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by Cal Trask
Mon Mar 08, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Public Interest and Government
Topic: I'm a Public Defender AMA
Replies: 132
Views: 44686

Re: I'm a Public Defender AMA

Whoops, was quoting the wrong person there.
by Cal Trask
Mon Mar 08, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Public Interest and Government
Topic: I'm a Public Defender AMA
Replies: 132
Views: 44686

Re: I'm a Public Defender AMA

Is there a specific CO office you’d like to know about? Your experience will vary somewhat depending on whether you’re in a metro or rural office.
by Cal Trask
Tue Aug 04, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: Public Interest and Government
Topic: LRAP/IBR/PSLF. How does it work? Let's find out!
Replies: 192
Views: 54726

Re: LRAP/IBR/PSLF. How does it work? Let's find out!

Because people don't want 1) debt following them for 20-15 years (I can't remember which it is now), and/or 2) to pay the taxes on what gets forgiven. I mean, I can see why people do it (and if PSLF fails maybe I will, too), but it's not perfect at all. 20 or 25 years depending on the program, but ...
by Cal Trask
Wed Feb 27, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Public Interest and Government
Topic: I'm a Public Defender AMA
Replies: 132
Views: 44686

Re: I'm a Public Defender AMA

Got an offer for the summer from my "dream" PD office in yesterday's mail and accepted. How was your 2L student practitioner summer? Any tips, suggestions, do's and do not's? There are a couple student practitioners at the PD office I intern at now, I just want to see what other people have to say....
by Cal Trask
Wed May 16, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Public Interest and Government
Topic: I'm a Public Defender AMA
Replies: 132
Views: 44686

Re: I'm a Public Defender AMA

To trail off of Borhas's post, I can maybe try to answer questions about the Colorado hiring process, having somewhat recently gone through it myself. I don't think the process has fundamentally changed in the last few years though. Bump for this. Do you like your placement? What was the applicatio...
by Cal Trask
Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Public Interest and Government
Topic: I'm a Public Defender AMA
Replies: 132
Views: 44686

Re: I'm a Public Defender AMA

To trail off of Borhas's post, I can maybe try to answer questions about the Colorado hiring process, having somewhat recently gone through it myself.

I don't think the process has fundamentally changed in the last few years though.