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Attorney: Philadelphia is 'Ground Zero' For Civil Asset Forfeiture

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Darpana Sheth, senior attorney for the Institute for Justice, spoke with Rich Zeoli on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT to voice her opposition to civil asset forfeiture. 201 more words

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Interesting Development as Nebraska Now Joins Other States to Prevent Civil Forfeiture without Conviction

Earlier this year…Nebraska joined other states in creating laws that prevent civil forfeiture without conviction of certain crimes but does not include conviction of animal cruelty…Would have to be prescribed by the law itself or the civil forfeiture of animals will come to an end. 1,283 more words

Money for bone-marrow donors? Company says yes; feds say no

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Doug Grant says his new company, Hemeos, can save lives. But a proposed change in federal regulations could make his business a criminal enterprise. 988 more words

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Texas brewers' legal victory significant for more than obvious reasons

This week, Texas craft brewers claimed something rare for their industry in this state. They won a legal victory.

The drama began three years ago with what was then known as… 788 more words