Wednesday, June 14, 2006
So let's review. In California, a blue blue state, the city cannot violate the state constitution's guarantee of self defense with firearms. However, here in Colorado, at one time considered a red state, it's OK for Denver to ban possession of guns based on cosmetics and price, in the face of specific legislation denying cities the ability to do that and a section (Art. II; Sec. 13) of the state Constitution stating:
The right of no person to keep and bear arms in defense of his home, person and property, or in aid of the civil power when thereto legally summoned, shall be called in question...