Lloyd’s of London Latest Insurer To Abandon NRA
There are people who think the NRA is out of line for their lawsuit against the state of New York. After all, those people argue, Governor Andrew Cuomo has a right to say whatever he wants, just like the rest of us.
To be sure, the freedom of speech is a sacred right, one equally as important as the right to keep and bear arms. I won’t support anyone trying to quell someone else’s freedom of speech.
However, that’s not what happened in New York. There, a powerful political figure with regulatory oversight of an industry directed that industry to make life difficult for a group of ideological opponents. What’s more, it’s working.
Not just has Lockton backed out of the NRA Carry Guard program, but now, so has Lloyd’s of London.