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San Francisco police released this booking photo of UPS shooter Jimmy Lam on Friday, June 23, 2017. (Photo by SFPD)

Strict California Gun Control Impotent as UPS Gunman Uses Stolen Firearms

California has universal background checks, gun registration requirements, gun confiscation laws, a ten-day waiting period on gun purchases, an “assault weapons” ban, a “good cause” requirement for concealed carry, and a high-profile shooting that garners national attention two or three times a year.

UPS shooting (Eric Risberg / Associated Press)

Four Dead in Shooting at UPS Facility in San Francisco

A mass shooting took place at a UPS facility in San Francisco — at the very moment many Californians learned about the shooting attack on Congressional Republicans at an early morning baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.

Peggy Young talks to reporters as she departs the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington

US Supreme Court Devises Test for Discrimination Claims of Pregnant Workers

In a 6-3 opinion this week, the United States Supreme Court evaluated the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act and devised a new test for determining discrimination claims for employees who become pregnant. America’s highest court reversed a decision by a lower court holding that the Pregnancy Discrimination Act does not give pregnant women “a ‘most favored nation’ status.” A United Parcel Service (UPS) worker sued UPS because they did not put her in a lighter-duty position after she became pregnant.