Q: Can Indiana seize a car that was allegedly used to sell a controlled substance before the person is convicted
A: In Indiana, it's possible for law enforcement to seize a car that is allegedly used to sell a controlled substance before a person is convicted. This practice, known as civil asset forfeiture, allows authorities to take property suspected to be connected to criminal activities. However, due process rights are typically in place to ensure fairness. Individuals have the opportunity to challenge the seizure in court and demonstrate that their property was not involved in criminal behavior.
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