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The crumbling rule of law

...to violate the law, by refusing to crack down on so-called "sanctuary cities" ? which are essentially "duty free" zones for illegal aliens and criminals.Sanctuary cities refuse to acknowledge and cooperate with federal immigration laws...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-10-24/crumbling-rule-law
Make gun laws tougher

...and make them do their time.Do away with all gun-free zones. Quit leaving the henhouse door open with the dog on a chain so the fox can come and go like he wants. Gun-free zones are just an invitation to shoot fish in a barrel.Citizens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-10-16/make-gun-laws-tougher
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina touts conservative values during Aiken stop

...individuals who should not have had access to a gun. ... Clearly we have an issue. We also know that this campus was a gun-free zone, and this individual got onto campus with not one gun but several guns. Before we start calling for more laws, I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-10-05/republican-pre
Our rights are eroding

...surprise ? was on psychotropic drugs.With very few exceptions all these shooting incidents are committed in "gun-free zones." Can you imagine that?In his speech after the shooting in Oregon, President Obama hinted that he favored total...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-11-11/our-rights-are-eroding
Rants & Raves

...We already have background checks. What else? He neglects to mention these mass shootings are occurring in gun-free zones. He neglects to say how he will keep guns out of the criminals' hands while limiting citizens' right to own and use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-13/rants-raves-0
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina touts conservative values during Aiken stop

...individuals who should not have had access to a gun. ... Clearly we have an issue. We also know that this campus was a gun-free zone, and this individual got onto campus with not one gun but several guns. Before we start calling for more laws, I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-10-02/republican-pre
Can't defend anti-gunners

...real number is maybe two every five years. The shooters do seem to have one thing in common. They all seek out gun-free zones.Years ago, an off-duty police officer in Killeen, Texas, took her parents to Luby's Restaurant. She normally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-09-08/cant-defend-anti-gunners
Armed man stands guard near military recruiting offices

...raising the awareness that our troops are basically sitting ducks in a target-rich environment also known as a gun-free zone," Stachowiak said.He said he was aware the Pen tagon on Friday urged volunteers to stand down. He criticized the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-27/armed-man-stands-guard-near-m
Gun laws don't deter the bad guys

...shooter ? identified by police as John Russell Houser, a 59-year-old drifter from Alabama ? found the "gun-free zone" appealing when choosing his rampage target.The good guys inside the theater were unarmed because good guys, unlike...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-25/gun-laws-dont-deter-b
We have been warned

...strip-mall recruiting office ? the latter being a "gun-free zone," where all the deaths occurred.Obviously, our troops...inane is it to have troops be sitting ducks in gun-free zones when the enemy has openly said they'd be targets?We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-17/we-have-been-warned