Via Instapundit, who writes IT’S COME TO THIS While complying with state law isn’t a point of contention, some school administrators find the sticker’s image to be a bit alarming. “One of my biggest concerns as a principal is safety and security,” Tinley Park High School Principal Theresa Nolan said. “It is bothersome to have […]
While Aurora gets the headlines: Yet more than twice as many people have been murdered this month in the president’s hometown of Chicago than were killed in the Aurora shooting. They are just statistics for whom there will be no presidential visits or flags flown at half staff. Via Instapundit, who writes Well, since Chicago […]
(Heh. “Left.”) District Court Upholds Illinois Total Ban on Carrying Guns The district court reasoned that even a total ban on carrying guns for self-defense outside the home should be judged under “intermediate scrutiny,” and the ban passes because “[t]he State of Illinois has determined that, for purposes of protection of its residents, a citizen’s […]
June 2008: “Does this lead to everyone having a gun in our society?” [Chicago Mayor Richard] Daley asked while speaking at a Navy Pier event. “If [the justices] think that’s the answer, then they’re greatly mistaken. Then why don’t we do away with the court system and go back to the Old West, you have […]
TV Station Takes Four-Year-Old Child’s Quote Out of Context A Chicago television station is being blasted by civil rights leaders and news media professionals for airing edited video of a 4-year-old boy that took his statements out of context, violating the basics of journalism ethics. The Maynard Institute published a story on July 21 detailing […]
Woman’s bullets fell out of gun just before she tried to shoot cop Shandra Kidd didn’t realize her gun was empty when she tried to shoot a Chicago Police officer. All the bullets fell out when she was running from the officer. Unfortunately for her, the officer’s gun was loaded. And the officer shot her […]
Chicago Still Disrespects Second Amendment Also, water remains wet.
Meant to post this a while back but didn’t get around to it until I noticed it linked somewhere today: The Unconcealed Truth About Carrying Guns Steve Chapman writes about the discussion of concealed carry in Illinois and the predictions of blood running in the streets that the antis are making. Murdoc hasn’t always agreed […]