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Who will protect the public when the police violate the law? ---->>>

The measure of your quality as a public person, as a citizen, is the gap between what you do and what you say. ---->>>

A right is not what someone gives you; it's what no one can take from you. ---->>>

Turbulence is life force. It is opportunity. Let's love turbulence and use it for change. ---->>>

A great many people in this country are worried about law-and-order. And a great many people are worried about justice. But one thing is certain; you cannot have either until you have both. ---->>>

I didn't volunteer; they asked me. I felt a duty to testify. ---->>>

If Rosa Parks had not refused to move to the back of the bus, you and I might never have heard of Dr. Martin Luther King. ---->>>

The greatest crime since World War II has been U.S. foreign policy. ---->>>

Most faults are not in our Constitution, but in ourselves. ---->>>

Our first concern is the security of the lawyers because without security you can't possibly have a fair trial, if trial at all, and that's not been adequately attended to. ---->>>

There are few better measures of the concern a society has for its individual members and its own well being than the way it handles criminals. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 12-18, 1927
Occupation: Public Servant

William Ramsey Clark (born December 18, 1927) is an American lawyer, activist and former federal government official. A progressive, New Frontier liberal, he occupied senior positions in the United States Department of Justice under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson, notably serving as United States Attorney General from 1967 to 1969; previously he was Deputy Attorney General from 1965 to 1967 and Assistant Attorney General from 1961 to 1965 (wikipedia)