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Policing For Profit: How Civil Asset Forfeiture Has Perverted American Law Enforcement

Policing For Profit: How Civil Asset Forfeiture Has Perverted American Law Enforcement

    By Sam Jacobs Picture this: You’re driving home from the casino and you’ve absolutely cleaned up – to the tune of $50,000. You see a police car pull up behind you, but you can’t figure out why. Not only have you not broken any laws, you’re not even speeding. But the police officer […]

When environmentalism becomes corruption – Part 1

When environmentalism becomes corruption – Part 1

 By Craig Liukko All across the United States, private property rights are under assault – assault by state and federal legislators and regulators, environmentalist groups, wealthy liberal foundations, corporations and other special interests, often acting in coordination or collusion with one another. They are seizing or taking control of lands and other valuable property without […]

Pokémon 602?

Pokémon 602?

By Jennifer Felten As the parent of a millennial I am forced to admit that I have learned way more about Pokémon GO than I would have otherwise cared to learn.  Not only am I getting a lesson, but so are some land owners who have had the unfortunate circumstances of running into pokémoners (is […]

An unexpected New Year’s present from Congress: Property rights

An unexpected New Year’s present from Congress: Property rights

One week ago today, the U.S. Department of Justice bestowed a gift upon Americans everywhere heading into the new year — albeit a reluctant one. The department announced that due to budget cuts, it would stop sharing with state and local governments the assets seized through civil forfeiture in joint federal investigations. For practical purposes, […]

Brown vetoes numerous curbs on drone use; approves one

Brown vetoes numerous curbs on drone use; approves one

. Despite shooting down a series of bills intended to restrict the private use of drones in public airspace, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a fourth bill that restricted the use of drones around and above private property. “The law expands the state’s definition of invasion of privacy to include sending a drone over private property to make a recording or take […]

What To Do About “Global Warming”

What To Do About “Global Warming”

By Michael Greer   Although there is more ice at the poles than in decades, no warming in more than eighteen years, none of the climate model predictions have come true, and polar bears are thriving, let’s pretend, for the sake of argument, that man is causing “global warming” aka “Climate Change”. What can we […]

Private Property Rights Under Attack by Comprehensive Land Use Plans

Private Property Rights Under Attack by Comprehensive Land Use Plans

By Dr. Ileana Johnson Paugh Humans have always desired to own a piece of land that could be passed on to their heirs. Once they acquired property for homestead or farming, adiposity men labored on their land under the assumption that it was theirs to keep in perpetuity. If you ask the government, viagra 40mg […]