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    WaPo Analysis: How the gun lobby outsmarted itself in SCOTUS cert denial

    How the gun lobby outsmarted itself and helped engineer its big Supreme Court defeat Monday

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/...national_pop_b
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    Cook County...in Illinois...meh...
    "I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it." - Thomas Jefferson.

    "Better that ten guilty persons escape, than that one innocent suffer" - English jurist William Blackstone.
    It is AFAIK original to me. Compromise is failure on the installment plan, particularly when dealing with so intractable an opponent as ignorance. - Nightmare

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    Just shows how important it is to have state preemption gun laws, to prevent this type of local infringement.

    What do you expect from a bunch of Lawyers (Supreme court).

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    What a rubbish article ... SCOTUS isn't going to hear any more gun cases in our lifetime.

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    Quote Originally Posted by OC for ME View Post
    Cook County...in Illinois...meh...
    That's way too close to "Cooking Continuously in Illinois - METH."

    Sure would explain what's wrong with them.
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    https://www.google.com/maps/place/Il...15825064115956

    Pretty much every Illinois citizen south of Springfield is not being represented.
    "I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it." - Thomas Jefferson.

    "Better that ten guilty persons escape, than that one innocent suffer" - English jurist William Blackstone.
    It is AFAIK original to me. Compromise is failure on the installment plan, particularly when dealing with so intractable an opponent as ignorance. - Nightmare

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