35 Pages Posted: 25 Aug 2008 Last revised: 24 Sep 2008
Date Written: April 1, 1977
This article refutes the claimed historical bases for criminal law in rem forfeiture.
Keywords: deodand, in rem forfeiture, guilty object, navigation acts, confiscation acts, criminal forfeiture, civil forfeiture
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Maxeiner, James R., Bane of American Forfeiture Law: Banished at Last? (April 1, 1977). Cornell Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 4, 1977. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1249924