Tuesday, 13 January 2009
"The more laws, the less justice."
Marcus Tullius Cicero - (106-43B.C.)
Roman orator, statesman and philosopher
Bear this in mind when you think of the estimated 3,600 new offences created by the Government in Britain since 1997, of which at least 1,036 can result in a prison sentence (according to an official answer given to Baroness Stern, a crossbench peer and former General Secretary of Penal Reform International).