L. Neil Smith's
THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE
Number 136, August 27, 2001
Everybody's a Critic!
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NOT TO BE CONFUSED WITH GUN REGISTRATION ... AND FREEDOM IS SLAVERY
Reno Suggests Licensing Gun Owners To Curb Crime
TALLAHASSEE - Former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno, still weighing
a gubernatorial run, suggested Friday that licensing gun owners would
help curb violent crime.
Reno insisted her position differs from gun registration, describing the effort instead as licensing firearm owners "for each gun" they own.
I SEE SOMEBODY BEAT ME TO IT!
Motorists vent fury on speed cameras
FOUR speed cameras on the same stretch of road are bearing the brunt of public resentment at the nationwide crackdown on speeding.
The devices, which are on a 15-mile stretch of the A40 in Gloucestershire where there is a 60mph limit, have been vandalised in recent months by motorists furious at the growing number of cameras lurking on Britain's roads, police believe.
Three of the cameras - at Andoversford, Northleach and Little Barrington - have apparently been rammed by vehicles, while a fourth, at Burford, has had its pole bent using a rope or chain.
A spokesman for Gloucestershire police said: "There can be no doubt that these cameras were deliberately wrecked so we are probably looking for motorists who regularly use this stretch of road and have had enough." [...]
REBELS, RIGHTS TRAMPLED, TAKE UP ARMS:
BRUSSELS, Belgium (AP) - NATO authorized the deployment of 3,500
allied troops to Macedonia, hoping the mission to collect and destroy
rebel arms will nudge Macedonians and ethnic Albanians along the road
NATO OKs Deployment of 3,500 Troops