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Foolish Laws, and Lawmakers

| October 9, 2009

The Texas legislature has a bad habit of creating a crime whenever it sees a problem out in the world somewhere.  Perhaps especially when the problem affects a special interest or a lobby. For example, did you know it’s a felony to bad-mouth a bank?  (Texas Finance Code – Section 59.002.) Or that it’s a […]