Judges in America Are Destroying Public Confidence In the Judiciary

Only a judge can dishonor the office. Those who don’t hold the office lack the ability to harm it. They can criticize the judicary but that does no harm. When a judge abuses his or her power and takes up partisan … Continue reading

It’s nuts to claim the 2nd Amendment does not protect our right to an AR-15 rifle

A well educated electorate, being necessary to the proper functioning of a democratic republic, the right of the people to buy and read books, shall not be infringed. — David Kopel A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of … Continue reading

Hickenlopper’s magazine ban is unconstitutional

Federal District Colorado Judge Marsha Kreiger didn’t agree but a new 4th Circuit case and cases cited therein clearly would. In Kolbe v. Hogan, a 4th Circuit case issued yesterday that challenges Maryland’s ban on AR-15 rifles and magazines holding more than 10 … Continue reading

4th Circuit: Open carry of a firearm does not give police reasonable suspicion to detain

“…where a state permits individuals to openly carry firearms, the exercise of this right, without more, cannot justify an investigatory detention.  Permitting such a justification would eviscerate Fourth Amendment protections for lawfully armed individuals in those states.”  United States v. … Continue reading