Journal for the Scientific
Religious Regulation and the Courts: The Judiciary's Changing
Role in Protecting Minority Religions from Majoritarian Rule
Liberty from on High: The Growing Reliance on a Centralized Judiciary to Protect Individual Liberty
PATRICK M. GARRY
CONGRESSIONAL-EXECUTIVE COMMISSION ON CHINA 2005 ANNUAL REPORT
The centralized over-state I mention above was first put into practice in the twentieth century by the Soviets with the "Chief Administration of Corrective Labor Camps" or Gulag as recounted by Alexander I. Solzhenitsyn. See review below. The first and foremost reason was to quash all Christian faith in Russia.