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Those Who Would Trade Freedom for Safety Deserve Neither

I've always believed in the system. That comes from the way I was raised. I was always taught that America is the best country on Earth because it was the first country to recognize the importance of individual rights and freedoms.

I was drawn to the law because I've always had the greatest respect for our system. I never thought it was perfect, no system could be, but I doubted anyone could do better. Because of this, I was perhaps blinded to any criticisms of our system.