Sessions Faces Tough Questions on Civil Forfeiture, a Practice That Needs Sweeping Reform


Amid headline-grabbing exchanges on Russia and sanctuary cities, Attorney General Jeff Sessions faced tough questions on civil asset forfeiture at Wednesday’s Senate Judiciary Committee oversight hearing. Sens. Mike Lee, R-Utah, and Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., both voiced their concerns over abusive forfeiture practices and Sessions’ July order reinvigorating the highly controversial adoptive forfeiture program, which undercuts state…




Sessions Faces Tough Questions on Civil Forfeiture, a Practice That Needs Sweeping Reform
Sessions Faces Tough Questions on Civil Forfeiture, a Practice That Needs Sweeping Reform

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