This process must be stopped its totally unconstitutional.
Yes, this must be corralled immediately. Obama and his administrative abused many citizens who were never charged but lost their life’s work.
Rand Paul Introduces Effort to Halt Unreasonable Property Seizures
March 30, 2017
(Matthew Boyer, Liberty Headlines) A potentially groundbreaking justice reform has been submitted in Congress, which could dramatically change how law enforcement and prosecutors treat the rights of those they accuse.
Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) recently introduced legislation to overhaul the Department of Justice’s civil asset forfeiture capabilities. Paul introduced the Fifth Amendment Integrity Restoration Act (FAIR) with Rep. Tim Walberg (R-Mich.) as an effort to reign in the DOJ’s abuse of the practice. For those unfamiliar with the process, civil asset forfeiture is different from criminal asset forfeiture in that it doesn’t require the conviction of a criminal act. The federal government collected a total of $4.5 billion via civil asset forfeiture procedures in 2014 alone.
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