New Orleans man gets back life savings and federal government agrees to dismiss case, clearing his name

Kermit Warren, a New Orleans grandfather and head deacon of his Lower Ninth Ward church, will get his life savings back after the federal government agreed to dismiss its civil forfeiture case with prejudice, effectively clearing Kermit’s name. In November 2020, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) agents seized Kermit’s money at the Columbus, Ohio, airport. Kermit … Continue reading New Orleans man gets back life savings and federal government agrees to dismiss case, clearing his name