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Controversy over officer in Chattanooga shooting: Should Pentagon change policy?

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 14:59
Christian Science Monitor quotes Kopel

Sons of Heller

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 19:25
Some of the lesser-known federal court decisions which have protected Second Amendment rights.

You may feel some pressure

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 17:48
Why are doctors asking you if you any guns at home? What will happen if you tell them it's none of their business? America's 1st Freedom

A survey of legislation on Second Amendment issues in 2015

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 17:47
So far this year, 28 states have enacted legislation which expands protections of Second Amendment rights, and one state has enacted legislation to reduce those rights. Washington Post.

Freddie Gray death: Should it really be illegal to carry a knife in the city?

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 14:30
Christian Science Monitor on how anti-knife laws are enforced against inner-city Blacks. Kopel quoted

Guns on university campuses: The Colorado experience

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:42
Kopel article in Washington Post

Waking to a Dangerous World

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:42
Violence around the world is causing a change in firearm policies in many countries, and also a pro-gun shift in attitude here in the United States. America's 1st Freedom. March 2015.

Group Harms Gun Rights

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:42
Colorado Springs Gazette. Dudley Brown group fights against relegalizing 30-round magazines.