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Some Ex-Felons In New Mexico May Regain Second Amendment Rights

Written by John Odermatt on May 23, 2014

Earlier this month, the New Mexico Supreme Court ruled that successful completion of a deferred sentence restores the Second Amendment rights of a person convicted of a criminal felony offense. This is an extremely important decision in the fight for non-violent felons to regain their natural right of self-defense via firearms ownership. Before we continue […]

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In New York, Annoying Someone Is No Longer A Felony

Written by John Odermatt on May 17, 2014


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Everyone has an annoying friend, or at least an annoying acquaintance that doesn’t understand common courtesy or how to conduct themselves appropriately in public settings. Some people are unlucky enough to know of or to be harassed by an annoying enemy that pursues a personal vendetta well past the point of acceptable interaction. Annoying people […]

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Arizona Makes “Revenge Porn” A Felony

Written by John Odermatt on May 2, 2014

Another controversial law was signed by Governor Jan Brewer this week in Arizona. The new legislation means Arizona will be the first state to make posting “revenge porn” online a felony offense. The Arizona Legislature unanimously passed the bill one week ago and the governor signed it into law last Wednesday. “Revenge porn”, also referred […]

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Schools Not Insulated From Violent Attacks, Despite Rules And Weapon Bans

Written by John Odermatt on April 11, 2014


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As I rolled down my driveway and pulled onto the street Wednesday morning I turned the radio up and took a sip of coffee. A song was coming to an end as I reached to change the channel, knowing that I needed some music to get the blood pumping through my veins. The voice of […]

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Another State Senator Found Embezzling Public Funds

Written by John Odermatt on March 28, 2014

Another state senator bites the dust. The unearthing of criminal activity involving state level politicians is becoming a recurring theme in the weekly news cycle. Yet people continue to tune in to hear politician’s ideas, they continue to vote, and they continue to pay their salaries. Two weeks ago we reported on a PA state […]

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PA State Senator Charged With Using Taxpayer Money For Fundraising

Written by John Odermatt on March 14, 2014

Throughout her time in office, Pennsylvania state senator LeAnna Washington has made it a priority to help constituents manage the stress and confusion of tax season by offering tax preparation seminars. She has regularly partnered with local accountants to bring free tax preparation services to those that attended her seminars. While Senator Washington made an […]

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