Monday, September 15, 2014

The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Ted Nugent says four justices declared Americans have ‘no fundamental right to self-defense’

Conservative rocker Ted Nugent, a board member of the National Rifle Association since 1995, throws his "fire-breathing intensity" behind his guitar — and the Second Amendment. On April 14, 2012, his NRA convention rhetoric caught the attention of the Secret Service, but the provocative speech — which was largely a call to action to get out the vote for Mitt Romney — also included some checkable facts about gun rights. One that caught our eye: "We’ve got four Supreme Court justices who … signed their name to a declaration that Americans …

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