Posted: October 10, 2013 Filed under: Breaking News, Crime & Corruption, Guns and Gadgets, Law & Justice, Politics | Tags: AR-15, Cathy L. Lanier, Chief of police, Dianne Feinstein, Freedom of Information Act, Glock, Smith & Wesson M&P15, Washington
Senator Diane “Laws are for the Little People” Feinstein during a January 24 Capitol Hill press conference introducing legislation to ban so-called “assault weapons.” Actual firearms are displayed behind her. AP photo
Washington Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier seems to think that gun-control laws don’t apply to the liberal elite. The police chief helped Sen. Dianne Feinstein acquire “assault weapons,” which are illegal to possess in the District, for a news conference early this year to promote a ban on these firearms, then tried to cover up the police involvement.
Now, a response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request reveals Chief Lanier’s shocking willingness to bend the rules for partisan and ideological purposes. Read the rest of this entry »