Though it is called confiscation, it is not actually a matter of confiscating property but placing a monetary value upon the benefit derived from criminal conduct. It is often a troubling time as the Prosecution in their initial statement will put their case at its highest. This can cause distress and it important that this is put in context. The Prosecution have their job to ddo and wil value goods and property at more than their true value and assume that everything gained has been gained from crime.
There are important matters to consider which I deal with in a series of articles at my website: www.miltonfirman.co.uk
# # #
It's Legal help lawyers and their clients to fight for real justice. We put the citizen first and fight for the civil liberties of all citizens