Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Hoosier, Says High Fines Ban Applies To States

News - Indiana Public Media | 2/20/2019 | Staff
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The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states. The outcome Wednesday could help an Indiana man recover the $40,000 Land Rover police seized when they arrested him for selling about $400 worth of heroin.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote the court's opinion in favor of Tyson...
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