America's Founders never intended that citizens should join together and pressure their representatives in government to pass laws to do that which, if done individually, would be a crime and in conflict with "Creator's law" (Blackstone)!
How far we have strayed!!!!
“...did your answer in Post #5 derive from James R. Evans book, “America’s Choice,”
or from the Stedman & Lewis book, “Our Ageless Constitution”?...”
It is from Frédéric Bastiat-The Law
as quoted from the link given as the article source:
Oh, how we have strayed...