Post Tagged with: "Chicago gun ban"

December 17, 2012 10:55

Society Is Crumbling Right In Front Of Our Eyes And Banning Guns Won’t Help

If gun control was really the solution to our problems, then cities that have implemented strict gun control laws should be some of the safest in the entire country. But sadly, just the opposite is true.

January 24, 2011 07:14

Gun Control Measures Don’t Stop Violence

National Academy of Sciences reviewed 253 journal articles, 99 books and 43 government publications evaluating 80 gun-control measures. Researchers could not identify a single regulation that reduced violent crime, suicide or accidents. A year earlier, the Centers for Disease Control reported on ammunition bans, restrictions on acquisition, waiting periods, registration, licensing, child access prevention and zero tolerance laws. CDC’s conclusion: There was no conclusive evidence that the laws reduced gun violence.

June 30, 2010 06:38

SCOTUS gun ruling a prelude to bigger fights on individual rights

By Sen. Tom Coburn The McDonald decision was so close because a near majority on the Court, and many in government, consider the Constitution to be merely a guiding document instead of binding force that limits the power of the government over the individual. The problem is not merely that many on the Court, in Congress and the administration act as if they are above the law. Rather they are acting as if they are the law. In their view, the rule of law is not a constant but dependent on who is in power – a phenomenon our founders would have called a “tyranny of the majority.”

June 29, 2010 06:26

Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Chicago Mayor Says He’ll Fight to Preserve City’s Gun Ban

Wannabe dictators who ignore the, constitution, the courts and the will of the people? What is it with these Democrats?