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Last month the Road Accident Fund's proposal to pay compensation direct to accident victims instead of via their attorneys was put on hold by a high court judge. noseweek reveals the lawyer' secret fear.

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Submitted by : Pete Swanepoel of MONTCLAIR on 2008-10-14 11:13:53
Professions are simply cartels which exist to rip other people off. They have bought their way into positions where they make the laws that govern them and "police" those laws in a cynical "fox pretending to catch the chicken thief" manner.
It's a disgrace. That it's true is unquestioned: 100yrs ago GB Shaw stated publicly that "professions are merely a conspiracy against the laity" and NOT ONE profession has stood up to defend itself against that accusation. Because it's true.
It would be the simplest thing to appoint a body to oversee lawyers (or doctors) made up of a majority of non-lawyers (or doctors) who could truly defend the public (calling in expert legal or medical) opinion as needed).
But no, the conspiracy is allowed to continue unabated, with crooks (and murderers) routinely getting away with theft and murder with the blessing of their colleagues. (elected by them!) acting as their judges.
It's criminal. It's a disgrace. Is there no honest politician or party willing to put an end to this crime?
 
Submitted by : Ivan Medak on 2008-08-29 18:52:09
Is it not interesting that in a land generally devoid of "justice" some can get to speak the finest Latin?

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