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Foundation Files Brief Defending Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Nov 23, 2009 3 Comments ›› Ben DuPré

Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore and the Foundation for Moral Law filed an amicus curiae brief in the United States Supreme Court today, arguing in the case of McDonald v. City of Chicago, Ill., that handgun bans in Chicago and Oak Park, Illinois, violate the God-given, inalienable right of self-defense and the ...

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“Gun control” at Ft. Hood aided and abetted Hasan

Nov 16, 2009 4 Comments ›› Ben DuPré

Much is being made of the political correctness that failed to prevent Muslim terrorist Major Nadal Hasan from turning on his fellow soldiers at Ft. Hood, and rightly so; but the political correctness that disarms soldiers on post made Hasan's victims the sitting ducks they were. In "How 'gun control' aided and abetted ...

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Judging by Law or Feelings?

Jun 11, 2009 1 Comment ›› John Eidsmoe

Should judges base their decisions on an impartial evaluation of the law as applied to the facts? Or should they judge based upon the criterion set forth by President Obama -- "empathy"? Do men and women, young and old, white and black, rich and poor, have different versions of law, truth, and justice? Even ...

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Response Re “War-like” Bible Passages.

Feb 18, 2009 No Comments ›› John Eidsmoe

Thanks for writing, Paul. I agree that the Bible is not a pacifist document;  it teaches a just warfare doctrine.  But I don't believe its central message is warlike. The Old Testament passages you cite are commands of God given directly to Israel for the conquest of Canaan, because God had given that land to Israel.   They ...

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Keeping the government at arms reach

Feb 15, 2008 No Comments ›› Greg Jones

This week the Foundation for Moral Law filed an amicus curiae brief in the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case of District of Columbia v. Heller.  The specific issue in the case is the constitutionality of Washington, D.C.'s draconian ban on handguns, but the broader issue in the case is the meaning of the Second Amendment.  ...

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