What the DOJ Revival of Civil Forfeiture Laws Means for Pennsylvania

The practice of civil forfeiture practice has sparked controversy nationwide due to a series of documented abuses, and such policies have led to important legal battles and legislative changes here in Pennsylvania. This past summer, however, Attorney General Jeff Sessions called for a reinstatement of an old civil asset forfeiture policy. Under the DOJ’s new agenda, the future of local civil forfeiture is anything but certain. Continue reading “What the DOJ Revival of Civil Forfeiture Laws Means for Pennsylvania”