Washington University Law Quarterly
The theory that the end justifies the means is an old one in the police state. It often lies hidden in ponderous law books or in obscure decisions. Frequently, however, it breaks through into news that all can understand.
William O. Douglas,
The Means and the End,
1959 Wash. U. L. Q. 103
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