The town of Deerfield, Illinois has enacted a regulation banning assault weapons.  Those violating the ban could face fines of up to $1000 per day.

Will progressives that tossed a fit over Sheriff Joe Arpaio taking it upon himself to enforce the national immigration laws that the federal government refused to get as worked up over mere town ordinances contradicting what might be allowed under state and federal law?

What other products otherwise perfectly legal in a state might municipal aldermen take upon themselves to ban?

For motorist safety, what if a town decided to forbid residents from owning compact automobiles that rolled off the assembly line after a given year since in traffic accidents such vehicles often have about as much structural integrity as the average soda can?

What, if in order to protect pedestrians, a town passed legislation insisting that smartphones present such a threat of distraction that it is not enough to restrict when these devices can be used but that these gadgets must be banned altogether within the boundaries of a specified jurisdiction?

While we are at it, if local authorities possess the power to ban products deemed legal by the state granting the municipality the right to exist in the first place, why not certain behaviors or even relationships?

 For example, if the representatives of Deefield, Illinois insist that if those electing them to office want to live in a town without firearms it is their right to do so irrespective of how neighboring jurisdictions might decide to order their own affairs, on what grounds then should some backwoods enclave be forbidden from retaining laws against sodomy or promulgating a decree refusing to accept the validity of gay marriage?

By Frederick Meekins

Views: 118

Comment

You need to be a member of 12160 Social Network to add comments!

Join 12160 Social Network

Comment by Guardian of Scotland on April 22, 2018 at 3:35pm
Comment by Chris of the family Masters on April 20, 2018 at 10:11pm

The town cannot enact anything because it's a fiction. Only living people can do anything.

When I write to any corporate entity, it's addressed to a CEO. I only deal with living people.

Comment by Guardian of Scotland on April 20, 2018 at 10:01pm

 This is a corporate entity DEERFIELD franchised by the ILLINOIS corporate entity that is franchised by the UNITED STATES, Inc. corporate entity. These corporations are telling the living adult men and women there what they can or cannot do. The Constitution for the united States of America is still in full effect.  Read the so called ordinance yourself.   https://www.deerfield.il.us/DocumentCenter/View/1506

The United States of America unincorporated is still in charge. The Second Amendment of the Bill of Rights has not been done away with either.

Comment by Guardian of Scotland on April 20, 2018 at 9:34pm

I would enjoy reading that every adult in this place went out for a walk on a given day carrying an AR15 or and AK47. What the hell would they do then?

"Destroying the New World Order"

Latest Activity

Chris of the family Masters favorited Mrs. Tif Morgan's discussion Last White Man Standing: President John F. Kennedy
20 minutes ago
Burbia commented on Doc Vega's blog post Come Storm Area 51 September 20th at 3 AM! Go For It!
1 hour ago
Doc Vega commented on Doc Vega's blog post Dating: It Could Happen to You!
"Cheeki kea, thank you for your thoughtful comment!"
1 hour ago
Diana favorited Chris of the family Masters's blog post Are You Ready For This?
2 hours ago
Mrs. Tif Morgan posted a discussion

Last White Man Standing: President John F. Kennedy

 Two Feathers' forum he has been tube censored:…See More
2 hours ago
Diana posted photos
2 hours ago
Diana commented on Diana's photo
2 hours ago
Diana favorited the mighty bull's photo
2 hours ago
Diana favorited the mighty bull's photo
2 hours ago
Burbia posted photos
3 hours ago
rlionhearted_3 favorited Diana's photo
5 hours ago
oldranger_68 favorited James Roberts's blog post ‘Gang of Eight’ Amnesty Architect Declares Victory as GOP/Dems Pass Green Card Giveaway
5 hours ago
Mrs. Tif Morgan replied to Mrs. Tif Morgan's discussion Tom Steyer, Jeffrey Epstein Connection Exposed
" All good things comes to those that wait....:)"
5 hours ago
Mrs. Tif Morgan replied to Chris of the family Masters's discussion Profit Over Life
"You just did... LOL Tif"
5 hours ago
Mrs. Tif Morgan replied to Chris of the family Masters's discussion Profit Over Life
"80 million German Nationalist, were Jewish, and Christian. The USSR European Kazar, murdered people…"
5 hours ago
oldranger_68 commented on Diana's blog post Muslim Caucus Conference And Presidential Forum
"Most of the "vibrants" who have come to America have come with the stated objective of…"
5 hours ago

© 2019   Created by truth.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

content and site copyright 12160.info 2007-2019 - all rights reserved. unless otherwise noted