Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Price of Law and Order

“The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons.” –Fyodor Dostoevsky “The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that’s the essence of inhumanity.” –George … Continue reading

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Almost Looks Like a Pattern

“The function of the law is not to provide justice or to preserve freedom. The function of the law is to keep those who hold power in power.” –Gerry Spence I know, I know — Spence is just restating the … Continue reading

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