2008 Pima County Dogfighting Raid Results in Civil Forfeiture of Assets

From left: Emily Dennis, Pat Patrick, Bobby Smith and T.L. Williams Must Forfeit Property Picture Rocks, AZ - In a groundbreaking civil forfeiture action against a public nuisance property used for dogfighting, Emily Dennis must forfeit the property where she raised the dogs. Pima County Superior Court Judge Stephen Villarreal ruled that there was "probable cause" to believe the property, formerly owned by Dennis (Pat Patrick's partner), had been used to commit feloni… [Read full blog post]