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Research Director of the Independence Institute.

Adjunct Professor of Advanced Constitutional Law, Denver University, Sturm College of Law.

Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute.

Trustee, Anne S.K. Brown Military History Collection at the Brown University Library.

Adjunct Professor of Law, New York University, 1998-99. Course syllabus.

Website producer, MaryLinks.


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Former Assistant Attorney General, State of Colorado, Hazardous and solid waste enforcement.

University of Michigan Law School, J.D. magna cum laude. Contributing Editor, Michigan Law Review.

Brown University, B.A. in History with Highest Honors. National Geographic Society Prize for best History thesis.

NRA-certified instructor for Pistol and for Personal Protection. NRA-qualified Distinguished Expert rating for Handgun.


Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (Life member), Mariological Society of America, National Rifle Association (Benefactor member).

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