Monday, December 15, 2008

Russia scraps right to jury trial in "terrorism" cases



This (ie, due process, habeas corpus, and right to a trial by jury), along with gun ownership, are probably the top two rights of the people in any free society -- because they are last defenses against government tyranny. When the government starts intruding in these areas, alarm bells should start ringing, because full-blown tyranny is not far away.



Article:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/russia/3725300/Russia-scraps-right-to-jury-trial.html

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