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Tag: curfew
  • Chicago’s Newest Solution to Gang Violence: Curfews

     As if Chicago wasn’t already the poster child for big government, it continues to live up to that reputation with probably the most anti-liberty law a city can impose upon its people: curfews. Faced with an escalating crime rate in the city of Chicago, and a police force that has been shrinking due to budget …

  • The Effects of Paternalism

    A few days ago, I posted a blog about how the city of King, NC had declared a state of emergency due to adverse weather conditions.  This meant that citizens could not be outside of their homes from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m., and there could be no sale, possession or use of alcohol or …