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Arkansas Senate Unanimously Approves A Conviction Requirement For Asset Forfeiture

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Arkansas Senate Unanimously Approves A Conviction Requirement For Asset Forfeiture

Arkansas Senate Unanimously Approves A Conviction Requirement For Asset Forfeiture

Some more good news about asset forfeiture comes our way, courtesy of Lauren Krisai. It appears the Arkansas senate overwhelmingly agrees the abusive state of forfeiture it oversees cannot continue. The state senate unanimously passed an asset forfeiture reform bill that would institute a conviction requirement for seized assets, preventing law enforcement from policing for profit.

The bill would basically outlaw civil asset forfeiture in its current form, replacing it with criminal asset forfeiture. And it would prevent cops from using rinky-dink criminal charges to take property away from state residents.

There shall be no civil judgment under this subchapter and no property shall be forfeited unless the person from whom the property is seized is convicted of a felony offense that related to the property being seized and that ...

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