Crime and Forfeiture

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This report provides an overview of federal forfeiture law. It sketches the origins and general attributes of forfeiture, describes the distribution of the hundreds of millions of dollars it generates, and identifies some of the related constitutional issues.

Creator(s): Doyle, Charles
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 13, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Doyle, Charles

Senior Specialist in American Public Law

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: May 13, 2013
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United States
Description:

This report provides an overview of federal forfeiture law. It sketches the origins and general attributes of forfeiture, describes the distribution of the hundreds of millions of dollars it generates, and identifies some of the related constitutional issues.

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92 pages.

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Resource Type: Report
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