Reason Magazine: Chicago Impounds

Number 28316
Subject Automobiles
Source Reason Magazine
State
Year 2018
Publication Date April 25, 2018
Summary This investigation centered on Chicago’s aggressive vehicle impound program, how it intertwines with civil asset forfeiture and the city’s attempts to shrink its budget deficits, the low standards of evidence required to impound a car, and the impact of hefty impound fines on Chicago’s most vulnerable and marginalized residents.
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Keywords Reason Magazine, Chicago, vehicle, impoundment, civil asset forfeiture, cars, fines, budget
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