Lex is Rex - but not quite how the Reformers meant it In a society that no longer believes in the existence of truth, it is asking for disaster to have an adversarial legal system. John Barrs Today for many people, 'truth' is what they hear on the 'box', especially the opinions of the 'great and good' as represented by the talk-show hosts and their guests. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.