ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A special
type of government search warrant that allows authorities to search
homes without informing the owner for months is becoming more common,
Target 7 has learned. /snip The number of delayed-notice search
warrants spiked nationally from nearly 700 in fiscal year 2007 to close
to 2,000 in 2009.
This morning’s Seattle Times –
the newspaper that significantly overlooked one of the biggest local
stories of 2010, that being the Bellevue-based Second Amendment
Foundation’s landmark Supreme Court victory in McDonald v. City of
Chicago – reports that a federal judge in California has ruled there is
no constitutional right to carry a concealed handgun in public.
Plaintiffs in the case will appeal that ruling to the 9th Circuit Court
of Appeals in San Francisco. The Associated Press report from
Sacramento, CA has been picked up by a considerable number of
newspapers and is also being discussed today on various...
Amazon.com chief Jeff Bezos says
the online retailer won't collect tax from most of its 90 million
customers until Congress clearly mandates it. Although
a growing number of states are demanding that Amazon collect and remit
tax on sales within their borders, such demands are 'interference in
interstate commerce' and prohibited by the Constitution, Bezos said."
The House Democrat's campaign
wing is trolling for Medicare protesters
at town halls this week in 20 Republican-held congressional
They still think that the anti-Obamacare groundswell that plagued Democrats
in 2009 was paid for by Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter, and Dick