A major part of the huge facade, which our capitalist master indoctrinate us into believing represents "democracy", is the rule of law. This rule of law is related to the other parts of the facade: the selection of representatives through elections, which are managed by the ruling capitalist class, to government bodies that pass the laws. Then their selected formal executive, the President, appoints the judges to preside over courts which enforce these laws. The capitalist hand is everywhere in this process of the "rule of law". Levison's experience in this "rule of law" offers a striking example of how it actually works in the real world when the interests of the ruling capitalist class are involved.
...the founder of an encrypted email startup that was supposed to insure privacy for all reveals how the FBI and the US legal system made sure we don't have the right to much privacy in the first place.