firearms

What Firearms Have “Common-Use” Protections?

The text of the Second Amendment is explicit, and since it is a right, the people, not the government, decide. Yet, gun-control activists are still intent on attempting to define exactly what "arms" are protected by it.

Playing the Blame Game in Chicago

As violent crime surges in Chicago, city officials continue to blame the carnage on guns and gun dealers. Both President Biden and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot are eager participants in this dishonest blame game.

Illinois County’s Anti-Second Amendment Taxes Ruled Unconstitutional

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.

Chicago Mayor Blames the Guns, Not the Criminals

Another anti-gun politician refuses to blame those who commit crimes, and instead focuses on firearms.

Justice Alito Warns: Gun Rights are at Risk During Pandemic Restrictions

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.

Chicago’s Mayor Blames American Freedom?

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?

Chicago’s Mayhem isn’t the Fault of Legal Gun Owners

2020 has seen a sharp increase in Chicago violence.

Why Chicago’s Police Superintendent Really Snubbed President Trump

“Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive!” –Sir Walter Scott, 1808

Gun Stolen 50 Years Ago Recovered During Traffic Stop

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.

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