By Roger J. Katz, Attoney at Law and Stephen L. D’Andrilli
In this three part article, the Arbalest team examines what is truly at stake in the demand by the FBI that APPEL break is iPhone encryption.
THE FOURTH AMENDMENT DESERVES NO LESS RESPECT AND PROTECTION FROM GOVERNMENT ENCROACHMENT ON A SACRED RIGHT AND LIBERTY THAN DOES THE SECOND.
THE U.S. CONSTITUTION CONSTRAINS AND WAS MEANT TO CONSTRAIN POWER GRABS BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.
New York, NY -(Ammoland.com)- A sovereign nation cannot long prevail among other sovereign nations without a central government. This is axiomatic.
The founders of our Republic certainly knew this. But the founders of our Republic also knew that a nation’s central government is invariably at odds with individual liberty.
A natural tension exists between government on the one hand and the rights and liberties of the citizenry, on the other. The Constitution the founders drafted for the American people is indicative of and serves, at once, as recognition of the conundrum our founders faced: that a strong central government is incompatible with individual liberty. A strong central government would eventually …Read the Rest