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Mcdonald v City of Chicago

Guns in Chicago Homes: Defense or Danger?

Ellen S. Alberding | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Ellen S. Alberding

In the wake of a Supreme Court ruling , a new gun ordinance took effect Monday that allows Chicagoans to keep guns in their homes. But will having a handgun at home really make families safer?

Law Podcast Series: American Constitution Society, UNL

Marvin Ammori | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marvin Ammori

An announcement: the University of Nebraska College of Law's American Constitution Society is introducing a law-interviews podcast series. The target audience is law students, lawyers, and legal academics. Tell your friends. Tell your lawyer.

Will Supreme Court Do the Right Thing?

Lonna Saunders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lonna Saunders

The US Supreme Court decision on whether to strike down Chicago's handgun ban in McDonald v. Chicago, is expected to be announced later this month.

If Gun Ownership is a Right Then What Is Health Care, Chopped Liver?

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles J. Zaremski

Shouldn't being healthy be given the same pedestal as gun ownership?

Gun Industry "Ambassador" Antonin Scalia to Hear Gun Law Case

Josh Sugarmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Sugarmann

We in the United States accept that a Supreme Court Justice who's an "Ambassador" for the gun industry can ethically rule on cases that impact the very industry he represents.