Seizing property without due process. Does this sound like something that anyone in their right mind should accept as a legitimate function of government? Maybe a tyrannical government, but certainly not a government built in the principles of liberty as ours is. Yet this is exactly what we have.
Among the natural rights of the Colonists are these: First, a right to life; Secondly, to liberty; Thirdly, to property; together with the right to support and defend them in the best manner they can. These are evident branches of, rather than deductions from, the duty of self-preservation, commonly called the first law of nature. Samuel Adams.
Editor’s Note: Tennessee is currently working on a bill regarding Civil Asset Forfeiture. It is critical you State Rep / Senator KNOWS you are opposed to this UNLAWFUL process. Listen to this podcast to understand WHY that which is LEGAL is not always LAWFUL. Tennessee MUST end all implementation of this federal destruction of American’s liberties.