There is NO distinction between the First Amendment
and the Second.
One enforces, and reinforces the other. Either direction.
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Rolling Stone gets it right on serial foreclosure fraud by banks and their courtroom accomplices
You've heard of Too Big to Fail — the foreclosure crisis is Too Big for Fraud. Think of the Bernie Madoff scam, only replicated tens of thousands of times over, infecting every corner of the financial universe. The underlying crime is so pervasive, we simply can't admit to it — and so we are working feverishly to rubber-stamp the problem away, in sordid little backrooms in cities like Jacksonville, behind doors that shouldn't be, but often are, closed.Read it all
, as they say.