A) As an intrusion in life that should be tolerated only to the degree that it prevents people’s rights being trampled, so “government is best when it governs least”.
B) If life is about our obligations, than the more laws the better because these laws ennoble and refine us help us achieve our purpose in life, to prepare the society of completed people or a home for God on earth.
Freedom, while prized in both systems, means different things in each. In Torah it is about the freedom to obey God, while in the west it is the freedom to do as we please. Finally, the value of individualism and individual choice in the open society even extends to the approval of civil disobedience to break the law which is not tolerated in the Halacha.