"Justice is the elimination of injustice. Injustice is a crime to which no recourse exists, that is a crime for which there has been no restitution of property."—Andrew J. Galambos "The law perverted! And the police powers of the state perverted along with it! The law, I say, not only turned from its proper purpose but made to follow an entirely contrary purpose! The law becomes the weapon of every kind of greed! Instead of checking crime, the law itself guilty of the evils it is supposed to punish! If this is true, it is a serious fact, and moral duty requires me to call the attention of my fellow citizens to it."—Frédéric Bastiat The great libertarian economist Ludwig von Mises stated as a fundamental rule of human action that "The essential task of government is defense of the social system not only against domestic gangsters but also against external foes . . . The maintenance of a government apparatus of courts, police officers, prisons, and of armed forces requires