Stop the Shakedowns in the News

  • Two Amazing Liberty Causes to Support: A Lions of Liberty Podcast Double Feature!

    Two Amazing Liberty Causes to Support: A Lions of Liberty Podcast Double Feature! By: Marc Clair for Lions of Liberty July 24, 2017  On today’s episode, Marc brings you a double dose of liberty with TWO interviews featuring TWO amazing liberty causes – that’s right, it’s a Liberty Double Feature! First, former Libertarian Party Presidential […]

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  • Reason Magazine: Don’t Let Government Agencies Profit from Fines

    Proposal: Don’t Let Government Agencies Profit from Fines Brian Doherty for Reason Magazine Monday, July 10, 2017 A proposal in Colorado aims to curb the cops’ incentives to mulct money from civilians. If it passes, state government entities won’t be allowed to keep the money they make through fines and other legal penalties. The idea […]

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  • Grand Junction Sentinel: Libertarian wants end to governments’ ability to profit from fines

    Libertarian wants end to governments’ ability to profit from fines By: Charles Ashby for Grand Junction Sentinel Sunday, July 9, 2017 When the Colorado Legislature proposed and the governor later signed a bill limiting law enforcement’s use of civil asset forfeiture laws, police, prosecutors and even some county commissioners hit the roof. They all said […]

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  • FEE: Colorado Challenges Police to Serve and Protect, Not Fine and Collect

    Colorado Challenges Police to Serve and Protect, Not Fine and Collect By: Jay Stooksberry for Foundation for Economic Education Thursday, June 22, 2017 Colorado was ahead of the national curve when it legalized sales of recreational marijuana in 2012. Now it is yet again on the verge of being the standard bearer for another set […]

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