Tag Archives: 2nd Amendment

Erie County Libertarian Party challenges year-long delays and arbitrary denials under NY pistol permit law


via Buffalo News:

“Whatever happened to the words, ‘shall not be infringed?’ ” asked Garrett, a Town of Evans resident and the new chairman of the Erie County Libertarian Party.

Garrett is one of eight plaintiffs in a new civil suit challenging the constitutionality of New York’s pistol permit law, a gun control law dating to 1911 and the Tammany Hall days of New York City.

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Jesse Walker: A farewell to Bob Barr-endorsed Russ Feingold

Jesse Walker at Reason Hit and Run:

Russ Feingold wasn’t just endorsed by Bob Barr. He was the Bob Barr of the left, and I mean that mostly as a compliment. When Barr was in Congress he could be bad on “social” freedoms, especially the drug war, but he nonetheless took stances on privacy and due process that made him far above average on civil liberties as a whole.… Read more ...

DC 2nd Amendment plaintiff Dick Heller running for US House Delegate as a Libertarian

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Ballot Access News

Dick Anthony Heller, the plaintiff in last month’s famous U.S. Supreme Court decision that said the Second Amendment protects an individual right to possess a gun, is petitioning as the Libertarian nominee for Delegate to the U.S. House from the District of Columbia. He needs 3,000 signatures.

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Videos of Chuck Baldwin at HQ

Recently, Chuck Baldwin opened his national headquarters in western Michigan. A local TV station covered the event, and even included a video over on the right-hand side.

Also, here is a video by a grassroots supporter in Michigan who filmed Dr. Baldwin’s speech to the crowd.

Baldwin’s campaign also released a statement on the Supreme Court’s decision on the 2nd amendment today.… Read more ...