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The Supreme Court’s New Attack on the Fourth Amendment

Legal SystemThe Police StateU.S. History

Blog07/06/2016

Not surprisingly, the Supreme Court — part of the US government — recently decided to expand the powers and privileges of the US government.

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Why Hillary Clinton Wasn't Indicted

Legal SystemThe Police State

Blog07/05/2016

Why wasn't Hillary Clinton indicted? It certainly wasn't because federal prosecutors have a towering respect for the rights of defendants.

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The Feds at the Airport

Legal SystemThe Police State

Blog05/18/2016

I don't want the same people who bring me the IRS and the ATF to be in charge of airport security.

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Techno Cash: The War on Cash is Only Half the Story

Global EconomyMoney and BanksThe Police StateMoney and Banking

Blog05/16/2016

States are happy with physical cash if they can use technology to make it traceable.

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Asset Forfeiture and the Income Tax

Legal SystemThe Police StatePolitical Theory

Blog05/02/2016

Both Civil Asset Forfeiture and the Income Tax take away the hard-earned money of people presumed to be innocent.

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Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months for Non-Crime of Improper Cash Withdrawals

Legal SystemThe Police State

Blog04/27/2016

Dennis Hastert may have committed many despicable crimes. Withdrawing "too much" money from a bank isn't one of them.

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Legal, Permitted, and Arrested

Big GovernmentThe Police State

Blog04/22/2016

Marijuana was legalized, the owners were permitted, and they asked the government to conduct a business inspection. Instead, the police busted them and stole all their stuff!

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The Drug War Drives Users to More Dangerous Synthetic Drugs

Legal SystemThe Police StatePrices

Blog04/10/2016

Synthetic marijuana is more dangerous and unpredictable than the ordinary kind. It exists because the Drug War has made cheaper, more potent drugs more profitable. And on a black market, safety is not the seller's chief concern.

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Terrorist Attacks Made Worse by Government Failure in Europe

The Police StateWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog03/28/2016

People are not supposed to notice that every terrorist attack represents a major government failure and that rewarding failure with more of the same policies only invites more failure.

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Brussels Bombings: More Blowback for Europe

The Police StateWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

Blog03/22/2016

The capital city of NATO and the European Parliament, the city of Brussels is a prime target for the radicals that the elites of Brussels and Washington helped create.

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