North Carolina senator Sam Ervin Jr. drafted a racist polemic, “the Southern Manifesto,” which vowed to fight to maintain Jim Crow by all legal means.
In the words of then—vice president Richard Nixon, the increasing crime rate “can be traced directly to the spread of the corrosive doctrine that every citizen possesses an inherent right to decide for himself which laws to obey and when to disobey them.”37
example, in one case, a sweep of one hundred buses resulted
Note: choice of busses because who rides the bus? poor & black
occasions. As a result, Marcus was held accountable for 37.4 grams
Note: choice of unit: 37g sounds like lot more than 1.5oz