Subject: Re: patent trolls and X-licensors
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <stephen@xemacs.org>
Date: Sun, 04 Jun 2006 14:50:50 +0900

>>>>> "simo" == simo  <s@ssimo.org> writes:

    simo> Do you understand why in democracies the judiciary system is
    simo> not private and is not a *business* ?

I gather you've never heard of *binding arbitration*.

There are some judicial functions (specifically but not limited to the
criminal law) which can't be private, but many judicial functions can,
and probably should, be delegated to the private sector.

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