Florida seafood importer Abner Schoenwetter spent years in U.S. federal prison for violating Honduran law, even though the Honduran government proved him innocent. This true story warns of a problem known as overcriminalization. Watch Here.
Racing legend Bobby Unser faced down every challenge until he encountered the U.S. government. After getting lost in a blizzard, Unser found himself facing criminal charges from the Forest Service. Watch More.
America is facing overcriminalization. We are creating too many vague, overbroad criminal laws that create traps for the innocent but unwary and threaten to make criminals out of Americans doing their best to be law-abiding. Watch More.
Congress should take a fresh approach to federal criminal law and develop a coordinated set of statutes that reflect constitutional limits and division of authority between federal and state governments. Read More.
American icon Gibson Guitars is facing a high-profile persecution from its own government. The U.S. Justice Department is pursuing a case against them that smacks of overcriminalization. Watch Here.