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Rights groups say the detentions are arbitrary and extralegal, sweeping up huge numbers of people on scant evidence.
But the idea that Obama and the Democrats were ruling by arbitrary, extralegal means was established on the right as holy writ.
Wu Xiaohui, the chairman of Anbang Insurance Group, went the way that communist members who fall afoul of the system do, vanishing without official explanation into the party’s extralegal detention system.
This made extralegal violence less necessary for those who hate, for in many cases, the law had their backs.
Some of these groups have initiated extralegal violence.
Receipts represent a kind of extralegal self-sufficiency.
Conversely, bad-faith construction consists in opportunistically using the discretion inherent in implementing the Constitution to evade either its original letter or spirit (or both) in pursuit of their own extralegal preferences.
Turning the inhumane, illogical, and often extralegal weapons of this war against yet more enemies would serve only to degrade our legal and political culture further.
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