Profit or justice? DOJ To Resume Civil Asset Forfeiture

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[Editor’s Note]

This is highly disturbing because it allows police officers to keep civil assets even if the person is ruled INNOCENT.  This is pure corruption!

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Source: RT
March 31, 2016

The Department of Justice will restart one of its most controversial programs after suspending it last year. The civil asset forfeiture equitable sharing program lets police officers take cash and property that they think is related to a crime – even if it isn’t. “America’s Lawyer” Mike Papantonio joins ‘News With Ed’, and notes that in 2014, police departments took more from Americans than burglars did.

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