Posts Tagged ‘Sandra Hutchens’

O.C. Sheriff Hutchens allows more conceal-carry permits

Saturday, March 15th, 2014
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Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens commendably is expanding the ranks of those able to get conceal-carry permits. This follows a ruling by a three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that the Second Amendment right to "keep and bear arms" includes the word bear. When Hutche...

CA response to Boston terror attack mostly measured, muted

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

April 17, 2013 By Chris Reed Unlike officials in New York, Washington and some other cities in the Northeast, elected leaders and law-enforcement officials in California took a generally measured and in some cases muted response to Monday's terrorist attack at the iconic Boston Marathon. The most...

Deputies Union Poisons Shooting Review

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Commentary FEB. 17, 2012 By STEVEN GREENHUT Whenever I write about police shootings, police and union officials always mouth the same line: You, in the public and the media, have no right to jump to conclusions about the split-second decisions deputies make until you know all the facts. The cops ...

Gun-Freedom Areas Should Split CA

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

John Seiler: California obviously is a divide state that ought to be divided in two -- at least. That clearly is shown in the following map of how easy to get a concealed carry weapon's permit in California. The map is from California Concealed Carry Weapon, a great group that promotes the right to...

Blowing Smoke Against Prop. 19

Friday, October 1st, 2010

SEPT. 30, 2010 By JOHN SEILER Maybe the most controversial, certainly the most aromatic proposition on the November 2 ballot is Proposition 19, which would decriminalize marijuana. Not just for medical uses, but for use by any adult. Local governments would have the primary task of implementing Pr...