Posted October 6, 2022 3:00 pm by Comments

By Larry Keane

California’s Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom was quick to sign a law that banned any advertising that could potentially be attractive to youths. Gun ads, he believes, might warp young minds. He is whistling a different tune, though, when it comes to rap lyrics. Turns out, any mention of violence, crime or lawlessness is just fine.
Gov. Newsom sees himself as the arbiter of First Amendment-protected free speech. In his mind, it is the lawful firearm industry – and any advertising related to youth hunting or shooting sports – that is responsible for the gun crimes committed by criminals in California where his district attorneys refuse to prosecute.
Continue reading Newsom’s First Amendment Hypocrisy: Protecting Rap Lyrics While Demonizing Commercial Speech at The Truth About Guns.

Source: The Truth About Guns

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