Possley, Preventable Error: A Report on Prosecutorial Misconduct 1997-2009, Northern California Innocence Project, Santa Clara University School of Law (2010)

Works from Cardozo Law Review Symposium - New Perspectives on Brady and Other Disclosure Obligations: What Really Works? (2010)

Malia Brink, A Pendulum Swung Too Far: Why the Supreme Court Must Place Limits on Prosecutorial Immunity, 4 Charleston L. Rev. 1 (2009)

Bruce A. Green, Regulating Federal Prosecutors: Let There Be Light, The Yale Law Journal (2009)

American Bar Association, Crossing the Line: Responding to Prosecutorial Misconduct (2008)

James K. Robinson, Restoring Public Confidence in the Fairness of the Department of Justice’s Criminal Justice Function, 2-2 Harv. L. Pol’y Rev. 237 (2008)

Bennett L. Gershman, Litigating Brady v. Maryland: Games Prosecutors Play, 57 Case W. Res. L. Rev. 13 (2007)

Peter J. Henning, Prosecutorial Misconduct And Constitutional Remedies, 77-3 Wash. U. L.Q. 713 (1999)

Richard A. Rosen, Disciplinary Sanctions Against Prosecutors for Brady Violations: A Paper Tiger, North Carolina Law Review (1987)

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