Disturbing! Marines Had Weapons, But No Ammo During Navy Yard Shooting (Video) | The Gateway Pundit

So, Homeland Security gets a couple billion rounds of ammunition, but the military doesn’t get any.  That’s disturbing.

Reports: Marines Not Permitted Live Ammo | Washington Free Beacon

A Marine spokesperson at the Pentagon denied reports that U.S. Marines defending the American embassy in Egypt were not permitted by the State Department to carry live ammunition in a statement to Fox News Thursday.

This Is Why Most Military Personnel Aren’t Armed on Military Bases — and It’s Not Clinton’s Fault | TheBlaze.com

So what’s the answer? It appears this “gun-free zone” type policy can actually be traced back to Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 5210.56, signed into effect in February 1992 by Donald J. Atwood, deputy secretary of defense under President George H.W. Bush.

MILLER: New York Times gets it wrong, media obsessed with linking AR-15 with Navy Yard shooter – Washington Times

The New York Times attempts to give the impression that a so-called assault-weapon law stopped Alexis from buying a rifle in Virginia, but that is not true.

Census on Obama’s 1st Term: Real Median Income Down $2,627; People in Poverty Up 6,667,000; Record 46,496,000 Now Poor | CNS News

During the four years that marked President Barack Obama’s first term in office, the real median income of American households dropped by $2,627 and the number of people in increased by approximately 6,667,000, according to data released today by the Census Bureau.

Gas prices set record: 1,000 days above $3 a gallon

Well, AAA has come up with a sobering statistic: the average price of gasoline will surpass $3 per gallon Tuesday for the 1,000th consecutive day. That’s never happened before, the motoring organization says.

Income gap between rich and poor is biggest in a century – latimes.com

If you feel you’re falling behind in the income race, it’s not just your imagination. The wealth gap between the top 1% and the bottom 99% in the U.S. is as wide as it’s been in nearly 100 years, a new study finds.

AG: Medical marijuana doesn’t spoil custody cases | MLive.com

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says parents who use medical marijuana aren’t disqualified from having of children or visiting them.

Medical Marijuana and Child Custody and Parenting Time | Marrs & Terry, PLLC | Ann Arbor Michigan

Recently a colleague mentioned that she was heading to a hearing on child custody and wanted to discredit the Defendant by asking him to admit he was a medical marijuana user under Michigan Medical Marihuana Act (MMMA). She felt that this would be a good argument to show why the Defendant shouldn’t have parenting time with her client’s children. My first reaction was to explain to her that under Michigan’s medical Marihuana Act the Defendant had an affirmative defense to her argument. Specifically the act states: “A person shall not be denied custody or visitation of a minor for acting in accordance with this act, unless the person’s behavior is such that it creates an unreasonable danger to the minor that can be clearly articulated and substantiated.” (MCL 333.26424(c) (Emphasis added)

CPS takes baby Bree away | Lansing Online News

Yet on Friday the 13th, September 2013, the state of Michigan used its power to take breastfeeding baby Bree (Brielle) Green away from her mother Maria and father Steve. (The ruling also denies Maria the right to have her son from a previous marriage spend any time in her home.) This happened despite the explicit guarantees in section 4c of the Michigan Medical Marijuana Act, which Steve and Maria thought would protect them:

US mom whose baby was taken away for days over poppy seed drug test settles lawsuit | Star Tribune

A woman who had her newborn taken away because she failed a hospital after she ate a bagel has settled a lawsuit over the case.

Mom ate poppy seed dressing, state holds baby for 75 days – Overlawyered

Some folks think that by posting so many stories of public agencies doing horrible things, I’m improperly undermining confidence in the government we must all depend on. Every time I try to taper off, however, I seem to run into a story like this. [Eugene Volokh]


16-Year-Old Hunter Forgets Knife in Pocket at School Football Game and Quickly Turns It in — but What Happened Next Has His Parents Furious | Video | TheBlaze.com

David Schaffner III was about to head into the stands for his high ’s football when he realized his mistake.

Schaffner, a 16-year-old hunter, was still carrying the pocket he’d just used in the woods.

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