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Education
May 22, 2019
Congress Considers D.C. Child Safety Account Bill
H.R. 2538 would establish a Child Safety Account (CSA) program in the District of Columbia.
Criminal Justice
May 21, 2019
Colorado Eliminates Bail for Petty Crimes
Colorado has enacted a law eliminating pretrial bail for cases involving minor offenses.
Law
April 4, 2019
Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Advances in Michigan Legislature
Proposed law would require probable cause for civil asset forfeiture
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Criminal Justice
March 21, 2019
Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Under Consideration in Texas Legislature
Texas’ current civil asset forfeiture laws are rated among the worst in the nation.
Law
March 19, 2019
Indiana House Passes Self-Defense Lawsuit-Immunity Bill
The legislation would provide immunity from civil lawsuits by the perpetrators of violent crimes.
Criminal Justice
March 18, 2019
State Legislators Concerned about Constitutional Rights in Firearms Regulation
'Red Flag' laws raise concerns about constitutional rights

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Criminal Justice
May 22, 2019
By Joe Barnett
H.R. 2538 would establish a Child Safety Account (CSA) program in the District of Columbia.
May 21, 2019
By Sarah Quinlan
Colorado has enacted a law eliminating pretrial bail for cases involving minor offenses.
April 4, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
Proposed law would require probable cause for civil asset forfeiture
March 21, 2019
Texas’ current civil asset forfeiture laws are rated among the worst in the nation.
March 19, 2019
By Ashley Herzog
The legislation would provide immunity from civil lawsuits by the perpetrators of violent crimes.
March 18, 2019
By Sarah Quinlan
'Red Flag' laws raise concerns about constitutional rights
March 13, 2019
By Jeff Reynolds
civil asset forfeiture laws allow the police to confiscate property
March 4, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
DOJ reverses its 2011 opinion that the law applies only to sports betting
February 15, 2019
By Joe Barnett
Voters in Washington State approved a ballot measure that imposes restrictions on firearms ownership, including raising the minimum age to purchase semiautomatic rifles from 18 to 21 years.
January 17, 2019
By Sarah Quinlan
One of the largest reforms of the federal criminal justice system in generations is now law.