The Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association (CSPOA), which The New American has been reporting about for at least five years, has come to the attention of the major media.

After WSBTV aired the story of a business owner in the Atlanta Metro area who requires all of his employees to get a permit and carry a firearm in the office for self-defense, it went viral and reporters inundated him with questions as to his reasoning.

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told law students at the University of Minnesota that he would not be surprised if the Supreme Court would declare all states' death penalty laws unconstitutional.

The governor of Montana signed a law preventing police from accepting money and material from the federal government.

A municipal judge in Ohio prohibited a defendant from mentioning the U.S. Constitution during a trial. 

The Second Amendment scores another victory as Texas is about to join 44 other open carry states.

After a flurry of protests brought attention to New Jersey’s draconian restrictions on possession of firearms, retired schoolteacher George Van Gilder will not be facing trial for his possession of an 18th-century flintlock pistol.

Lawyers for the Obama administration said on Thursday that faith-based nonprofits should continue to comply with a segment ObamaCare’s birth control mandate, as the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling does not apply to those groups.

 

 

Another ruling rocks the pension plan industry's world: Pension plans must be treated in bankruptcy like any other common creditor.

When the Department of Homeland Security illegally seized notes from Washington Times reporter Audrey Hudson in 2013, the Times and the reporter took the DHS to court. A settlement has now been reached that includes a review of training for the DHS’ Coast Guard criminal investigators.