Tag: Fourth Amendment

Open Carry Rulings – St. John v. Alamogordo

I am sick and tired of seeing cops unlawfully commit un-Constitutional stops of individuals carrying a firearm in the “open carry” manner. On September 8, 2009, U.S. District Judge Bruce D. Black — a federal judge — held that the mere act of carrying a firearm in a lawful manner constitutes neither RAS (reasonable articulable […]

U.S. Supreme Court FAILURE: Graham v. Connor (1989)

Sunny Hostin of CNN recently attempted to explain “When Cops Can Use Deadly Force.”  She failed.  Miserably. Her explanation falls afoul of the Constitution, in part because the Supreme Court’s decision in Graham v. Connor violated the Constitution.  She could not have picked a WORSE case to use in support of “acceptable” police brutality. In […]