In a victory for the Second Amendment and the citizens of Illinois, the state’s Supreme Court unanimously ruled that two taxes Cook County had devised are unconstitutional.
Last week, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito told a group of attorneys that individual rights were at increased risk of government encroachment—including the right to keep and bear arms.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot of Chicago is presiding over a marked increase in the number of murders in her city. By July 2020, there had been more murders in Chicago than there were in all of 2019. In response, Lightfoot has geared up and taken the fight to ... Indiana?
2020 has seen a sharp increase in Chicago violence.
“Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive!” –Sir Walter Scott, 1808
Police arrested two men in the Chicago suburbs after a traffic stop and vehicle search revealed a stolen gun from 1969 that was apparently in their possession.