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J. Pepper Bryars: While the Supreme Court deliberates, Alabama should shine...

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The U.S. Supreme Court recently signaled that it’s ready to limit the government’s power to confiscate things like cars, houses, and cash that prosecutors...

Alabama Appleseed files amicus brief to rein in civil asset forfeiture...

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Alabama Appleseed — a non-profit, non-partisan organization whose mission is to work to achieve justice and equity for all Alabamians —  joined a diverse group of twelve...

State Senate votes to reform controversial practice of civil asset forfeiture

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The Alabama Senate on Wednesday voted 25-1 to reform one of the state's most controversial practices — civil asset forfeiture. Civil asset forfeiture allows police to seize —...

Senate committee votes to end civil asset forfeiture by police

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Courts in 14 Alabama counties awarded $2.2 million to law enforcement agencies through civil asset forfeiture actions filed in 2015 – a practice some...

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