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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

WATCH: Justice Department to identify alleged hackers in Yahoo security breach

The U.S. government is planning to accuse at least four people, including a Canadian and Russians, of stealing the personal information of hundreds of millions of Yahoo users, sources told ABC News......»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMar 15th, 2017

Assembly elections 2017: BJP "stealing" elections in Goa, Manipur, says Chidambaram

Former FM says a party which comes second has "no right" to form the government.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 13th, 2017

Forces loyal to Libya government retake oil ports

Exports threatened amid fears the country is sliding towards full-scale civil war.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 8th, 2017

Government watchdog says fraudsters stole nearly $2 billion from Medicaid in 2016

Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesNearly 1,600 fraudsters were caught stealing $1.9 billion from Medicaid in 2016, a government watchdog reported Monday. State-run Medicaid Fraud Control Units (MFCU) investigated and prosecuted the criminals defrauding Medicai.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 6th, 2017

Trump Aides" Effort to Stop Leaks Creates Unease Among Civil Servants

Trump, who has been infuriated by some news reports of government dysfunction, has expressed his intention to prevent unauthorized disclosures to the media......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 3rd, 2017

Centre likely to take final call on Andhra-Telangana asset dispute

BS ReporterHyderabad, 20 February: The much delayed meeting on the division of assets of the government institutes and entities listed in the 10th Schedule of Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act 2014 was held in Delhi on Monday. While.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 20th, 2017

Flint water crisis: Report says 'systemic racism' played role - CNN

CNNFlint water crisis: Report says 'systemic racism' played roleCNN(CNN) A government-appointed civil rights commission in Michigan says .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 19th, 2017

A Civil War For Control Of The US Government Has Erupted Between "The Deep State" And Donald Trump

A Civil War For Control Of The US Government Has Erupted Between "The Deep State" And Donald Trump.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 16th, 2017

Jeff Sessions And The Thuggery Of Asset Forfeiture

One of the unfortunate features of Washington is that people often wind up in places that bring out their .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 13th, 2017

Government’s single biggest asset is $1T in student debt; Fed government failed its own audit. Again

Government’s single biggest asset is $1T in student debt; Fed government failed its own audit. Again.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 8th, 2017

Trump jokes with sheriffs about destroying a Texas legislator"s career over asset forfeiture

Trump jokes with sheriffs about destroying a Texas legislator"s career over asset forfeiture.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 7th, 2017