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Wandering Eye: Law enforcers seizing cash, foreign money to U.S. think tanks, an appreciation for "Homicide," and more

Wandering Eye: Law enforcers seizing cash, foreign money to U.S. think tanks, an appreciation for "Homicide," and more

The Washington Post has published the first and second parts of its three-part series about law enforcers seizing cash from motorists, taking more than $2.5 billion with little in the way of legal challenges despite constitutional concerns surrounding the practice, while using the money to bolster law-enforcement budgets. City Paper has long been interested in this practice, highlighting cases in which motorists found with a single pot seed or with cotton mouth ended up having cash taken from them, while also exploring how postal inspectors home in on suspicious packages to take cash and a trend of the government seizing money from small businesses, such as Maryland's South Mountain...

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