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Federal court overturns D.C. open carry ban

July 30, 2014 By Matt George

On Saturday, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that the city cannot prohibit individuals from carrying firearms in public.

Appeals court says Texas DMV violated First Amendment

July 19, 2014 By Matt George

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit held this week that the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles Board violated the free speech provision of the First Amendment when it refused to approve specialty license plates bearing the Confederate battle flag.

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