Moving the CHEEZO

The ethics issue I wrote about in my last blog, which resulted in the shutdown of the highly successful CHEEZO Investigations Unit, has been resolved by the entirely predictable expedient of moving CHEEZO out of the JeffCo DA's Office.

Left unresolved is serious the policy question which led to its shutdown -- whether attorneys should have a role in advising and overseeing covert investigations by law enforcement officials or private investigators, and that's a shame.

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