Return of property after winning case

Asked about 1 year ago - Silver Spring, MD

My property was seized during a search warrant executed more then 4 months ago. I have already won the related case by having all charges dismissed. But when it comes to getting my property back I'm hearing different things from different people. I thought that I would simply be notified that my property is available for pick up after winning my case but that doesn't seem to be the case.

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  1. William Lawrence Welch III

    Contributor Level 16

    Answered . Return is not automatic. The prosecution might pursue forfeiture regardless of the result in the criminal case.

    Information in the reply is provided as a public service. It is neither a comprehensive statement of the law nor... more

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