Disciplining Prosecutors

The California State Bar has recommended disbarment for a prosecutor, John Michael Alexander, based on misconduct that included failing to disclose exculpatory materials and lying about it. Apparently, this prosecutor had prior disciplinary cases based on misconduct. This recommendation follows two other California disciplinary sanctions on prosecutors: one who was suspended for four years, and another who received a public reproval.

Three cases may not make a trend, but this may be a development worth watching. To read more, see the following: