cbst Wrote:
Sep 17, 2012 12:01 PM
Cronyism is the most insidious form of corruption and is widespread. Consider a recent civil (non-criminal) federal court case in Texas. In this case, the judge and his friends threatened the litigant (the "victim") with "death" and seized, without any notice or hearing, prohibited him from hiring a lawyer, and essentially into a bizarre civil lockdown. The litigant has been under this civil lockdown order for nearly two years, and is prohibited from having a lawyer, from owning any possessions, from freely traveling, from working, etc… The judge redistributed the litigants property to the judge's friends. http://LawInjustice.com/ has details about this disturbing case and some quotes from the judge: THE COURT: "I'm telling you...