Rothman carries a gun with him almost everywhere he goes “for general self-defense.”
No, the NRA hasn’t gone soft on gun rights. But it views carrying assault-style rifles into restaurants, as practiced by Open Carry Texas, as doing more harm to the movement than good.
Unlike with other public health crises, the CDC’s research on gun-violence prevention remains inexcusably dormant.
The killing of a German exchange student renewed international criticism of US ‘stand your ground’ self-defense laws. Police are investigating whether the alleged shooter set a trap for the student.
Officials at Devonshire Alternative Elementary School in Ohio said Nathan Entingh, 10, formed his hand into a ‘level 2 lookalike gun.’ But critics say zero tolerance policies punish imaginative play.