We often complain on this blog about the rank corruption in HOA Amerika, the embezzlements, the extortions, the phony fines, the rigged elections, the farming of elderly homeowners who can’t fight back against illegal property seizures. This list goes on endlessly and smacks of the FBI’s formal definition of ‘organized crime’.
But there are signs in many other areas of ‘official America’ that our country is failing AND falling far away from the Constitutional restraints that once made America a beacon of freedom to the world.
Take, for example, the concept of ‘civil seizure of property’. This short video prepared by the Institute for Justice is more than a little disturbing:
The stories of abuse of civil forfeiture of property are all over the web. The following one is from the New Yorker: