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Ex-IRS Atty Cops To Using Unauthorized Agency ID Card

Law360 (May 16, 2018, 3:29 PM EDT) -- A former U.S. Internal Revenue Service attorney has admitted in New Jersey federal court to possessing an unauthorized federal agency identification card and displaying it during multiple traffic stops, according to authorities.

Deon Owensby, 42, of Trenton, New Jersey, pled guilty Tuesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Leda Dunn Wettre to an information charging him with knowingly possessing an official identification card of a federal agency without authorization.

Owensby obtained an official IRS identification card, known as an IRS pocket commission, during his employment as an attorney...
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