Ron Paul: Supreme Court Ruling On Civil Asset Forfeiture Is A Baby Step In The Right Direction

by Ron Paul of Ron Paul Liberty Report

Yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling on civil asset forfeiture – that states are bound by the Eighth Amendment – may be a step in the right direction, but it’s only a baby step. Police are still free to steal from individuals not even accused of a crime, let alone convicted of a crime. They are just now told to not steal too much.