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The crumbling rule of law

...We are a nation of laws no longer," he says. "Things are officially out of control here."Agreed.Maybe law-abiding citizens and cities should take a cue from sanctuary cities ? and decide on our own which laws should be followed. Maybe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-10-24/crumbling-rule-law
Could new laws reduce criminal gun use? Be cautious of restrictions

...restrictions will not stop guns from getting in the hands of those who wish to use them improperly. They will only stop law-abiding citizens from protecting themselves in the event of a tragedy. This is common sense. How do anti-gun advocates not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-08-09/could-new-laws-r
Can't defend anti-gunners

Law abiding citizens outnumber felons at least 20 to 1. That's why I don't understand...Willis ("Nation needs fewer guns," Aug. 5) wanting to take away law-abiding citizens' constitutional right to bear arms. Washington, D.C., has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-09-08/cant-defend-anti-gunners
Finding job not easy for those with criminal past

...prison to rehabilitate himself and hopes to have the continued opportunity to prove himself to be a respectful, law-abiding citizen.Rolland said he also plans to use the management and leadership skills he's gaining at Rhinehart's toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-09-06/finding-job
SC bill to allow concealed weapons without permit dies for year

...Bright, who thinks South Carolina is violating the Second Amendment by having restrictions on when and where law-abiding citizens can carry guns, took note of the wide margin. His was the only vote in the subcommittee against carrying over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-28/sc-bill-allow-concealed-
Telling rough riders apart

...American Motorcycle Association's now infamous and decades-old assertion that "99 percent" of bikers are law-abiding citizens.After reaching the peak of their romanticized notoriety during the 1960s and 1970s, outlaw motorcycle groups...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-26/telling-rough-riders-
Governor Deal's plan for failing schools moves to statewide vote in 2016

...want them to get an education; they want them to have good jobs, support their families and be productive, law-abiding citizens."Supporters on the House floor largely steered discussion away from details of how the district would work and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-25/governor-deals-plan-failing-sch
Rights without borders

...the House has been introduced by U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-Ind.The legislation is long past due. Law-abiding citizens shouldn't have to check their Second Amendment rights at state borders any more than their other constitutional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-11/rights-without-border
Rants & Raves

...Harlem lower to only 25 mph. In one area the speed limit changes three times within a 30-yard stretch. I am a law-abiding citizen and support law enforcement; however, I don't approve of these "I Got Ya" speed traps. RANT TO OUT Commissioners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-06/rants-raves
Legal protection

...sessions ? amid the furor over Florida's Trayvon Martin case ? and it hasn't gotten any better with age.Law-abiding citizens absolutely have the God-given right to defend themselves. It's a natural right the government cannot rescind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-27/legal-protection