Autonomy and legislating Satanism

For  citizens  who  live  in  democracies  under  the “Rule  of Law”  few issues could  be  more  important  than the  philosophical  considerations  upon  which that Law  is  based.

In the case  of  Planned Parenthood vs Casey 505 US 833 (1992)  Supreme  Court Justice  Kennedy  expressed  his views on the basis for  Law :

“At the heart of liberty is the right to define one’s own concept of existence, of meaning, of the universe, of the mystery of human life.”

Justice  Kennedy’s  view  is quite similar  to  that  stated  by  Jashan A’al, under defining Satanism    : http://www.satanservice.org/theory/jashan-quotes.html

Here  the 3rd  item  listed  in defining Satanism  1s :

3. Autonomy of the Individual

Animals see themselves rightly placed at the center of their own world, as does the Satanist. The most important individual in a Satanist’s life is the Satanist themself. They are their own highest judge, their own ultimate lord, and the source of their own personal happiness….

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