Signed by the Governor: Maine Law Prohibits State Gun Registries

Posted on June 22, 2017 AUGUSTA, Maine (June 19, 2017) – Last week, Maine Gov. Paul LePage signed a bill into law prohibiting any type of state firearms registry. The law will not only protect the privacy of Maine gun owners, it will also hinder the federal government’s ability to develop a firearms database and create a climate less favorable to federal gun control. Rep. Patrick Corey (R-Windham) introduced House Bill 9 (LD9)  with a bipartisan coalition of cosponsors in January. The legislation prohibits the creation of a state firearms registry. “Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, a government … Continue reading

Quote Of The Day — July 7, 2015

. “We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.” Ronald W. Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004)   ~ ~ Grouchy ~ ~

Quote Of The Day — November 12, 2014

. “There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of the law and in the name of justice.” Charles de Montesquieu, (18 January 1689 – 10 February 1755),   “The Spirit of the Laws”   ~ ~  Grouchy  ~ ~