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The John Roberts Doctrine: Stopping at Red Lights Is Optional

Nomas Wrote: Jul 04, 2012 11:10 AM
You are correct. Even if the law doesn't mention fines or jail for not paying the penalty the IRS by administrative fiat can simply say that they are going to apply taxes withheld from your wages or quarterly payments first toward your Obamacare assessment and then after that is paid toward your income taxes. It will be impossible then to avoid paying the Obamacare assessment without risking fines and jail time for tax evasion.

Are you required to stop your car at a red light?

In his opinion declaring Obamacare's individual mandate constitutional, Chief Justice John Roberts constructed an absurd doctrine of legal interpretation that, if consistently applied, would hold you are not.

The Roberts Doctrine of Lawlessness can be summarized as follows: You need not stop at a red light as long as you can afford to pay the penalty for running it. Red lights merely give motorists a "choice" of whether to stop or keep moving and pay the fine the government imposes for not stopping.

Let's see how...