Attorney general

Description
The office responsible for representing the government in criminal or civil cases. The office may have various names, including the public prosecutor, or prosecutor general.

Categories
Executive

Keywords
prosecutor; prosecutor general; public prosecutor

Survey Questions
Does the constitution provide for an attorney general or public prosecutor responsible for representing the government in criminal or civil cases?
Who is involved in the nomination of the attorney general?
Who is involved in the approval of the attorney general?
What are the details of the process for selecting the attorney general?
What is the maximum term length for the attorney general?
What restrictions are in place regarding the number of terms the attorney general may serve?
What is the minimum age limit for eligibility to serve as attorney general?
What additional restrictions does the constitution place on becoming the attorney general?

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