Posts Tagged ‘second amendment’


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New Jackboot City


Tuesday April 10th, 2018   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 10:48am PDT   •   0 Comments

The squad came at dawn, Remington model 870 shotguns at the ready. They broke down the door, rushed in and handcuffed a man before shoving him into a police car. One might think they were after a terrorist, escaped convict, or murderer. In reality, this was a raid by the enforcement division of the…
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White-Coat Gun Grabbers Want More Money


Thursday March 15th, 2018   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 9:50am PDT   •   0 Comments

“Our country is infuriated by the lack of action taken by Congress to combat the gun violence epidemic in America,” says Sen. Martin Heinrich, New Mexico Democrat, who is calling for “repeal of the Dickey Amendment,” a 1996 measure that restricted the federal Centers for Disease Control from spending public funds to research what…
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End of Operation Choke Point Good News for Abused Americans


Wednesday August 23rd, 2017   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 8:35am PDT   •   0 Comments

With President Trump getting so much press, a few hangovers from the previous administration have managed to escape notice. As we noted, Operation Choke Point, supposedly a measure against consumer fraud, pressured financial institutions doing business with allegedly “high risk” companies. These included Ponzi schemes, payday lenders, escort services and such, but the DOJ…
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Uncle Jerry Wants Your Magazine


Monday June 26th, 2017   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 10:10am PDT   •   0 Comments

The July 4 holiday is just around the corner but Californians might want to mark their calendar for July 1 because on that day they could become lawbreakers. Last year, the legislature passed gun laws, approved by governor Jerry Brown, that require Californians, by July 1, to get rid of any rifle or pistol…
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$5 Million Flowing to University of California Gun Snoops


Tuesday May 30th, 2017   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 9:09am PDT   •   0 Comments

While beating the drum for tuition hikes, University of California president Janet Napolitano maintained a secret slush fund of $175 million and tried to block an investigation by state auditors. That was okay with the University of California regents, who hailed the leadership of the former Arizona governor and Department of Homeland Security boss….
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Lessons from the North Hollywood Shootout


Friday March 3rd, 2017   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 8:54am PST   •   0 Comments

February 28 marked 20 years since bank robbers Larry Phillips and Emil Matasareanu engaged in a full-blown firefight with police outside the Bank of America on Laurel Canyon Boulevard in North Hollywood. Both deployed fully automatic rifles illegal to possess at the time. They sprayed anything that moved, firing even at television news helicopters….
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How Politicians Keep the Public in Danger from Violent Crime


Monday October 3rd, 2016   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 10:00am PDT   •   1 Comment

The southern part of California’s capital city of Sacramento is home to many Asian immigrants, and during the past year, according to news reports, violent criminals have been preying on innocent residents. Muggings, robberies and home invasions have victimized 300-400 Chinese immigrants and prompted some to sell their home at a loss and move…
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New State-Funded Center Targets Gun Owners


Thursday September 1st, 2016   •   Posted by K. Lloyd Billingsley at 4:54am PDT   •   3 Comments

Thanks to bills California governor Jerry Brown signed in July, Californians now face ID and background checks to purchase ammunition, and the state will create a new database of ammunition owners. Magazines holding more than 10 rounds are banned and the state now restricts the loaning of guns, without background checks, even to close…
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