Comment: Criticize the law, but not

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Criticize the law, but not

Criticize the law, but not the person following it.

Some people will be very quick to advocate ideological purity for others while they will beg and scrounge as soon as their self-interest is involved.

Such a person is an ideologue as well as a hypocrite.

Something bad happened to the vet. He has every right to bring down the letter of the law on the restaurant.