Lumber Union Protectionists Incited SWAT Raid On My Factory, Says Gibson Guitar CEO

Interesting article about how the innocent can be abused by special interests and politics.

“We are in terrible trouble as a nation under law,” he says. “When you have a system predicated on jurisdictional interests rather than on specific, identifiable, understandable, definable violations of law, there is a great opportunity for tyranny.” As a result, just about any businessperson, especially in highly regulated industries, can be construed by a prosecutor to have committed three or four arguable felonies a day. “If for some reason the authorities are eyeing you and they look closely enough at your daily activities, they can find something. That makes us all very vulnerable.”

Lumber Union Protectionists Incited SWAT Raid On My Factory, Says Gibson Guitar CEO.