Civil & Criminal Forfeiture: Federal and State Practice
provides a practical, comprehensive treatment and analysis of the primary forfeiture provisions enacted by Congress and legislatures. It analyzes major cases – including those related to forfeiture of attorney fees – interpreting forfeiture statutes, including forms and sample pleadings.
This resource provides step-by-step guidance to the practice and handling of forfeiture cases in state and federal courts, including pretrial proceedings, the trial, and posttrial motions. It covers statutes related to:
- Money laundering
- Administrative proceedings instituted by law enforcement agencies
- Real property
It also includes RICO statutes concerning forfeiture, including pertinent civil and criminal provisions and their judicial interpretations. Research aids include table of cases and table of statutes.