Ah but Juries typically know nothing and when confronted with something so complicated as encryption technology or other complicated legal issues. They will decide the case based upon what the lawyers were wearing and possible how their lunch was. Read The Jury by Stephen J. Adler for more insight.
Yes there are some really bad cops in Miami but not all of them are crazy. I used to live there in my college years and knew a few cops. One was the most misbehaved child you could ever imagine and the other was a wonderful, helpful and caring person.
I do not know why police departments do not give everyone a MMPI (Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory test) If properly read it would keep the departments from hiring those bad cops.
Wouldn't it be great if there were state standard training for the police. Here in CA the Highway Patrol is trained at one facility so everyone has the same set of tools. The general police do whatever they want to. Please correct me if I am wrong.
there is no contract no agreement until money changes hands. It they charged the customer then there is a contract and they not the customer are libel for not fulfilling the contract unless in there "terms of sale contract" they include some blatantly stupid comment that promptly shipped means within a year.
the Hollywood film model will go the same route that the music industry has - with people making movies at home or in their garage using Canon and Nikon digital cameras and Final Cut Pro.The tools to make movies are less expensive and it isn't too difficult to think of better plots than the ones we have been recycling for years. Movie theaters may become the analog to the cafe where local movie makers can show their movies for a charge to local audiences -- that is if the theaters have any brains...
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