December 11, 2017


By Jeremy Talcott Attorney

3222 The Strand, a 1951 house beautifully redesigned and remodeled by Matt Morris Development well after January 1, 1977.

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Timbs v. Indiana

PLF has joined a crucial case brought by our allies at Institute for Justice to address a situation faced by many PLF clients—fines and forfeitures that far outweigh their alleged offenses. Tyson Timbs argues in a petition to the U.S. Supreme Court that such disproportionate punishments by state and local governments violate the Eighth Amendment’s Excessive Fines Clause. PLF’s supporting brief highlights a number of cases from around the country that demonstrate the damage to individual liberty and property ownership by these power abuses.

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