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Lee McGrath: Left, Right Come Together Against Civil Forfeiture

May 21, 2014


Imagine police seize your money, your car, even your house. Imagine this happens without you being convicted of a crime or even charged with one. Imagine being told you must sue to get your property back and prove you did nothing wrong while the government must prove . . . nothing. This happens thousands of times a year in states across the country. But it will soon happen less often in Minnesota. Lee McGrath of the Minnesota chapter of the Institute for Justice joins us to describe a successful bipartisan effort to reduce civil forfeiture abuse.