Civil forfeiture, Salem MA, 1692: "The belongings of convicted witches were routinely seized, ostensibly to pay for their jail expense. ... After Samuel Wardwell was executed and his wife sentenced to death, the couple’s property in Lynn, Massachusetts was confiscated an assigned to court officials, including [presiding judge] John Hathorne."

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