NACDL - Suing for Prosecutorial Misconduct

Suing for Prosecutorial Misconduct

Susing for Prosecutorial Misconduct Joel B. Rudin March 2010 24 More than 33 years ago in Imbler v. Pachtman, 1 the Supreme Court laid to rest any meaningful possibility that wrongfully convicted criminal defendants might obtain money damages for prosecutorial misconduct — or so it appeared. Relyi