CRACK DOWN ON TAX-RELATED IDENTITY THEFT

We invite you to cosponsor the Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Prevention Act of 2015.
Tax-related identity theft – it’s an evolving criminal activity that targets innocent taxpayers nationwide and robs the Treasury of billions of dollars every year.

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Criminal Justice Reform Requires Commitment to the 6th Amendment (v. 4)

Countless studies and commissions have consistently found that more than 50 years after the U.S. Supreme Court’s seminal decision in Gideon v. Wainwright, which held that the 6th Amendment of the US Constitution requires states to provide counsel for indigent defendants in criminal cases and juveniles in delinquency proceedings, that state and local governments have struggled to satisfy this mandate.

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