The state represents violence in a concentrated and organized form. The individual has a soul, but as the state is a soulless machine, it can never be weaned from violence to which it owes its very existence. - Mahatma Mohandas K. Gandhi
In theory, the only reason a criminal justice system should even exist is to facilitate justice for victims of crimes. In reality, the criminal justice system is nothing more a hugely expensive statist enterprise that generates revenues for the government and the increasingly privatized prison industry while providing a guarantee of job security for police and prison guard unions.
A truly just criminal justice system works like this: No victim, No crime.
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