Justice Barrett Will Declare Open Season on Gun Control Laws
Contributor: Eleanor Clift
Phony fears about Democrats are already leading to a pre-election spike in gun sales. And now the Supreme Court is poised to strike down the insufficient gun laws we already have.
Is there a right to carry a weapon into the Michigan State House? Trump supporters think there is, and the president is recruiting an army of poll watchers, potentially armed to stand guard over his interests on Election Day.
Expanding gun rights is not just a theoretical exercise, it’s happening. And with Amy Coney Barrett like to soon sit on the Supreme Court, the welcome mat is out for gun rights activists to test the limits of what might be possible in a gun-friendly 6-3 Supreme Court.