Fear & Loading: Pages from the Sanctuary Playbook

Counties in at least five states—Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Illinois and New Mexico—have declared themselves Second Amendment sanctuaries.

Fear & Loading: Illinois Sanctuary Counties Growing

Twenty-six Illinois counties have passed a “gun sanctuary” measure with wording designed to symbolical prevent their staff and sheriff’s department from enforcing state laws that violate the Second Amendment.

Fear & Loading: Counties Declare Themselves Gun Sanctuaries

On April 16, the Board of Supervisors in Effingham County—a 480-square-mile region in southern Illinois with roughly 35,000 residents—voted 8 to1 to declare itself a “gun sanctuary.”


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