Gun-Free Zone Sign Fails to Stop Shooter at Courthouse

Here’s another case where a gun-free zone sign failed to act to prevent a shooting. It was at a county supervisors meeting at the courthouse in Maquoketa, Iowa where a man came to dispute his property taxes. He was actually a former Maquoketa city manager himself. The courthouse had the usual gun-free zone sign posted at the entrance, which is supposed to deter those with ill intent from doing anything bad. They don’t usually work though. This man was upset about his property taxes, Read more […]