The FBI seized almost $1 Million from this family – and never charged them with a crime. 

Criminal Defense Attorney David Bruno, Esq. joins host Shannon Bream with guest Sarah Gounder and explains civil forfeiture in civil court and why this action was brought forth by the US Attorney’s Office as a civil action, not a criminal (case) action. 

In April 2020, agents showed up at Carl Nelson’s home and informed them that Carl – a former real estate transaction manager for Amazon was under investigation for allegedly depriving the tech giant of his “honest services.”


The Bianchi Law Group, LLC is located in Parsippany, New Jersey. They are a team of former prosecutors who aggressively fight the government when their clients are charged with crimes. Both Bianchi and Bruno regularly lecture to other NJ Lawyers in the area of criminal law and are regularly in the national media to discuss criminal law issues.

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