Re: Latest Supreme Court Ruling: US v. Lopez

From: Rob Sweeney (
Date: Mon May 22 2000 - 16:09:02 MDT

* Technotranscendence <> [000522 18:00]:
> [...]
> I gather such laws arose either to overcome local opposition to the law or
> to make it look like politicians are being tough on crime.
> [...]

.. or that it's easy to sell nearly anything if the intent can be made to
read "to protect the children." A 1000' radius around schools covers just
about everywhere in an urban environment.


Rob Sweeney: Information Ecology.,
Time is a warning.

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