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

Illinois Supreme Court Holds a Gun Ban Unconstitutional

People v. Aguilar. Unanimous decision, all seven justices concur. At issue was this statute: Illinois Statutes, section 24-1.6(a)(1), (a)(3)(A), which states: “(a) A person commits the offense of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon when he or she knowingly: (1) … Continue reading

Capt. Pete Hegseth On The Intellectual Dishonesty of Elena Kagan

Damning condemnation of thoroughly postmodern Elena’s intellectual priorities. Here is David Kopel’s statement at the Kagan hearings. She is an enemy of the Second Amendment who does not believe that human beings have any natural rights (other than the right … Continue reading