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Comment author: pnrjulius 06 June 2012 08:23:05PM -1 points [-]

Yes, ignorantia non excusat is basically abandoning the entire purpose of Rule of Law and stare decisis. I don't know why more people don't see this; it's basically what Kafka was talking about in The Judgment.

Comment author: VAuroch 02 December 2013 01:40:20AM -1 points [-]

If that principle was abandoned, there would be every reason to never learn the laws.