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Florida Case Of Aggravated Assault with a Firearm

Florida Case Of Aggravated Assault with a Firearm

A West Palm Beach resident, Kenneth Burroughs, is being held at Palm Beach county jail on weapons charges, according to Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. The incident reports Mr. Burroughs’ alleged confrontation with a bail bondsman occurred this past Friday. After being called to investigate the bondsman shooting, Sheriff’s detectives found three weapons — a shotgun, a .38-caliber pistol and a .38 special revolver — during a court-approved search of the North Haverhill Road residence of Kenneth Burroughs. According to Deputy Eric Davis, Mr. Burroughs admitted to sheriff’s officers that he owned the weapons. Burroughs was arrested early Saturday and charged with aggravated assault with a firearm, felon in possession of a firearm, shooting within a dwelling, and child neglect. Criminal history revealed that he has been convicted of seven… […]

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How the Supreme Court Ruling on Gun Control Affects Florida Laws

The Supreme Court and the Second Amendment Handguns have been banned in the city of Chicago and its suburb of Oak Park, III, for nearly 30 years. Everything changed on Monday when the Supreme Court ruled that the Second Amendment right will now apply to state and local gun control laws. Many Chicago residents are sighing with relief at the overturned gun ban. Richard Roeper, a Chicago Sun-Times Columnist reported: In Chicago, any gang-banging thug who wants a gun can get a gun. A lot of people can get a gun more easily than they can get a credit card.” The 5-4 decision led by new Chief Justice Roberts split the court along ideological lines. The justices also made note however, that some limitations could possibly survive some legal conflicts.… […]

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