civil asset forfeiture

Congress Must Reform Civil Asset Forfeiture Laws

This op-ed was originally published at The Hill on February 22, 2017. Russ Caswell’s experience with civil asset forfeiture was “nothing more than an extortion plot.” The Tewksbury Police Department seized Motel Caswell, which his…


Appearance on Fox Business’ “Making Money”

Earlier this evening, I appeared on Fox Business’ Making Money to discuss civil asset forfeiture, the process by which the government can take property without ever arresting, charging, or convicting someone of a crime. I…