To ‘get’ Pilot, feds prosecute use of phone, mail from perch over sea - Nooganomics. Local economy & free markets
print The entity overseeing the United States may not have seven heads and 10 horns like those bristling upon the creature described by the Apostle John in the 13th chapter of the book of Revelation. Still, the U.S. rises its creaturely self from the sea, as does the one in John’s vision. From upon the water does the U.S. derive its authority and its claim of jurisdiction. It has what the law books call maritime or admiralty jurisdiction. In contrast stands the law of the land, or common law. Biblical law and common law have much in common. Another way