Professor Illya Somin explains why more laws=less justice

John G. Mateus, Esq.

Professor Illya Somin explains why more laws=less justice. Tyrants thrive when laws are so broad or superfluous (or when executives are given so much discretion) that any citizen may be arrested at the whim of the authorities.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2017/10/01/why-the-rule-of-law-suffers-when-we-have-too-many-laws/?utm_term=.5cc0707f7bfb#comments

Lavrenti Beria, former head of the Soviet secret police; a tyrant, torturer, and murderer.

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