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Jeff Sessions Endorses Theft

Legal SystemU.S. History

Anyone traveling with "too much" cash runs the risk of having it stolen by a police officer.

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How To Have Law Without Legislation

Legal SystemPhilosophy and Methodology

Decree that no violence may be initiated against another man, and all the loopholes for tyranny would be swept away.

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Why Police Prefer Drug Raids Over Investigating Violent Crimes

Legal System

Governments and police departments often benefit more from arresting small-time non-violent offenders than by prosecuting truly violent ones.

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Jeff Sessions's Drug-War Fanaticism Shows a Growing Gap Between DC and the States

Decentralization and SecessionLegal SystemU.S. History

As states increasingly resist federal mandates on guns, drugs, and immigration, Jeff Sessions in DC has announced it's full speed ahead.

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Immunity for Prosecutors Encourages Fraud

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal System

Prosecutorial immunity provides an incentive to government prosecutors to engage in fraud if it's good for their careers.

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Even Partial Drug Legalization Goes a Long Way in Protecting Property Rights

Legal SystemThe Police State

The partial legalization of cannabis in Colorado has made it harder for police to justify many searches and seizures that were once routine.

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The Tragedy of the Commons in the American Prison System

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

The war on drugs actually pushes violent criminals back onto the streets in order to devote resources to non-violent criminals.

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Abolish the ATF

Decentralization and SecessionLegal System

Unfortunately, the Trump administration recently sent the ATF in to "assist" Chicago police with local gun laws. Trump should be trying to abolish the ATF instead.

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Week in Review: July 1, 2017

Decentralization and SecessionHealthLabor and WagesLegal SystemMoney and Banking

Janet Yellen and her colleagues continue to ignore the consequences of their own actions,

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Government Medicine: Court Declares Child Should Die Rather Than Receive Privately-Funded Health Care

HealthLegal System

Once you're inside the state's healthcare system, you may find it's impossible to get out. Even if you're seeking only privately funded treatment.

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