The news that a drug dealer has to forfeit more than $5 million because he sold some Vitamin P is nothing to boast about.
Civil asset forfeiture sends all of the wrong signals to a Police force already bereft of any moral legitimacy.
It is disturbing at the lack of concern at the language used by the takers. Guilty until proven innocent is an absolute abuse of the legal system.
The Police and the judiciary have teamed up with Parliament to make special rules for drug offenders. It is a shame they don’t realise that the War on P has been a massive failure.
Do they even watch Boardwalk Empire?