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What Is Equitable Sharing?

Article Source Equitable sharing is a federal program that incentivizes state and local police to bypass state-level restrictions on asset forfeiture. Both the Department of Justice and the Department of Treasury operate the program. Under the […]

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Asset Forfeiture: An Overview

Article Source Asset forfeiture is the process by which government confiscates a person’s property, generally after asserting it was involved in, or the proceeds from, a crime. Police often seize certain property as part of […]