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if you are
a minority of one,
the truth is the truth.
In the words of Muhammad
just black lives matter, white lives matter,
Chinese lives matter, all lives matter.
Everybody's life matters. God loves
In war, when one moves in and takes over, one
takes control of the means of communication,
the means of transportation, the means of
commerce, and the right of people to freely
assemble. One also quickly moves to take
control of firearms.
Here is the USA since mid-2020:
(1) Communication: Control
of social media.
(2) Transporation: Increased
gas prices limit ability to move freely.
(3) Commerce: "Supply
(4) Right to assemble:
Closed churches and limited numbers allowed
to gather -- except for BLM/antifa street
violence and riots.
(5) Firearm possession by
private citizens: Threat is constant.
The level of totalitarianism in the USA in
2022 is extreme, and it has been delivered by
"liberals" who are hellbent on
butchering viable unborn babies, eliminating
basic protections for women (i.e.,
females), and destroying small businesses. We
are surviving a U.S.A. run by a collection of
oligarchs, and civil rights guaranteed by the
U.S. Constitution are being ignored.
Hufford Family History, Volume II
An occasional blog, as I update and verify
Franklin Pierce Hoffert's 1909
HUFFORD FAMILY HISTORY.
The Bill of Rights is
like a family portrait, and the Second
Amendment must not be excluded from the
On the basis of both text and history, the
2nd Amendment guarantees an individual
right to keep and bear arms. It is a civil
right, and a citizen's right is not dependent
on his zip code.
From the Supreme Court in NYSRPA v.
"... [T]he Second and Fourteenth
Amendments protect an individuals right
to carry a handgun for self-defense outside
the home. ... When the Second
Amendments plain text covers an
individuals conduct, the Constitution
presumptively protects that conduct."
supporting NYSRPA, by Cottrol, Dowlut, &
Supreme Court cannot throw out Heller
without throwing out Obergefell. The
Court ruled as fundamental both the right of
an individual to own & possess arms and
the right of an individual to marry a person
of the same sex. However, Hellers
holding is based on a longer history and a
stronger foundation than Obergefell's
I.e., if Obergefell stays at the
party, so does Heller. It is a
marriage pronounced by the Supreme Court.
57 South Texas Law
Review 215 (2016).
If the rule of law is to prevail, Supreme
Court decisions that hold that a right is
fundamental require obedience by lower
In the wake of the Supreme
Courts Heller and McDonald
decisions that clarify and protect Second
Amendment rights, federal and state inferior
courts engaged in massive resistance.
81 Tenn. L. Rev. 673
'Lois Lane' days
Flavored by law
various corners of the internet:
Admitted to practice in the DC Courts, the
US District Court for DC, and the US Supreme Court.
Member of the D.A.R., descent traced from Christian Hufford.
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needlepoint -- purely for pleasure.
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