Second Amendment

Articles examining gun rights.

Gun Trusts: Useful tools or subversive legal instruments?

February 5, 2014

More than half of the deadliest mass shootings in United States history have occurred within the past decade.  In 2012, Americans were rocked by the news of deadly shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, and Aurora, Colorado.  Tragedies like those that occurred in Newtown and Aurora spark renewed ...[Continue Reading]

Printing Guns

November 3, 2012

In Star Trek: Insurrection, Captain Jean-Luc Picard finds himself surrounded by his slow moving yet deadly opponent, the Borg.  Luckily for Picard, he has access to a “replicator”, a device that can create almost any object on request.  Picard uses the replicator and requests a Tommy gun, ...[Continue Reading]

Stand Your Ground, But Only If Reasonably Necessary

May 20, 2012

In a previous article, the Campbell Law Observer discussed the recent changes to North Carolina’s “castle doctrine,” which created a statutory presumption of a reasonable fear of imminent death or serious bodily harm when a person uses deadly force to defend himself in his home, vehicle, or ...[Continue Reading]
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