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VIRGINIA BEACH TEEN TO LEAD LOCAL "MARCH FOR OUR GUNS" AT MOUNT TRASHMORE THIS WEEKEND. WHEN STUDENTS WALKED OUT OF THEIR CLASSROOMS ON MARCH 14 TO DRAW AWARENESS TO GUN VIOLENCE AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS, AIDAN JACKSON, 15, PARTICIPATED. CARRYING A SIGN HE MADE HIMSELF, WITH THE WORDS “GUN CONTROL IS NOT THE ANSWER” PAINTED ON IT – SOME OF HIS CLASSMATES RESPONDED WITH ANGER. ONE APPROACHED HIM, TOOK HIS SIGN AND BEGAN TEARING IT APART.BLACK GUNS MATTER BRINGING GUN RIGHTS WORKSHOP TO CHICAGO'S AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY. HIP HOP ARTIST MAJ TOURE WILL BRING HIS MESSAGE OF GUN RIGHTS TO TO AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITIES ALL OVER.NRA FILED A LEGAL CHALLENGE IN THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT OBJECTING TO THE MISLEADING AND INADEQUATE BALLOT TITLE FOR INITIATIVE 1639, WHICH SEEKS TO FURTHER RESTRICT THE SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS OF WASHINGTON'S LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS. THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT WILL REVIEW ALL LEGAL CHALLENGES BEFORE THE BALLOT TITLE AND SUMMARY CAN BE FINALIZED FOR THE INITIATIVE.REMINGTON EXITS CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY IN LESS THAN TWO MONTHS. THE COMPANY SAID IT CONVERTED $775 MILLION OF DEBT INTO EQUITY AND SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTED ITS PLAN FOR REORGANIZATION.LIBERAL BOULDER, COLORADO’S ‘ASSAULT WEAPONS’ BAN TRIGGERS LAWSUIT BY GUN OWNERS. THE MOTION FILED BY THE MOUNTAIN STATES LEGAL FOUNDATION SEEKS A PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION TO STOP THE FAMOUSLY LIBERAL CITY FROM ENFORCING THE BAN, WHICH WOULD SUBJECT VIOLATORS TO FINES OF UP TO $1,000 AND 90 DAYS IN JAIL PER OFFENSE.

Roberts’ Rules and Walmart’s Signs

Friday, August 11, 2017 — Two confusing issues dominated the news over the past 24 hours, taxing guns and advertising them. We’ll explain. In 2012, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, John Roberts, ruled that Barack Obama’s health care mandate wasn’t a penalty, it was a tax, and taxes, unlike guns, can’t be regulated. Yesterday, social media had a cow when news broke that a sign stationed above a glass case of guns in an Indiana Walmart was a subtle challenge to students to “Own The School Year Like a Hero.” Good God, Gert! They can’t get away with that! Walmart’s teaching kids to take guns to school! As usual, media – whether news or hysteric – jumped on the bandwagon and trumpeted both stories as if they rated more exposure than Un’s missiles or Trump’s furious fire.

In Washington state, its highest court ruled that the $25 tax on a gun purchase plus two cents to a nickel per round of ammo was justifiable in an effort to finance a study on gun violence. Turns out that, while gun control advocates in Seattle said that the tax could raise as much as a half million dollars a year for the city, it only produced a little under $200,000. But, what the hay…it’s a start. Problem is that, while it’s called a tax, everyone knows it’s nothing but penny-pinching gun control and all Seattle’s gun retailers, save one, have already moved outside the city limits and are continuing to thrive. The last holdout has already advised its customers to make their guns and ammo purchases at his other store in Fife, about 25 miles south of Seattle where there’s no tax.

When news of the Walmart sign hit Falsebook and Spitter, knots were tied in shoppers’ shorts all across Wally World, thereby upsetting the retail giant’s anti-gun customers. Gun advocates simply smiled. Meanwhile, some lawmakers are trying to figure out how to tax crime and regulate criminals, a chore that federal judges find  to be more daunting than either litigating or legislating.

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BREAKING :
VIRGINIA BEACH TEEN TO LEAD LOCAL "MARCH FOR OUR GUNS" AT MOUNT TRASHMORE THIS WEEKEND. WHEN STUDENTS WALKED OUT OF THEIR CLASSROOMS ON MARCH 14 TO DRAW AWARENESS TO GUN VIOLENCE AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS, AIDAN JACKSON, 15, PARTICIPATED. CARRYING A SIGN HE MADE HIMSELF, WITH THE WORDS “GUN CONTROL IS NOT THE ANSWER” PAINTED ON IT – SOME OF HIS CLASSMATES RESPONDED WITH ANGER. ONE APPROACHED HIM, TOOK HIS SIGN AND BEGAN TEARING IT APART.BLACK GUNS MATTER BRINGING GUN RIGHTS WORKSHOP TO CHICAGO'S AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY. HIP HOP ARTIST MAJ TOURE WILL BRING HIS MESSAGE OF GUN RIGHTS TO TO AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITIES ALL OVER.NRA FILED A LEGAL CHALLENGE IN THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT OBJECTING TO THE MISLEADING AND INADEQUATE BALLOT TITLE FOR INITIATIVE 1639, WHICH SEEKS TO FURTHER RESTRICT THE SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS OF WASHINGTON'S LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS. THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT WILL REVIEW ALL LEGAL CHALLENGES BEFORE THE BALLOT TITLE AND SUMMARY CAN BE FINALIZED FOR THE INITIATIVE.REMINGTON EXITS CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY IN LESS THAN TWO MONTHS. THE COMPANY SAID IT CONVERTED $775 MILLION OF DEBT INTO EQUITY AND SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTED ITS PLAN FOR REORGANIZATION.LIBERAL BOULDER, COLORADO’S ‘ASSAULT WEAPONS’ BAN TRIGGERS LAWSUIT BY GUN OWNERS. THE MOTION FILED BY THE MOUNTAIN STATES LEGAL FOUNDATION SEEKS A PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION TO STOP THE FAMOUSLY LIBERAL CITY FROM ENFORCING THE BAN, WHICH WOULD SUBJECT VIOLATORS TO FINES OF UP TO $1,000 AND 90 DAYS IN JAIL PER OFFENSE.