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Crushing the Needy in Court

Submitted by Thinking CAP on Sat, Dec 12, 2009 - 1:37 am

Do not exploit the poor because they are poor and do not crush the needy in court, for the LORD will take up their case and will plunder those who plunder them.

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Some kind of warped mentality says to itself, “poor people don’t contribute enough to society, I have an idea how to make money off of them! We’ll create jobs building prisons, then we’ll round up a lot of poor people who may or may not use drugs, next we’ll hand society a huge bill so we can store those people in prison!”

This is just one interpretation, there are many more.