COLORADO SHERIFF: “Even the federal courts can’t make me enforce [gun control] laws.”

Published on April 19, 2014

Rep. Diana DeGette doesn’t know the first thing about guns. Yet she wants to write laws about them.

Well, Colorado Sheriff John Cooke says they can’t make him enforce them:

“Even the federal courts can’t make me enforce the laws. So if we lose and the judge says, ‘No, these laws are constitutional,’ I still set the priorities and the resources for my agency. There’s no law in the state of Colorado that says I have to enforce the law, so I still won’t enforce them because in my belief and my opinion, it’s not my job to turn law-abiding gun owners into criminals,” Cooke said.

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