For America and 2A and SCOTUS remedy for places like Kali: no place like it; and when its gone it's gone. [please see sig - Brits should read their own Blackstone].Quote:
The government countered that the public should be discouraged "from going about with offensive weapons in their pockets; it is the duty of society to protect them."
The trouble is that society cannot and does not protect them....
The early release part of the article struck close to home for many states, particularly California.Quote:
Because prisons are expensive and don't reform their residents, fewer offenders are
incarcerated. Those who are get sharply reduced sentences, and serve just half of these.
Still, with crime rates rising, prisons are overcrowded and additional jail space will not be available anytime soon.