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Not for the ignominy of the Cat’s Paw page, this is a very special Corner, carved out of the English Common Law, gilded with sterling, in which only Lawyers qualify to sit, who have been paid by Russian businessmen to issue threats under the English law of defamation.
Once the targets of the Ruler of London, Jack Cade, and his advisor Dick the Butcher,
who between them thought up the policy, but lacking the time in which to implement it, they were made immortal in Shakespeare’s line,

“The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers” (Henry VI, Part 2, Act IV, scene 2)

Having survived Jack, and now greatly enriched by
Libel Tourism on Fleet Street,


These lawyers have earned their special place in the history of the Russian revolution, written in their very own hands, and threatening with their characteristic tone of voice.