Introducing the Entrepreneur’s Survival Guide

Introducing the Entrepreneurâs Survival Guide
September 17, 2014
Economic Liberty
Washington, D.C., is home to one of the best food-truck scenes in the country. But last year the city’s mayor asked the council to approve...more

Police and Prosecutors Seize Over $100K, Then Allegedly Forge a Document So They Can Keep It

Police and Prosecutors Seize Over $100K, Then Allegedly Forge a Document So They Can Keep It
September 11, 2014
Property Rights
When police and prosecutors can seize and keep cash and property without ever charging anyone with a crime, there are bound to be abuses (just...more

Something is Sour in Napa, and It’s not the Grapes

Something is Sour in Napa, and Itâs not the Grapes
August 26, 2014
Economic Liberty
When most people think of California’s Napa County, they imagine the sight of beautiful hillside vineyards and the smell of grapes. For many engaged couples...more

The Buzz About Bees

The Buzz About Bees
August 22, 2014
Property Rights
NOT THE BEES!!!!—At least that’s what some local governments are saying in response to the growing urban beekeeping phenomenon. Just last month, Wisconsin’s Racine County...more

Texas Town Earns 89 Percent of Its Revenue from Fines and Forfeiture

Texas Town Earns 89 Percent of Its Revenue from Fines and Forfeiture
August 21, 2014
Property Rights
You might want to avoid driving through Estelline, Texas. This tiny town (population: 141) on U.S. Route 287 pulled in a staggering 89 percent of its...more

Brookhaven, N.Y. is a Property Rights Black Hole

Brookhaven, N.Y. is a Property Rights Black Hole
August 12, 2014
Property Rights
In the suburban Long Island town of Brookhaven, N.Y., there has developed a Bermuda Triangle of property rights defined by the three corners: warrantless rental...more

A Man’s Home Is His Licensed, Regulated, and Taxed Castle

A Manâs Home Is His Licensed, Regulated, and Taxed Castle
August 11, 2014
Property Rights
If you have ever rented out a room in your home for the weekend to earn a little extra cash and make a new friend,...more

Mobile Vending Hits Roadblocks in Rhode Island

Mobile Vending Hits Roadblocks in Rhode Island
August 7, 2014
Economic Liberty
Opportunities for mobile food entrepreneurs seem to be on the decline in Rhode Island. Although the Ocean State has minimal licensing requirements for food trucks...more

Orlando Drops Attempt to Abuse Eminent Domain

Orlando Drops Attempt to Abuse Eminent Domain
August 6, 2014
Property Rights
The congregation of Faith Deliverance Temple has just scored a property rights win that gives opponents of eminent domain abuse reason to sound a victory...more

Legislation Aims to Curb Policing for Profit

Legislation Aims to Curb Policing for Profit
July 30, 2014
Property Rights
This past week has been a major one for advocates of civil forfeiture reform. Within a few days of each other, two bills were introduced...more

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