Tag Archive: California

Jan 20 2017

Caffeine DUI, Court Overturns Gun Win, & USPS Delivers Dead Pets

A California man is preparing to go to trial for a DUI charge for driving under the influence of caffeine. 36-year-old Joseph Schwab was pulled over in August of last year by an agent from the California department of alcoholic beverage control. The agent was driving an unmarked car and complained that she pulled Schwab …

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Jul 01 2016

BREAKING: CA Passes Sweeping New Gun Control Package

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Thursday, California lawmakers approved a sweeping package of 12 new gun control bills and sent them to Governor Jerry Brown, who is scheduled to leave for Europe today. Lawmakers expedited the bills to his desk in hopes he would sign them before leaving. If signed into law, California’s gun owners can now expect new gun …

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Mar 21 2016

CA Gun Confiscation: Terribly Flawed, Short on Funding

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In 2013, California legislators gave the green light to a gun confiscation program that would involve law enforcement literally going door to door to take the firearms of some 40,000 people who had acquired them legally. While Senate Bill 140 was marketed as a way to get guns out of the hands of those who …

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Jan 03 2015

Hoodie Ban Could Cost You $500 in Fines (Or Jail Time)

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Laws associating hoods with crimes are nothing new. Oklahoma already has a law on the books banning the use of hoods during a crime. Many similar laws – like this law from 1923 – are associated with the Klu Klux Klan. Fast forward to today, when protesters are taking to the streets more than ever, …

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Aug 05 2014

12 Firearm “Facts” Every Gun Owner Should Know

Growing up in Massachusetts, I’ve spent a lot of time with anti-gunners. They’re pretty loud and they sure do give me a whole lot to think about. I think sometimes they forget that the federal government already requires background checks on all sales conducted through a federally licensed firearms dealer and that most criminals don’t …

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Jun 25 2014

LAPD Gets New Military Stealth Motorcycles to Tactically Harass Homeless People

The Los Angeles Police Department has purchased three “super stealthy” military-grade motorcycles to protect and serve the crap out of you. The Zero MMX motorcycles are being added to the department’s off-road patrol unit. Each bike costs $17,945 without additional modifications and is not for sale to civilians. Specifically, the bike was developed for Special …

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May 27 2014

Mandated Trigger Warnings Threaten Free Speech and Common Sense

A new trend rising among liberal colleges and their oh-so-progressive students is that of a mandated trigger warning – a warning system for potentially offensive or emotional material. The idea behind it is that sometimes materials found on a college syllabus could induce, create, or revive trauma. The use of trigger warnings first appeared in …

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Apr 01 2014

ObamaCare Site Sends Out Voter Registration Forms Pre-marked “Democrat”

Covered California, the state’s ObamaCare exchange, has begun sending out voter registration cards to all its new customers. At least two people have received cards pre-marked “Democrat.” State agencies are pointing fingers, and no one is owning up. A couple from La Mesa – who wished to remain anonymous – received their voter registration card …

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Mar 21 2014

Maryland Takes Aim at Gun Confiscation

A new bill introduced by the Maryland state legislature would have have the state join the ranks of Connecticut, New York, Illinois, and California in threatening – and enacting – gun confiscation. But remember, no one is coming to take your guns. Del. Luiz Simmons (D-Montgomery) introduced HB0623 back on January 30th, though it has …

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Jan 10 2014

California Wants Permits, Background Checks For Ammo (Again)

California lawmakers – Democrats, in particular – have announced that one of their main focuses for this legislative session is going to be to push stricter gun control. In particular, they are trying to revive Senate Bill 53, which would make it illegal to buy ammunition without an instant, on the spot comprehensive background check …

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