Without the Federal Government Who Would Exploit the Mentally Disabled in Gun Stings?

Some amazing investigative journalism from The Milwaukee Journal! Imagine hearing about a business that convinced a mentally ill teen to get a tattoo on his neck that advertised for the business—gave him $150 to mark up his body for commercial purposes. That actually happened in Portland Oregon at Squid’s Smoke Shop—except it wasn’t a private business. The BATF ran a fake establishment in order to make firearm arrests. Mentally disabled Aaron Key discovered the truth when he went Read more […]

The Journal News Removes its “Gun Map”

The Journal News finally took down their interactive map on Friday amid harsh criticism stemming from publicizing the identities and locations of those who lawfully own handguns. They’re insisting however that their decision to pull the map down had nothing to do with the criticism they received. Associated Press reported:  “[Journal News publisher] Hasson wrote that the decision to remove the names ‘is not a concession to critics that no value was served by the posting of the map in the Read more […]