This is why the right to trial by jury is so important.
The ability of an assembly of whoever couldn’t get off to say that the law is stupid.
Prediction: the criminal
justice system will put even more pressure on the accused to agree to a plea deal so that prosecutors don’t have to risk going before a jury.
Some enterprising state legislators need to put forth a law that says that if a jury vetos a case in this way, the prosecutor (and all other involved government employees for the prosecution) in question is automatically fired and barred from all future government employment.