January 16, 2013

UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES: Study: Environmental regulations turning outdoorsmen into eco-felons.

Five Gulf Coast states have over 1,000 laws that allow prosecutors to target people with criminal sanctions over rather minor infractions related to the environment and outdoor living, a new study shows, even in cases where the accused did not cause any harm or knowingly break the law.

More examples for my Due Process When Everything Is A Crime piece. You can download the report here.