This video explains it. Your property (unlike you) is guilty until proven innocent — at your expense.
Cops love this. Lawyers love this. It’s spreading.
Cars are confiscated and sold. Currency is confiscated and kept.
It’s all legal. And it’s spreading.
Then there is the DEA: “. . . in all states, police agencies can contact the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), making the case federal, and under federal law, local police departments can keep up to 80 percent of forfeiture proceeds, with the rest going to the Department of Justice.”
Now, that’s a tempting offer!
But what if they don’t charge you with buying drugs? No problem. Your car did it.
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