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A Modest Proposal on Asset Forfeiture

Fenster writes: I don’t know if you have followed the issue of asset forfeiture in these United States. ┬áIt is a situation that smells something rotten. You may know that the law often allows police or other authorities to keep … Continue reading

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UR Explainer: Kaley v. United States

Blowhard, Esq. writes: In the Washington Post, George Will highlights one of the more rotten fruits of this country’s War on Drugs — the government’s use and abuse of civil forfeiture laws. Under these “laws,” the government is authorized to … Continue reading

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