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Colorado: Bad sheriff hated gun rights

Thursday, December 8, 2011

The right to keep and bear arms is a law that cops are paid to defend. The sheriff of El Paso County, Colorado's most populous county, encourages law abiding constituents to obtain concealed carry permits in order to defend themselves, their families and to help discourage crime. Other sheriffs throughout the state have worked hard to uphold our gun rights. Former Arapahoe County Sheriff Patrick Sullivan was an exception. He spent his career trying to erode the Second Amendment -- a foundational law that says the right to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.

Read Original at: The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colo.)

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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.