A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

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Entry from February 10, 2024
“There is no law so trivial that the state won’t kill you to enforce it”

“There is no law so trivial that the cops/government/police/state won’t kill you to enforce it” is a saying that has been printed on many images.
   
“WHENEVER YOU SAY “THERE OUGHTA BE A LAW” REMEMBER THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVIAL THAT THE POLICE WON’T KILL YOU TO ENFORCE IT” (shown on an image) was posted on X/Twitter by Ron Getty on November 22, 2015. “There is no law so trivial that the State wont kill you for it” was posted on X/Twitter by Zach Lachowsky on January 18, 2016. “There is no law so trivial that the government will not kill you to enforce” was posted on Facebook by Steven Vansandt on March 19, 2016. “THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVIAL THAT THE STATE WON’T KILL YOU TO ENFORCE IT” (shown on an image) was posted on Facebook by A Libertarian Future on October 25, 2017. “There is no law so trivial that the government won鈥檛 kill you to enforce it” was posted on X/Twitter by Matty K on December 31, 2019.
 
     
X/Twitter
Ron Getty
@MorteAiTiranni
Ever said “There oughta be a law?”
There is no law so trivial cops won’t kill you to enforce!
馃懏 馃憡 馃懆 馃挜
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
WHENEVER YOU SAY “THERE OUGHTA BE A
LAW” REMEMBER
THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVIAL THAT THE
POLICE WON’T KILL YOU TO ENFORCE IT
1:57 PM 路 Nov 22, 2015
   
X/Twitter
Zach Lachowsky
@ZachLachowsky
#ThingsThatShouldBeIllegal Careful what you wish for. There is no law so trivial that the State wont kill you for it
9:05 PM 路 Jan 18, 2016
     
Facebook
Steven Vansandt
March 19, 2016 at 11:48 AM 路
There is no law so trivial that the government will not kill you to enforce.
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU SAY
“THERE OUGHT TO BE A LAW”
 
X/Twitter
Lemon Guy
@Fucklemons1
There is no law so trivial that police won’t kill you for it.
5:13 PM 路 Aug 14, 2016
     
Facebook
Patrick Callahan
September 22, 2016 at 9:57 PM 路
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
. SELLING LOOSE CIGARETTES
. POSSESSING A PLANT
. BROKEN TAIL LIGHT
. NO MOVIE TICKET
. NO FRONT LICENSE PLATE
. BEING HOMELESS
THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVIAL
POLICE WON’T KILL YOU TO ENFORCE IT
 
X/Twitter
Cecil the flea bag
@Jimmywonton2
There is no law so trivial that government goons will not beat you and kill you for
Quote
Jeremiah Harding 馃
@InsanityIsFree
Aug 13, 2017
Graphic Video Shows Cops Beat Man for Several Minutes Over Traffic Violation http://ift.tt/2w34EVF #policebrutality
11:18 AM 路 Aug 13, 2017
 
Facebook 
Alex Steblowsky
August 13, 2017 at 11:16 PM 路
Murica Today
At least it would be honest
There is no law so trivial that the state will not kill you to enforce it.
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
EVERY LAW SHOULD END WITH THE PHRASE
“OR WE WILL FUCKING KILL YOU”

Facebook   
A Libertarian Future
October 25, 2017 at 10:00 PM 路
Remember that.
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVIAL
THAT THE STATE WON’T
KILL YOU TO ENFORCE IT
     
X/Twitter
Keagan Parham
@parham_keagan
There is no law so trivial, that the state will not kill you to enforce it. All are backed by the threat of murder for noncompliance.
8:59 PM 路 Oct 26, 2017
 
Facebook
Vacate The State
January 23, 2018 at 6:34 PM 路
There is no law so trivial that the state won’t kill you to enforce (is having your foot on a seat a crime?)
 
Facebook
Strike The Root
July 30, 2018 at 12:20 PM 路
“There is no law so trivial that the State won’t kill you to enforce it.”
- Josh Walsh
 
Facebook
Joann Dalnoky
January 18, 2019 at 12_08 PM 路
“There is NO law so trivial that the police won’t kill you to enforce it.”
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVIAL
THE POLICE WON’T KILL YOU
TO ENFORCE IT
 
X/Twitter 
Larken Rose
@LarkenRose
There is no law so trivial that the state won’t kill you to enforce it.
9:15 PM 路 May 15, 2019
           
X/Twitter
Matty K
@MattyKfromPA
Too many. There is no law so trivial that the government won鈥檛 kill you to enforce it.
3:22 PM 路 Dec 31, 2019
 
X/Twitter
Roger Ver
@rogerkver
There is no law so trivial that the police aren鈥檛 willing to kill you over it.
(“allegedly sold loose cigarette” is shown over a photo of Eric Garner.—ed.)
1:43 PM 路 May 30, 2020
 
X/Twitter 
Larry Fine
@datavortex
There is no law so trivial that the government will not kill you to enforce it.
2:14 AM 路 Jun 5, 2020
 
X/Twitter
Michael Anderson
@HarviiLee
There is no law so trivial that the state won’t kill you to enforce it
Just ask George Floyd or Eric Garner
9:05 PM 路 Jul 24, 2020
   
X/Twitter
3fifthsamerican_2020
7 feb 2021
POSSESSINGA EROKEN HOMELESS… THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVIAL POLICE WONT KILL YOU TO ENFORCE IT
 
X/Twitter
Rothmus 馃彺
@Rothmus
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
THERE IS NO LAW SO TRIVAL
THAT THE STATE WON’T
KILL YOU TO ENFORCE IT
11:23 AM 路 Feb 10, 2024

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