"The most odious of all oppressions are those which mask as justice."
Justice Robert H. Jackson
(1892-1954), U. S. Supreme Court Justice
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Wolves in sheep's clothing? Men behind the curtain? And who's behind them? Do Oz and modern America have something in common?
 -- Anon     
     -- jim k, austin      
    Where to begin...
     -- E Archer, NYC     
     -- Waffler, Smith, Arkansas      
    Brilliant and so apropos the Bush administration - Cheney, Rove, and Rice (I know, I missed out a few) really had this quote going for them. Anon, perhaps the Fed.
     -- RBESRQ     
    As Archer so aptly put it, where to begin. The 9th and 10th are gone, Warren separated the US from We The People, I've spoken of a friend that went to prison without as much as a grand jury hearing his case and, courts completely changing official transcripts - not allowing appeals, courts not allowing to be heard cases against the 16th and other Constitutional issues, etc., etc., etc.
     -- Mike, Norwalk     
    This quote is applicable to all countries where the Governments violate and usurp the fundamental rights of its people by taking control of the system of justice. The most horrible situation of justice is created where the Attorney General for the Government is also the person who will hire or appoint new judges. Now when people go to the court to find justice they think they are facing an impartial judge but actually they are before an AGENT of that Government. This quote is particularly true for the Canadian Justice System.
     -- Aslam Chaudhry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada     
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