Wesley Hottot

Wesley Hottot

Wesley Hottot is a senior attorney for the Institute for Justice. In 2019, he won the landmark case of Timbs v. Indiana in the U.S. Supreme Court , which established that state and local authorities must comply with the Excessive Fines Clause of the Eighth Amendment when they attempt to forfeit property.

Guest Appearances
March 29, 2019

The Supreme Court’s Ruling in Timbs v. Indiana

Wesley Hottot and Tony Mauro take a look at the unanimous Supreme Court ruling in Timbs v. Indiana, discuss the case, the path to the Supreme Court, and the impact on future cases.