LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Joshua Sabert Lowther

Federal Asset Forfeiture

Federal law permits the government to seize and take ownership, or “forfeit," any real or personal property that it can connect with a federal crime. Asset forfeiture actions may be administrative, civil, or criminal.

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