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Chuck Schumer Says He Won’t ‘Settle’ For Only Red Flag Laws After Mass Shootings

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday he wouldn’t “settle for half measures” — a reference to red flag laws that allow for the temporary removal of firearms from those deemed a risk — if his Republican colleagues don’t also support mandatory background checks on gun purchases nationwide. “We Democrats are not going to settle for […]

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Over 40 Prosecutors Refuse To Enforce New Anti-Abortion Laws

Dozens of state and local prosecutors released a statement Friday vowing not to enforce extreme anti-abortion restrictions recently passed in their states.“As elected prosecutors with charging discretion, we choose not to prosecute individuals pursuant to these deeply concerning laws,” reads the statement issued by Fair and Just Prosecution, an advocacy group whose members include local prosecutors.The […]