POLITICS
08/05/2013 08:56 am ET Updated Oct 05, 2013

Sarah Stillman: The Use And Abuse Of Civil Forfeiture

300 year old statue of Lady Justice overseeing the Well of Justice  at Frankfurts Roemer Square / Germany
300 year old statue of Lady Justice overseeing the Well of Justice at Frankfurts Roemer Square / Germany

Under civil forfeiture, Americans who haven’t been charged with wrongdoing can be stripped of their cash, cars, and even homes. Is that all we’re losing?

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