Second Amendment Preservation Ordinances

Second Amendment Preservation Ordinances

Marge Easley, LWVOR Gun Safety Portfolio

You may have noticed the alarming trend to place Second Amendment Protection (SAP) Ordinances on the ballot in many Oregon counties. This is part of a nationwide effort, led by gun rights groups and spurred on by the Patriot movement and the Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association (CSPOA), to grant county sheriffs the authority to determine the constitutionality of federal and state firearm laws and decide which gun laws not to enforce. Read More