right to bear arms
You must be tired after traveling all the way from 1791.
Consistent with prior precedent, the court found machine guns to be "dangerous and unusual" weapons.
But Justices Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas would've gone further.
Certain semiautomatic firearms deserve the highest level of protection the Constitution allows, says appellate court.
That's an easy, simple truth. It can't be politicized, analyzed or reduced to anything other than what it is: reality. My brother is dead because of a gun. You can lump him into a statistic. You can break down the circumstances. But at the end of the day, what can I really say that will call you to action?
Donald Trump, like no other candidate can, embodies the right wing's rapid descent into mindlessness and their embrace of know-nothingism. With Trump, there is nothing there besides the huge eponymous banner announcing "Trump" that appears on all his possessions, a bluster, and a golden combover seemingly forever frozen in place.
I am a Southern, white, gun-owning male who worries that one day my family will have to pay the price for America's unwillingness to stand up to the gun lobby. Let me be very clear: I am not opposed to personal gun ownership. What I am opposed to is the gun lobby's stranglehold on our elected leaders.
Pastor Nancy Jo Kemper of New Union Church in Versailles called the events a "travesty," adding, "How terrible it would be