Your government will take $58000 dollars. Your life savings! Without bothering to charge you with a crime, mainly due to the inconvenient fact THAT YOU DIDN'T COMMIT ONE!!
Now this lady was almost criminally naive, but she met all the requirements to get her $41,000 back and the government is continuing to hold it.
That said, she was traveling with money to build a clinic in Nigeria to provide free health care to poor people, and the government STILL tried to steal her money!
Own a cab? Give a ride to a criminal? Bye-bye cab.
Governments are using Civil Asset Forfeiture as a revenue stream. It is STEALING:
There's a lot more to say on the subject of Civil Asset Forfeiture, but, for now, AG Sessions is making sure no reform is left intact.
They will steal $59,000 from you because you deposited it in the bank wrong:
They stole $4,000,000,000 in 2015!
At least Kentucky tried to cut down on the red tape by having judges pre-sign blank emergency orders... https://reason.com/2019/05/09/kent...
Just read the article... I just...can't... https://reason.com/2019/11/18/california-tried-to-fine-a-company-10000-for-ordering-blind-...