Once property has been seized, the burden of proof …

Once property has been seized, the burden of proof falls on the
defendant to get it back – even if the cops ultimately never charge
them with a crime. “We don’t have to prove that the person is guilty,”
an Albuquerque DEA agent told the Journal. “It’s that the money is presumed to be guilty.”

How the DEA took a young man’s life savings without ever charging him with a crime – The Washington Post

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