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Lawmen who take their oath seriously

Richard Mack first came to national attention when, as sheriff of Graham County, Ariz., he successfully brought the lawsuit Mack v. United States (re-named Printz v. United States, when Mack's suit was joined with that of Sheriff Jay Printz of...

Re-legalize it

Watch the Lamestream Media continue to dismiss top-tier GOP presidential contender U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, as an "unelectable crank" because he argues our endless, undeclared, "no-win" overseas wars are both unaffordable and counterproductive;...

A doctrine 'most false and unfounded'

America's great national holiday is July 4, the celebration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. But how long did that confederation of sovereign states, founded to fight the Revolution, really last? Only the brightest of today's young...

Oh, those mortgage-service charmers

Do you know who owns your mortgage? Wanna bet? In 2004, the nice New York couple who rented me my house decided to retire to San Diego instead of Las Vegas. They asked me if I wanted to buy. I asked the folks at my bank, then called Bank West of...

What economy? He's a groper!

Shall we choose our next president based on who smooched whom behind the bleachers in the eighth grade? The presence on the GOP ticket of black businessman Herman Cain would take away the last likely line of Democratic attack against those might...

Pipe down and roll up your sleeve

Are parents merely "advised," or are they actually "required," to get their infants an ever-increasing barrage of marginally efficacious vaccinations -- even if they have no intention of ever allowing them to be interned in the government youth...

We'll tell you what you can eat

Fresh-from-the-farm organic produce: considered by your county health department, right here in River City, to be a "bio-hazard" not suitable to be fed to pigs? The incident occurred Oct. 21 in Moapa, Ariz., about an hour northeast of Las Vegas. See...

There they go again

I see where "conservative" Republicans on Washington's budget cutting "supercommittee" have offered to "compromise" by embracing $300 billion to $500 billion in tax hikes pretty much right away, in exchange for Democratic promises of more of the...

Records are public when Metro says so

I called Sheriff Doug Gillespie's office Nov. 1, looking for the report on the Sept. 15 traffic accident involving Clark County Detention Center guard Victor Hunter. As I reported last week, the corrections officer died of a massive heart attack a...

Was guard's death 'off-duty event'?

The story filed Sept. 16 on the Channel 8 website was brief: "A Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department corrections officer died Thursday night after crashing into a truck in downtown Las Vegas. "Victor Hunter may have suffered a heart attack...