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Restore the Law’s FOCUS

Originally published at National Review by Paul Larkin Jr. | 5/7/12
Senator Rand Paul (R., Ky.) and Representative Paul C. Broun (R., Ga.) Striking a blow against overcriminalization You’ve been invited to participate on a new game show called Do You Know the Law? Two wrong answers eliminate you. “Why not?” you say to yourself. “I know as much law as the next person. What’s the worst that could happen: embarrassment?” The first panelist correctly answers the question, “Can you steal your neighbor’s car?” The second aces the query, “Can you lie on a loan application?” You, however, get the question, “Do you import spiny lobster from Honduras in a plastic bag or a cardboard box?” Continue Reading