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'Second Amendment'

State Supreme Court says lawyers can carry guns in courthouses

The opinion stops short of saying lawyers can carry guns into courtrooms, but hints that will probably change once someone files another lawsuit.
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Arkansas AG Griffin chimes in on lawsuit over California gun control law

Tim Griffin is continuing his predecessor's tradition of hopping on board politically charged cases involving other states.

Regression: Arkansas's surprising history as a gun safety state

The state's earliest Supreme Court justices noted the first clause of the Second Amendment.

Arkansas senators declare federal gun laws null and void within state borders

Federal gun laws will no longer apply in Arkansas under a bill that passed the state Senate today. The courts might have something to say about it.

The messy Bill of Rights. See guns at demonstrations and cursing the police chief.

The First Amdendment and Second Amendment are wonderful things. In practice, they can create tensions.

On the trail with Donald Trump

An excited Donald Trump supporter shoots the finger at assembled reporters in Florida, another illustration of the need for care in rhetoric on the campaign trail.

Gov. Hutchinson dives deeper in the tank for Donald Trump

Remember when Garry Trudeau's Doonesbury strip talked about how George H.W. Bush had put his manhood in a blind trust when he flipflopped on policy issues?

Eldridge: Trump remark about Clinton, 2nd Amendment 'no laughing matter'

Democratic senatorial candidate Conner Eldridge has issued a statement blasting Donald Trump's comment yesterday suggesting a "Second Amendment" solution to avoiding Hillary Clinton appointees to the U.S. Supreme Court. So what about John Boozman?

Trump's latest: a 'Second Amendment' solution to Hillary

Today, Donald Trump offered the Second Amendment as the only way to stop Hillary Clinton judicial appointees should she be elected president.

U.S. Supreme Court declines to review law banning certain assault weapons and magazines. With: Gun safety update

The U.S. Supreme Court today declined to hear a constitutional challenge to a Connecticut law passed after the Sandy Hook slaughter that banned certain semi-automatic assault weapons and large capacity magazines.

State Police now probing arson of former Bald Knob police chief's truck

The Searcy Daily Citizen reports that the State Police are now investigating the arson Sept. 14 of a pickup owned by then-Bald Knob Police Chief Erek Balentine. It was also spray-painted with the legend, 2 Amendment.

Local control, fundamental rights and Bob Ballinger

Rep. Bob Ballinger is all for local control. Except for guns and gay people.