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Joe Peters
Works at IRS Office of Chief Counsel
Attended The George Washington University Law School
Lived in Denver, CO
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The latest and greatest analysis of what's going on in constitutional criminal procedure:
http://www.harvardlawreview.org/issues/125/november11/index.php

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Ever since a certain local prosecutor here in Colorado displayed such abuse, I've wondered whether any sort of law governs prosecutorial discretion on this question. I can't wait to see an opinion here:

http://sentencing.typepad.com/sentencing_law_and_policy/2011/11/us-judge-prosecutors-overcharged-ex-pa-sen-fumo-in-137-count-corruption-case.html
Blog Owner. Douglas A. Berman; Robert J. Watkins/Procter & Gamble Professor of Law; Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University; Email Me; Web Profile & Disclosure; Recent Scholarship; ...
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Does the routine use of eyewitnesses in American criminal cases contribute to trials that put innocent people behind bars, even on death row? The evidence suggests that it does.
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Blog Owner. Douglas A. Berman; Robert J. Watkins/Procter & Gamble Professor of Law; Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University; Email Me; Web Profile & Disclosure; Recent Scholarship; ...
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Blog Owner. Douglas A. Berman; Robert J. Watkins/Procter & Gamble Professor of Law; Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University; Email Me; Web Profile & Disclosure; Recent Scholarship; ...
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Yep
For all the disappointment (or just low expectations confirmed) about the Obama administration and the drug war, especially with the current crack-downs
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Introduction
From libertarian activist to GOP strategist to ... tax lawyer.  How did I end up here?
Education
  • The George Washington University Law School
    2007 - 2010
  • University of Colorado at Boulder
    Economics, 2003 - 2004
  • Georgetown University
    Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems (via The Fund for American Studies), 2002 - 2002
  • American University
    American Politics (via Washington Semester Program), 2002 - 2002
  • Colorado College
    Political Science, 1999 - 2002
  • Leadership Program of the Rockies
    2005 - 2006
  • RNC Campaign Management College
    2005 - 2005
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Work
Occupation
"Federal tax litigation attorney"
Employment
  • IRS Office of Chief Counsel
    Attorney, 2010 - present
  • DOJ Criminal Division, Organized Crime & Racketeering Section
    Intern, 2009 - 2009
  • IRS Office of Chief Counsel
    Intern, 2009 - 2009
  • Fairfax Circuit Court, Virginia
    Intern, 2008 - 2008
  • Court of Special Appeals, Maryland
    Intern, 2008 - 2008
  • Starbucks
    Barista, 2007 - 2008
  • Colorado State Senate, Republican Caucus
    Policy Director, 2007 - 2007
  • Various 527 committees
    Projects Director, 2005 - 2006
  • Colorado State Senate, Republican Caucus
    Policy & Research Specialist, 2006 - 2006
  • Colorado State Senate, Republican Caucus
    Legislative Analyst, 2005 - 2005
  • South Dakota Victory (John Thune for U.S. Senate)
    Deputy Field Director, Western Region, 2004 - 2004
  • Bob Shaffer for U.S. Senate
    Personal Aide to the Congressman, 2004 - 2004
  • Colorado State Senate, Republican Caucus
    Intern, 2003 - 2004
  • Colorado Republican Committee
    El Paso County Field Staff, 2002 - 2002
  • Americans for Tax Reform
    Intern, 2002 - 2002
  • Brookings Institute, Center for Urban & Metropolitan Policy
    Intern, 2002 - 2002
  • El Pomar Foundation
    Intern, 2001 - 2001
  • Citizens Project
    Intern, 2000 - 2001
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Previously
Denver, CO - Colorado Springs, CO - Lafayette, CO - Fort Collins, CO - Rapid City, SD - Arlington, VA - Washington, DC - Huntington, VA
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