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Quotation by Baron Lane
Loss of freedom seldom happens overnight. Oppression doesn't stand on the doorstep with toothbrush moustache and swastika armband—it creeps up insidiously ... step by step, and all of a sudden the unfortunate citizen realises that it is gone.
Baron Lane (b. 1918), British judge, Lord Chief Justice of England. quoted in Independent (London, Feb. 3, 1990).
Referring to proposed legal reforms.
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