Indiana Bill Takes on “Policing for Profit” via Asset Forfeiture, Closes Federal Loophole

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Jan. 3, 2017) – A bill filed in the Indiana Senate would reform the state’s asset forfeiture laws to prohibit the state from taking property without a criminal conviction. The legislation also takes on federal forfeiture programs by banning prosecutors from circumventing state laws by passing cases off to the feds.

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Alaska Action Alert: Help Legalize Industrial Hemp, Nullify Federal Ban. Support SB8

Alaska SB8 would legalize industrial hemp for production within the state of Alaska, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same. The bill is now in the Senate Resources Committee where it will need to pass through successfully before it can receive a vote in the full state senate. PLEASE TAKE THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS –…

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