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  • July 10, 2018    |   Economic Liberty First Amendment

    Mississippi Mapping

    Mississippi Regulatory Board Sues Tech Entrepreneurs to Prevent Competition

    When a bank accepts a piece of property as collateral for a loan, underwriting principles require the bank to have a survey performed if the property is large and expensive. But for smaller, less expensive properties, conducting a survey is not required because it is not financially feasible. Mississippi entrepreneurs Brent Melton and Scott Dow…

  • June 25, 2018    |   Economic Liberty

    Georgia Lactation Consultants

    Breastfeeding Battle: New Georgia Law Will Put Many Lactation Consultants Out of Work on July 1

    For decades, Mary Jackson has worked as a lactation consultant, helping new moms and babies during a critical time in their lives. After the birth of her second child, Mary realized that new moms interested in breastfeeding were offered very little information or support. Her own experience inspired her to change careers and became a…

  • May 31, 2018    |   Private Property

    Cleveland Forfeiture

    U.S. Customs & Border Protection Unlawfully Seizes Cleveland Family’s Life Savings, Won’t Give It Back

    Do people in America have the right to travel with cash? That is the question at the heart of the nightmarish civil forfeiture experience of an immigrant family in Ohio. The nightmare began when Rustem Kazazi, a 64-year-old former police officer from Albania who now lives in suburban Cleveland, was traveling back to Albania to…

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