Chris Dunker

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News editor and staff writer for the Daily Sun.

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State Sen. Mark Christensen of Imperial has said he plans to reintroduce a bill allowing teachers to carry guns in school buildings. The measu…

Cameras have been installed by each of the main doorways of all buildings within Beatrice Public Schools. School officials say student safety …

If lawmakers revisit legislation to allow teachers to carry firearms inside school walls, they will likely be met with opposition from many gu…

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Rusty -- I believe LJS got their story from the Associated Press, who pulled it from KWBE. I've attached the lawsuit PDF to the story. From my understanding, (and what was told to me by the Clerk of the District Court) the deputies are asking for the suit to be moved.

dunker commented on A chance for debate

Sure, it's legitimate, so long as a stray bullet doesn't find it's way to where it doesn't belong.  According to the Constitution and volumes of case law, you're free to own a gun and do whatever you will. I will respectfully point out you missed the argument I was trying to make in that …

dunker commented on A chance for debate

Or are the advances of gun and self-defense technology what has the pro-gun control camp pushing back? I think you could argue either way.

I'm not a constitutional nor a firearms expert, but as I sardonically pointed out, I'm doubting the Founding Fathers expected someday a person coul…

dunker commented on A chance for debate

Why didn't the authors of the Constitution frame it as such? Also, I read (rather scanned) back through the document and can't find the word inalienable anywhere...Is it implied? The Declaration of Independence lists UNalienable rights (life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness), but not in…

dunker commented on A chance for debate

BHirsh: You missed the point. Never did I say the right should be taken away. Owning a gun is not an "I-N-A-L-I-E-N-A-B-L-E" right, the right to defend one's self and secure one's liberty is. What I'm arguing is that if a right is secured, what further codification is necessary? It…

Facebook isn't employing people to go out and write your profile page for you. You, as a Facebook user, decide what your content is and put it on your profile. They sell eyes on Facebook pages to advertisers.We at the Daily Sun are going out and collecting content for our news site. That'…

ex-pat: Murrow bought ads in the newspaper to promote his CBS program because CBS wouldn't do it. Apples to oranges. He wasn't giving it away for free on the internet.

sickntired: I understand your frustration, but looking at our local news tab on this website, I see 18 articles that were put online on Nov. 2-3. We have spent more time this week updating the website than ever before since the switch to a metered site. It will continue to be updated regu…