No civil forfeiture without criminal conviction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) Just in time for the Fourth of July, states are declaring their independence from civil forfeiture. Enabled by civil forfeiture laws, police can seize and keep property more…

Greeks split down middle before bailout referendum

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Greece is divided right down the middle heading into Sunday’s referendum on European bailout proposals, portending even more upheaval for the stricken nation. A poll commissioned by more…

Chinese stocks' biggest decline since 1992

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) The Shanghai Composite Index capped its steepest three-week decline since 1992 as measures to shore up Chinese equities failed to stop margin traders from unwinding positions at more…

FBI: Beijing malware possibly behind OPM hack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Indications the U.S. government believes China is behind the massive government data breach are piling up. The FBI warned companies Wednesday night about malicious software that more…