Definitions for "Prosecuting Attorney"
A government official who conducts criminal prosecutions on behalf of the state. He defends the state's interests.
A public officer who prosecutes criminal cases for the state. Also called the district attorney, or DA.
The attorney who represents the government's side in a criminal case (usually called a district attorney).
Keywords:  conviction, merely, justice, seek, duty
a representative of the state, and his duty is to seek justice, not merely to secure a conviction