Category Archives: Asset Forfeiture

It is commonly understood that, in the United States, you cannot be punished for a crime until you have either entered a guilty plea or been convicted after a trial. However, in the case of civil asset forfeiture, it possible … Continue reading

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The state of Illinois – just like many states in the country – maintains a civil asset forfeiture statute. This law allows law enforcement officials to seize and take possession of any property that they suspect is tied to illegal … Continue reading

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