Just days after Jeb Bush downplayed the need for stricter gun control following the tragic Oregon shooting by stating "Stuff happens," Donald Trump also made some questionable comments regarding Second Amendment rights during a rally Saturday in Nashville. "I have a license to carry in New York, can you believe that?" Trump...
WASHINGTON -- Looking back, nearly 20 years later, Jay Dickey is apologetic. He is gone from Congress, giving him space to reflect on his namesake amendment that, to this day, continues to define the rigid politics of gun policy. When...Show More Summary
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In Russia, Google has been ordered to amend anti-competitive agreements with OEMs that give it an unfair advantage over third party Android apps.
“Stop and frisk” in New York City has a Right valence; “getting guns off the streets,” a Left. But what if in practice they mostly amounted to the same thing? Tags: Fourth Amendment, guns, NYC, police A thought on “getting guns off the streets” is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system
Advocates focused on the human rights of LGBT people internationally often think of this work as two steps forward, one step back. While this year Nepal amended its constitution to explicitly protect LGBT people and President Obama appointed...Show More Summary
Norwegian shipping company GC Rieber Shipping ASA has entered into an agreement with Dolphin Geophysical to increase Dolphins competitiveness in a challenging market.
Days after nine people were massacred on an Oregon college campus, TV news people and politicians were doing the proverbial rearranging of deck chairs on the Titanic. CNN was refusing to name to killer to cut down on his notoriety; pundits...Show More Summary
Ruling in favor of a former UBS AG employee, Connecticut’s highest court said Monday that public and private employees in the state are shielded by speech rights more expansive than the First Amendment.
Poor Gary Legum at Salon.com. How dare supporters of the right to keep and bear arms as clearly defined in the Constitution's Second Amendment push back against the gun control movement's cynical exploitation of Thursday's Roseburg,Show More Summary
It's always nice when a panel of judges rule unanimously on a particular issue -- thereby creating the much sought after "bright-line" rule. The three-judge panel of the First Circuit ruled that Massachusetts Judge Richard Stearns erred in applying the "good cause" standard when purported whistleblower, Jeffrey D'Agostino, sought......
While promoting her new proposals to limit the availability of firearms, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton suggested at a town hall in New Hampshire Monday that "responsible gun owners" should join together to create an alternative to the National Rifle Association. Show More Summary
By David Keith Cobb Corporations are not merely exercising political power today -- they have become de facto ruling institutions. Ultra-wealthy individuals and unelected, unaccountable corporate CEOs make the fundamental public policy decisions in this country. Show More Summary
The recent spate of high profile shootings — in Charleston, Oregon, and elsewhere — has again propelled forward the question of how to combat gun violence, suggesting it might even become a meaningful issue in 2016. So there are two things liberals and Democrats might want to start clarifying right now about how they’re going […]
If gun evangelists insist on misinterpreting the Second Amendment, let's make it clearer.
Carolyn Kellim's upper lip snarled to the left at the mention of gun control. "I think that's the worst thing in the world that can happen," said Kellim, 86, who runs KC's Exchange gun shop out of her home. The words "2nd Amendment" are pasted in a decal onto her front door and there's a Rifle...
The entire unconstitutional interaction was captured on video. Bald Knob, AR — In August, a Bald Knob man was found guilty of “illegally carrying a weapon” after lawfully open carrying his sidearm. Stemming from charges in May, the White County district court ignored Arkansas state law and found Richard Chambless guilty. Show More Summary
Donald Trump really wowed them in Nashville! He had a sold-out house of 3,000 with 1,000 in the overflow area. Those 1,000 were in the rain and stayed the whole
The non-profit group Friends of the Parks renewed its efforts Friday to block plans for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art on the Chicago lakefront. In an amended complaint filed in federal court, the group reiterated arguments in its original lawsuit against the Chicago Park District and the city...