Until the Supreme Court ruled in the 2008 case of District of Columbia v. Heller that the Second Amendment protects the right to armed self-defense, many lower courts gave this important provision short shrift. Lacking guidance from above, they linked the right to some undefined militia service, effectively reading it out of the Constitution. Six years later, they’re at […]
Purchasing a gun is something that more and more Americans are doing. There are a lot of people that believe that they are safer when they have a gun that they know that they are going to be able to use in case they find it necessary. Whether they are out hunting or defending their […]
A recently leaked playbook provides details to proponents of strict gun control on how to most effectively strip gun rights from the American people. The tips include everything from using properly-crafted extreme language to taking full advantage of well-publicized gun crimes.
Like many, I have spent quite a bit of time pouring through both pro and con gun control web sites and references on the Internet, and I’ve stumbled across a good number of so-called “anti-gun violence” groups on Facebook in the process. These pages are primarily focused on one thing, and one thing only: gun […]
Texas resident Ron Kelly honorably served his country in the U.S. Army for 20 years, where he fired cannons, fully automatic machine guns and held a top secret security clearance. But this month, the government told the Army veteran to take a hike after applying for a gun license, citing a minor drug conviction when […]