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Friday, October 15, 1999

Columnist John Leo Meditates on Public Opinion Polls

The media and gun ban advocate groups often point to opinion polls in an attempt to show public ...


Thursday, October 14, 1999

Pennsylvania Newspapers Report on "Operation Hardtime" Kick-off

Pittsburgh and Philadelphia newspapers write today on the announcement by Attorney General Mike Fisher that Pennsylvania will be ...


Tuesday, October 12, 1999

Dave Kopel Considers Treating Guns Like Cars

In the November issue of Reason magazine, Dave Kopel, of the Independence Institute, discusses the implications of "treating ...


Wednesday, October 6, 1999

Selective Disarmament: No Guns For The Poor By David Kopel

Kopel explains how gun control proponents, like predators in the wild, pick the most vulnerable targets. In the ...


Tuesday, October 5, 1999

The Hidden Agenda Behind Gun Storage Laws By David Kopel

The Independence Institute`s Kopel discusses Canada`s and Great Britain`s "safe storage" laws, which led to government invasion of ...


Monday, October 4, 1999

Our 2nd Amendment: The Original Perspective

Attorney David Kopel explains how the greatest judges and legal scholars have considered the right to arms an ...


Thursday, September 9, 1999

The False Hope Of Gun Turn-In Programs

D.C., with the highest homicide rate of any major U.S. city, locked up only two criminals for breaking ...


Friday, September 3, 1999

5th Amendment, Self-Incrimination, & Gun Registration

Clayton Cramer answers the question, "What`s wrong with gun registration?"


Thursday, July 29, 1999

School Safety

Reports by the Departments of Justice and Education show, notwithstanding media-induced perceptions to the contrary, schools are safe.


Thursday, July 29, 1999

Taggants And Gun Powders

A congressionally-mandated study concluded that taggants or markers in black and smokeless powders were unfeasible and of uncertain ...


Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.