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The Hypocrisy Of Justice As A System

May 31, 2013 by  

Ah, the justice system — a murky, corrupt monstrosity that feeds itself with fines and fees, preying on the very people it is supposed to protect. Growing beyond the protection of the innocent to the pursuit of its own interest, the justice system, along with the Bar (together known as the legal system), generate an exorbitant amount of revenue each year. Do you really think they want to give that up for the of sake justice?

Certainly not, at least not willingly.

The Constitution laid the ground work for our republic to be a land governed by laws, above “men” (humans). Unfortunately, the amount of laws has grown so vast and their content so all-encompassing that it is virtually impossible to count them all, let alone understand each one. Thus, we have relied heavily upon a system of men who dispense, interpret, alter and impose laws, and still more men who defend us when we are faced with having broken the law. The system, now more about the men and less about the law, is so muddled that it could literally say or do anything (and often does), all to the benefit of the system of men involved.

We, as the people, have let all aspects of our justice system grow well beyond its means and are now reaping what we have sown. But when we are faced with incarceration, it’s hard not to buy into this very system with hope in our hearts that justice is what it’s all about.

However, there are other ways to fight the system, to defend yourself against false and/or malicious charges. Like Edward Snook outlined in his article Media in Criminal Cases, the best fight against the system is one fought in a spotlight. Corruption can’t stand the light; corrupted people’s only fear is exposure.

Together, as the people, we need to make a stand. We have to make justice the focus of the system, and perhaps that might just take throwing out all our laws and replacing them with simple, straightforward ones that leave no room for interpretation. Accomplishing this is easier said than done, however. If we don’t unite as a people and get rid of all the victimless crime statutes and abusive administrative rules that are drowning our Nation, we will all pay — many of us personally and all of us financially.

Just as much as any law that violates the Constitution is repugnant, so should be any system that steals justice just to turn a profit by practicing “law” or enforcing “law.”

–Ron Lee

Stephen Leeb

has analyzed and identified macro-economic trends for more than three decades. He is a recognized authority on the stock market and commodities, especially oil and precious metals. He is often credited as the first to foresee market-changing events, and predicted the spiraling costs of oil well before others. Dr. Leeb has authored seven books, including the New York Times Bestselling Business Books, The Coming Economic Collapse: How You Can Thrive When Oil Costs $200 a Barrel (2006), Game Over: How You Can Prosper in a Shattered Economy (2009), and the forthcoming Red Alert: How China's Growing Prosperity Threatens the American Way of Life (2011). He is also a frequent contributor to 'Fox Business News,' Bloomberg, ABC, and CNN. He serves as Head of the Advisory Board for Leor Exploration & Production, LLC, as an Advisory Board member of Electrum USA Ltd., one of the world's largest privately held gold exploration companies, and in the same capacity for Sunshine Silver Mines Corp., a privately held silver exploration company. Dr. Leeb received his bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business. He then earned his master's degree in Mathematics and Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Illinois in just three years, an academic record that still stands.

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  • Ethan Clarke

    Ron Lee has delivered a hard hitting and insightful article. But just how do we throw the criminals out of the Criminal Justice System-?

  • JustMe

    Lady justice is a diseased, lame, whore. You can screw her any way you want. You just have to pay her enough money.

    Justice is only for those who can afford it.

    • Vigilant

      I beg to differ. She’s an ideal who has been raped by the lawyers and judges. She is pure and virtuous. Please don’t blame her like the Muslims blame a raped woman.

  • dan

    Corrupt the judges , throw out procedure and keep the jury ignorant of it’s power

    and you have the judicial tyranny that prevails today. http://fija.org/about/fijas-purpose/

  • CatGman

    The justice system is corrupt???say it isnt so! The system does not care about justice. It only cares about money and power. If you have enough of either, you can get away with anything.

    • Average_Joe56

      The only thing that the justice system wants to know: “What’s in your wallet?” “Not anymore.”

  • Patriot 001

    “All laws which are repugnant to the Constitution are
    null and void” Marbury vs. Madison, 5 US (2 Crunch) 137, 174, 176 (1830)

    “Where rights
    secured by the Constitution are involved, there can be no rule making or
    legislation which would abrogate them” Miranda vs. Arizona, 384 US 436 p.
    491

    ” An
    unconstitutional act is not law; it confers no rights; it imposes no duties;
    affords no protection; it creates no office; it is in legal contemplation, as
    inoperative as though it had never been passed” Norton vs. Shelby County
    118 US 425 p. 442

    • Don 2

      Somebody tell that to Andrew Cuomo(Communist – NY)

  • momo

    “The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers” Shakespeare’s Henry the VI.
    It’s still good advice!

  • ONTIME

    All of our laws have been subverted, they are to many, convoluted and contradictory, the legal system is notheng more than a way to lie and steal with a license if you have the money to hire a crooked layewr or fit in with the political in crowd and hang out with the elites…The judiciary system is now a cesspool run by wealthy criminals…

  • Michael Shreve

    We NEED a federal government RESTRICTED by ENUMERATED powers.

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