Left-Right Coalition Is Trying To Legalize Milk

I recently had to tell one of my children that it is illegal to buy milk from a farmer. It is considered too dangerous for humans to be permitted to produce, sell, and buy milk from one another. He thought I must be joking. I saw the look of outrage dawn upon his face as he realized I was telling him the truth. So I was glad to tell him today about a new political movement to legalize unpasteurizeed milk. A left-right libertarian coalition led by U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) is sponsoring Read more […]

How Juries Can Nullify Bad Laws

Behind every bad law is a trail of money that leads to lobbyists that represent powerful corporations. Corporations use the legal system literally to outlaw their competition through the enforcement of regulations, taxes, and fees that smaller businesses can’t afford. In the case of raw milk laws, entities like dairy associations and big agricultural corporations are intent on outlawing their competition not just through regulations but by arguing that it’s “for the people’s own good.” Read more […]