Tag: forfeiture

Trump Announces He Will Unconstitutionally By Pass State Sovereignty To Confiscate Guns Using Jeff Session’s Illegal Asset Forfeiture Rule

Donald Trump suggested actively [violating State sovereignty by] confiscating some people’s guns with no [Constitutional] due process and made a host of other random [unconstitutional] pronouncements during a wild, freewheeling meeting with members of Congress on Wednesday in which the president’s eagerness to appear “tough” in the wake of the Parkland shooting—as well as his…

Washington Passes Bill Nullifying Jeffery Sessions Asinine Asset Forfeiture Laws

OLYMPIA, Wash. (Jan. 29, 2018) –  Last week, a Washington state House committee passed a bill that would improve the state’s asset forfeiture laws and set the stage to close a loophole that allows state and local police to circumvent more strict state forfeiture laws by passing cases off to the feds. Rep. Matt Shea (R-Spokane…

Missouri Bill Nullifies Session’s Federal Gun Control “Past, Present, or Future”

JEFFERSON CITY. Mo. (Jan. 2, 2018) – A bill introduced in the Missouri House would ban the state from enforcement of all federal gun control. Passage into law would represent a major step towards ending federal acts that infringe on the right to keep and bear arms within the state in practice and effect. Rep. Jeff Pogue (R-Salem) prefiled…