Civilizing Civil Forfeiture

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Kevin Cole

University of San Diego School of Law

Date Written: April 30, 1996


This essay explores which aspects of "civil" forfeiture can rightly claim to be a civil remedy and which should be constrained by the procedural protections that normally attend the criminal process.

Keywords: civil forfeiture

Suggested Citation

Cole, Kevin L., Civilizing Civil Forfeiture (April 30, 1996). Journal of Contemporary Legal issues, Vol. 7, No. 1, 1996. Available at SSRN:

Kevin L. Cole (Contact Author)

University of San Diego School of Law ( email )

5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
United States

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