The Law is the true embodiment
Of everything that's excellent.
It has no kind of fault or flaw,
And I, my Lords, embody the Law.
--The Lord Chancellor, Iolanthe, Gilbert and Sullivan
We can look at the foreclosure crisis as the pre-emininent law enforcement crisis of our time: Elite impunity for crimes committed and still being committed by lenders and servicers (“banksters”) on a massive scale.
Al Davis, the funky longtime owner of the NFL's Oakland Raiders, died this weekend. Things Al Davis will always remembered for: --Building a franchise culture that embodied renegades and misfits, and still winning in the early days ...
TAXPROF: Mitt Romney’s True Tax Rate: 44.75%. “This is ironically the embodiment of the ‘corporate personhood’ legal doctrine otherwise so decried by the left. The law taxes corporations as if they were separate beings from the shar...
By lambert strether In a post earlier this year on the foreclosure crisis and In Re Jones ("'Code is law.' Literally," 2012-04-10), besides taking a passing swipe at Larry Lessig, I suggested there are two possible ways to look the ...