July 31, 2019
New statutes prohibit police officers from seizing property for suspected drug crimes without first obtaining a conviction or plea agreement.
June 20, 2019
Overly broad morals clauses can create a barrier to gainful employment.
June 7, 2019
Measure passed unanimously by state legislature automates the process of expunging criminal records.
May 22, 2019
H.R. 2538 would establish a Child Safety Account (CSA) program in the District of Columbia.
May 21, 2019
Colorado has enacted a law eliminating pretrial bail for cases involving minor offenses.
April 8, 2019
High state occupational licensing barriers are associated with prisoners re-offending
April 4, 2019
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
The legislation would provide immunity from civil lawsuits by the perpetrators of violent crimes.
March 18, 2019
'Red Flag' laws raise concerns about constitutional rights