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Radley Balko

Radley Balko is a senior writer for the Huffington Post, contributing investigative reports related to civil liberties and the criminal justice system. Balko has previously held positions at Reason magazine as a senior editor, and Cato as a policy analyst.

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Myths of the Nanny State

by Radley Balko September 2006

Balko argues that there simply isn’t much evidence to support the sky-is-falling scenarios offered up by proponents of modern paternalism.