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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

U.S. News

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

Opinion

Syria: US Airstrikes Kill At Least 73 People - Including 11 Children

Today media sources reported that the US will not pause airstrikes in Syria despite appeals from opposition activists after what appears to be the worst US-caused civilian casualty disaster of the war against the Islamic State. 1,304 more words

USA

Highway Robbery

The Institute for Justice wins another important case! Do you know who commits the worst crimes in America today? The government!

Yes, that is the truth. 158 more words

Lifestyle

So what happened to "livin' right and bein' free"?

Here’s an e-mail I got today from Scott Bullock with the Institute for Justice. You gotta love what the IJ does — and they don’t fool around. 294 more words

Fear Your Government

Victory Over the IRS: IRS Returns N.C. Man’s Entire Life Savings After Seizing It Through Civil Forfeiture - John Kramer

Arlington, Va.—It is a major victory for the individual against the seemingly all-powerful IRS. In a single-page letter, sent this morning by fax, the IRS agreed to return a North Carolina convenience store owner’s entire life savings. 39 more words

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