In Bennis v. Michigan, the Supreme Court decided the constitutionality of a Michigan statute authorizing the forfeiture of an innocent owner's interest in property under the guise of a statutory nuisance abatement scheme.
Beatty, Mark E.
"Bennis v. Michigan: The Supreme Court Clings to Precedent and Denies Innocent Owners a Defense to Forfeiture,"
Mercer Law Review: Vol. 48:
3, Article 9.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.mercer.edu/jour_mlr/vol48/iss3/9