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Maureen Martin
Maureen Martin
Senior Fellow for Legal Affairs, The Heartland Institute

The truth about armed guards in schools

4:55 PM 01/10/2013

Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, was greeted with derision when he proposed placing an armed police officer in every school to protect students.

Guns for dummies

12:51 PM 12/20/2012

If we’re going to have a “national conversation” about banning “assault weapons” following Newtown --- and it looks like we are --- let’s at least know what we’re talking about and what we’re not talking about.