Re: Weasels vs. transparancy / traffic cameras

From: Michael S. Lorrey (
Date: Sun May 21 2000 - 15:46:46 MDT wrote:
> People are assumng something that I can't assume, which is that in a totally
> transparent, surveillanced society that courts would exist in the way they do
> now.
> I think they'd be nearly obsolete.
> If every act was archived, every action known by all, prosecutors, lawyers
> and judges would have to go the way of the dodo.For this reason alone, it
> couldn't happen, since lawyers need jobs as much as criminals do.
> The way it is today, these kinds of arguments find wieght. When everything is
> known what good will lying or contesting do?

With such technology comes the technology to counterfeit surveillance

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