Opinions – 11/19/12: 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
3:00 pm Sun, November 18, 2012
Posted: 3:00 pm Sun, November 18, 2012
By Daily Record Staff
BOTTOM LINE: Mandatory 90-day time limit in federal civil forfeiture statute is non-jurisdictional statute of limitations, and defendant therefore waived this defense by failing to raise it during course of government’s forfeiture action against him.
CASE: U.S. v. Wilson, No. 11-1821 (decided Nov. 8, 2012) (Judges NIEMEYER, Shedd & Davis). RecordFax No. 12-1108-60, 14 pages.
Already a paid subscriber but not registered for online access yet? For instructions on how to get premium web access, click here.