Archive for the ‘Assault’ Category

Comments Off on This Illinois Town Might Not Have Intended to Ban My Family’s ‘Peashooter,’ But They Still Did

REASON – In a Friday article “My Family’s Peashooter Is Now an Illegal ‘Assault Weapon’ in This Illinois Town,” I wrote that a new “assault weapon” ban in Deerfield, Illinois, was written so broadly that it outlawed an old .22 semi-automatic rifle kept by my decidedly non-firearm-obsessed family. Since publishing that article, I have received […]

Comments Off on Sacramento Sheriff’s Dept. SUV Knocks Down Police Abuse Protester, Then Drives Off

REASON – The Sacramento Sheriff’s Department poured gasoline on a fire when one of its cruisers struck a 61-year-old protestor Saturday night and then drove off. The woman, identified as Wanda Cleveland, was among the protestors rallying in response to the Sacramento Police’s fatal shooting of Stephon Clark, 22, while police were investigating a 911 […]