This just seems like a huge instance of failure to communicate on the part of law enforcement.
Sure, there are the mountain men who support RP and are all about militias, but this kid so obviously falls under the more typical RP supporter, cash whore that doesn't want to pay taxes.
If you can't tell the difference, here it is: The militia men won't walk around with $5k in cash on their person.
Originally Posted by vixticator
The answer to the question, I think, is that it is not illegal to carry any amount of cash but federal officials can confiscate it. Right?
There very well may be laws against transporting certain amounts of cash over state lines/thru airports, but I could hardly see it being under $10,000.