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So Many Lawyers, So Little Responsibility

Saturday July 1, 2006
YOU would expect lawyers, of all people, to be outraged at the treatment of David Hicks and the prisoners in Guantanamo Bay. And in general, they are. But not the lawyers in John Howard's cabinet. Of the 17 cabinet ministers, 11 are lawyers, including the Prime Minister. And if you include the outer ministry, then 14 of the 30 most senior people in government are lawyers.