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Trump Admin Pushing in Wrong Direction, Doubles Down on Gov’t-Sanctioned Theft

Daniel Mitchell, CNS News

One can only imagine how Jefferson, Madison, Mason, et al, must be rolling in their graves as they contemplate the disgusting practice of civil asset forfeiture, which basically allows agents of the government in the modern era to steal property from people who have not been convicted of any crime. I’m not joking. Even worse, government agencies are allowed to profit from this form of theft, creating a terrible incentive for abuse.