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The Feds Just Expanded Civil Asset Forfeiture "Laws" Nationwide

When you're a government agency, asking for a tax increase is always a hassle. As Ryan McMaken notes, for th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 19th, 2017

Civil Asset Forfeiture: Another Stealth Tax

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, When you're a government agency, asking for a tax increase is always a hassle.  For the most part, taxpayers don'.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 8th, 2017

Rand Paul Rages "Civil Asset Forfeiture Turns The American Justice System On Its Head"

Authored by Rand Paul via Rare Liberty, “Innocent until proven guilty” is the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 6th, 2017

Jeff Sessions" defense of civil asset forfeiture, annotated

Jeff Sessions" defense of civil asset forfeiture, annotated.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 19th, 2017

Government gets go-ahead to sell Iran-linked 650 Fifth

In what has been called the largest terrorism-related civil forfeiture in US history, the government can sell .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJul 3rd, 2017

Trump Won"t Lead On Civil Asset Forfeiture, So Congress Will Have To Push Him

President Trump has indicated that he's inclined to side with police on civil ass.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 17th, 2017

Civil Asset Forfeiture - Ruining Lives, While Failing To Stop Crime

Submitted by Duane via Free Market Shooter blog, Yesterday, President Trump met with the N.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 10th, 2017

Ohio Leads The Way For Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform In 2017

It’s a little over a week into 2017 and Ohio is already leading the way on civil asset forfeiture reform. On January 4th, Ohio Governor John Kasich signed legislation that wou.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 10th, 2017

Ohio Now Requires Criminal Convictions For Many Civil Forfeiture Cases

Under the legislation, HB 347, Ohio will set a new threshold for civil forfeiture. To forfeit properties valued at under $15,000, the government must first convi.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 4th, 2017

Sessions Has No Problem With Civil Asset Forfeiture -- And That"s A Problem

Trump's nominee for Attorney General, Senator Jeff Sessions, has some tro.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 3rd, 2017

One Way Trump Can Show He"s "President Of All The People"

Civil asset forfeiture law causes widespread injustice in America, hitting particularly hard at people in minority communities and the poor. There is bipartisan support for major reforms and Trump can show that he's serious about wanting to help all Ameri.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 11th, 2016

Does Criminal Intent Matter Anymore?

For those committed to criminal justice reform, issues like mandatory minimums, skyrocketing prison populations, and civil asset forfeiture are the most commonly addressed subcategories. However, there is one topic that often gets left behind: Criminal in.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 21st, 2016

–8 Questions With Kevin Holloway

'I work for a government contractor specializing in asset forfeiture investigations. In some ways it is quite similar to the process of investing'Check out Bill Nygren Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Bill Nygren (Updated on –.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusOct 4th, 2016

Justice Delayed Means City Can Continue Ripping Off Innocent People

Even though state law has clamped down on civil asset forfeiture, Albuquerque continues using it while fighting a battle in court. The first suit to force the city to obey was dismissed but now a new case has been brought with a plaintiff who undeniably h.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 9th, 2016

Putin officially calls on Russia"s military to pull out of Syria during surprise visit to base

Russia has been helping Syria's government fight its civil war since 2015, and Russian President Vladimir Putin just called his military out. Russi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

How a $20 trillion duopoly could be investing"s future

Imagine a world in which two asset managers call the shots, in which their wealth exceeds current U.S. GDP and where almost every hedge fund, government and retiree is a customer......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 4th, 2017

Outside the Box: The Republican tax plan is like buying high in the stock market, and that’s a dumb idea

Cullen Roche says smart government policy isn’t much different from smart asset allocation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 25th, 2017

Remember the 'Game of Thrones' leak? An Iranian hacker was charged with stealing HBO scripts to raise bitcoin

Mesri once worked for the Iranian government as a hacker, where he attacked nuclear software systems .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 21st, 2017

Kerala to join regional air connectivity scheme soon

The government’s regional air connectivity scheme (RCS) is set to take wings in Kerala with the State government showing interest in signing an agreement with the Ministry of Civil Aviation to prov........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 17th, 2017

Kerala to join regional airconnectivity scheme soon

The government’s regional air connectivity scheme (RCS) is set to take wings in Kerala with the State government showing interest in signing an agreement with the Ministry of Civil Aviation to prov........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 17th, 2017