Category Archives: A government of laws and not of men

This one layperson’s efforts to grok our very illogical legal system.

Did I put a bug in someone’s ear? (MD shall issue)

So now that Maryland lost their court case, and is suddenly a “Shall Issue” state, what does our side (the RKBA, pro-civil rights side) need besides over a thousand law-abiding people sending in their applications ASAP, return receipt? How about … Continue reading

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What goes well with extra-legal warrentless wiretapping and “secret” interpertations of laws?

Why, signing legislation into law using an “auto-pen”, of course! I can’t seem to find a source to tell me whether or not this is a first for any sitting president, but this blog over at ABC at least admits … Continue reading

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Thankful for incompetence in government

Otherwise, we would all be in boxcars on the way to the re-education camps by now. The TSA is busy blowing their own horn about the fact that the expected mass opt-out at the pedophile-scanners never really materialized. Of course … Continue reading

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I held my nose and did my duty and birthright. I voted today.

Here in Maryland we can chose between a blackbox voting machine with proprietary software proven to be insecure or we can do a mail-in absentee ballot that is required to be filled in with a #2 pencil (for easy editing … Continue reading

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abandoning an expensive piece of federal property

Hey, it looks like the FBI just left it there, stuck to the underside of someone’s car, without a warrant. I would assume abandoning something like that deliberately attached to someone else’s property would be forfeiting any ownership rights, although … Continue reading

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