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Police Departments Overflowing with Extra Time, Money by Ryan McMaken

McMaken wrote a good article about the appalling waste of resources and bizarre incentives that plague US police departments. The good news is that eventually such nonsense will end when the money runs out. ‘Many police departments are over-funded and … Continue reading

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Rutherford Institute Sues Virginia Police for Carrying out a ‘Welfare Check’ with a 2-Hour, SWAT Team-Style Raid, Flash Grenade, Wrongful Arrest & Detention

As the police state in the US advances ever onward, libertarian useful idiots continue to spill gushers of virtual ink over immigration. ‘According to the complaint, on Nov. 21, 2013, Albemarle County police officers were contacted by Benjamin Burruss’s employer … Continue reading

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From The Rutherford Institute: U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Case of Marine Brandon Raub Who Was Arrested & Locked up in a Mental Hospital for Criticizing the Gov’t on Facebook

‘The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear the case of decorated Marine Brandon Raub, who was seized by a swarm of Secret Service, FBI and local police officials and involuntarily committed to a mental institution for a week after … Continue reading

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The Ugly Reality of Life in a Police State

I would love to hear the justification for the following incident of those who believe that the police are always right and that the hapless citizen must always bow down to the boys in blue. Kudos to The Rutherford Institute … Continue reading

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The Tom Woods Show: Episode 436 – James Bovard: 30 Years of Exposing Federal Agencies

In this episode of The Tom Woods Show, Woods speaks with Jim Bovard about how he became a libertarian and his many investigations into the shady dealings of the state. As always, additional information is available at the show notes … Continue reading

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Being a Cop

H/T Living in Modern Times.

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Aggravated Assault Versus Resisting Arrest

H/T Living in Modern Times.

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