Letter to the Editor - Hunter's orange and masks
Last updated 10/26/2020 at 8:35am
Why is it that many of the same people who refuse to wear masks in relation to COVID-19 will wear the state-mandated amount of orange during hunting season? Does being forced to wear orange not “infringe” upon their rights and liberties as well?
The answer is sadly obvious: orange protects oneself, while masks protect others.
The 10th Amendment gives the states the right to such a mandate. Other 10th Amendment state laws involve traffic laws, driver’s licenses, election rules, state commerce regulation, building and maintaining roads, police and fire department regulations,...