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Subject: [Leica] Photographic Freedom
From: lew1716 at (Lew Schwartz)
Date: Fri, 3 Feb 2012 00:17:09 -0500
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I'm not sure if I understand the issue or its resolution entirely, but
it sounds like there'll be a second go-round. Isn't there a good
chance cronyism and behind the scenes maneuvering will redetermine the
'new' outcome?

On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 10:54 PM, Jayanand Govindaraj <jayanand at> 
> As an overall sort of reaction to this thread, here is an example, from
> yesterday, on what a combination of committed citizens, a legally enshrined
> Right to Information process and Public Interest Litigation, together with
> an independent Higher Judiciary can achieve against the corrupt political
> elite, even in India:
> The reactions from multinationals and their shills is astonishing - to they
> effect they actually PREFER crony capitalism to the rule of law. I never
> expected them to react publicly to this effect. (-:
> Cheers
> Jayanand
> On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 6:26 AM, scleroplex <scleroplex at> wrote:
>> they are.
>> on the federal level.
>> locally, cambridge hospital made sure one of their own became the director
>> of massachusetts medicaid (which is called masshealth).
>> it really is no different from goldman sachs sending their people to run
>> the treasury dept. .
>> dr julian harris went straight from residency training (!!) at cambridge
>> hospital and the brigham to becoming director of masshealth.
>> this is what the exercise of power looks like.
>> julian also worked heroically for "doctors for obama" and it's
>> post-election reincarnation "doctors for america".
>> if you google "julian harris and obama" the first link is a paper on
>> candidate obama's health plan that he co-authored with jay bhatt who also
>> is at cambridge hospital and is one of don berwick's proteg?s. they all 
>> are
>> also members of PNHP, physicians for a national healthplan. dr rachel
>> nardin, who spied on me daily for a whole year to find some dirt, is the
>> president of the massachusetts chapter of PNHP.
>> and the first thing julian did as director was tell me i had been randomly
>> chosen for an audit.
>> i had been waiting for him to do exactly that :-))
>> so when i opened the letter i burst out laughing and the clinic secretary
>> said, 'you know, that's not what most doctors do when they hear they've
>> been selected for an insurance audit'.
>> i assured her it wasn't a real audit anyway, just corrupt intimidation.
>> the list of 8 patients sent over interestingly was the same 8 patients
>> chosen by cambridge hospital back in november 2010 for their 29-minute
>> executive committee meeting.
>> what an amazing coincidence :-)
>> what is even funnier is that i have not billed for seeing any patients for
>> a whole year.
>> and since masshealth have not paid me a cent in all of 2011 they know it
>> too.
>> naturally i sent back a robust letter laying the past one year out and
>> asking him to get the records from cambridge hospital just like he got the
>> list from them!
>> i am not afraid of him or his audit.
>> now that i have roped in the inspector general in washington
>> along with three senators and the governor himself,
>> i hear masshealth are having a rethink.....
>> :-))
>> welcome to real fraud.
>> bharani
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