Sunday, January 3rd, 2010
First Circuit dismisses lawsuit against cop who confronted gun owner holding a licensed, legally concealed weapon; took and kept the gun; then remarked that he was “the only person allowed to carry a weapon on his beat.”
New Irish law took effect Monday that prohibits “publishing or uttering matter that is grossly abusive or insulting in relation to matters held sacred by any religion”
General Motors, which is already majority owned by the federal government, hires lobbyists to win more preferential treatment from the federal government.
Essays like this one make me wonder how anyone could possibly support laws prohibiting assisted suicide. It’s really the height of hubris to insist someone endure that sort of agony because your personal morality must be the law of the land.
“…you should confess to something so you can be charged and sentenced and serve your sentence and then go back to your family and country, because you will not leave this place innocent.” See if you can guess where that statement was uttered, and by who.