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RE: Another question about free-markets...
Jim Choate wrote:
> Now in a free-market, by definition, there is no law.
A free market is not the absence of law (that is anarchy), a free market
is the absence of government intervention in trade and commerce.
That does not mean people and businesses are immune from criminal law,
fraud statutes, civil liability, etc.
> If this includes lying, denying consumers information,
The market addresses information disclosure by favoring vendors that
disclose. The legal system addresses intentional misinformation.
You are confusing Laissez Faire [free market] Capitalism with