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(AP Photo/Stephen Spillman, File) Next Post Coming Soon…▶   This case is important not because of its specific subject matter of abortion, but instead for Texas’s cavalier and contemptuous mechanism for shielding from review potential violations of constitutional rights as determined by this Court’s precedents. It is one thing toRead More →

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(AP Photo/David Goldman) Next Post Coming Soon…▶ There is room for looking at the lethality of modern firearms when considering the constitutionality of gun regulation. The court implicitly acknowledged this in its Heller decision when it stated that machine gun bans were acceptable. It’s a difficult concession to explain unless the court is consideringRead More →

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(AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane) Next Post Coming Soon…▶ I’ve spent much of the past six months interviewing people across the United States in the leadup to the [New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen] case—part of research for a book I’m writing about the cultural and racial effectsRead More →

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Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin (AP Photo/Steve Helber) Next Post Coming Soon…▶   If you’re a gun owner who lives in Virginia, there’s a good chance you’ve seen ads that raise questions about Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin’s support for gun rights. An operation called Accountability Virginia is runningRead More →

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Shutterstock Next Post Coming Soon…▶   The country experienced a record homicide spike in 2020, with cities like New York and Los Angeles reporting historic year-over-year surges — still well below the record murder rates of the ‘80s and ‘90s, but enough to stoke fears nationwide. Political support for defundingRead More →