Tupac's life experience and poetry can provide an important lesson for lawyers who are contemplating a career as prosecutors. In popular culture Tupac's name is often connected with violence but his poetry gives context the music he wrote later in life. His poetry shows the compassionate and empathetic side of Tupac and just how thoughtful he really was. Prosecutors often draw conclusions about defendants based on limited information. Tupac's experience and poetry provides a perfect example of how someone can be misjudged based on limited information. Also, Tupac's work can provide lawyers who are often from privileged backgrounds with a perspective into how poverty and conflict can shape a person.