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Reason Papers Vol. 36, no. 1. Co-authored with Paul H. Blackman.
Kopel's arguments and research against the militarization of law enforcement. Washington Post. Aug. 14, 2014.
Guest speakers at the University of Michigan in 1900 incited controversies--and a riot. Washington Post. Aug. 13, 2014.
Bloomberg spending fails to unseat pro-gun Milwaukee Sheriff. Washington Post.
The ruling in Palmer v DC making licensed handgun carry legal in the District of Columbia.
Amicus in support of the respondents.
Effects of federal court decision allowing licensed handgun carry in D.C.
Constitutional law professors submit brief in Jerusalem passport case.
America's 1st Freedom. May 2014.
America's 1st Freedom. July 2014.
Topics include Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s visit to Denver, Denver's newest police chief and the influx of government agencies relocating to Colorado.
"Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia" is a fine film for everyone who is interested in American intellectual history.
How Richard Nixon got away with destroying 18 1/2 minutes of taped evidence against him.
"Time machine" episode of Colorado Public TV roundtable program goes back to 1973.
Magazines holding more than 10 rounds have been common in America for over 150 years.