Re: Civil disobedience and legal actions to promote liberty

Date: Sat Jan 15 2000 - 07:02:39 MST

In a message dated 1/10/00 6:35:19 PM Central Standard Time, writes:

> The Institute for Justice has successfully fought many oppressive laws in
> the courts. They're the libertarian answer to the ACLU. Some of their
> cases have made it up to the Supreme Court. They also do a good job of
> getting great PR out of every battle.

These folks look like the best bet as a libertarian equivalent of the most
famous and effective civil rights lawyers of all time, Thurgood Marshall's
team in the 1950s. Thanks for bringing them to my attention -- I've added
them to my donation list for the quarter . . . any more and I won't be able
to make my Alcor dues . . .

      Greg Burch <>----<>
      Attorney ::: Vice President, Extropy Institute ::: Wilderness Guide -or-
        "We never stop investigating. We are never satisfied that we know
        enough to get by. Every question we answer leads on to another
       question. This has become the greatest survival trick of our species."
                                                -- Desmond Morris

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