NRA-backed law violates the First Amendment in the name of protecting the Second

Source: Reason
by Jacob Sullum

“Last week the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit overturned a censorious Florida law that tried to stop doctors from pestering their patients about guns, sacrificing the First Amendment in the name of protecting the Second. Such laws, which the National Rifle Association supports, show how fake rights — in this case, an overbroad understanding of the right to armed self-defense — endanger real ones.” (02/22/17)

http://reason.com/blog/2017/02/22/nra-backed-law-violates-the-first-amendm