A. Barton Hinkle on Anti-Gun Activists Adopting Anti-Abortion Tactics


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Foes of abortion and foes of guns have a similar problem: The Supreme Court, which says government cannot ban either one outright. What to do? Increasingly, writes A. Barton Hinkle, the two advocacy movements are resorting to a similar solution: using baseless government regulations to hound an unpopular activity out of existence.