Multiple Legislators Looking To Neutralize AG Sessions’ Rollback Of Federal Forfeiture Reforms
Source: Tech Dirt
“Asset forfeiture is coming back, too. Sessions has opened the federal loophole closed by his predecessor, allowing local agencies to give the finger to legislators and the people they serve as they bypass local reform efforts and cash in on other people’s property. Sessions appeared to bethis close to visible arousal when discussing the return of the Federal Forfeiture Loophole during a law enforcement conference in Alabama.
“I love that program,” Sessions said. “We had so much fun doing that, taking drug dealers’ money and passing it out to people trying to put drug dealers in jail. What’s wrong with that?” . . . Read Complete Report
Dig a Little DEEPER: 8/29/2017: Back to the Future: Sessions Reinstates Forfeiture ripoffs