CAGV’s 19th Annual Luncheon was a successful celebration and completely sold out with a waiting list. The Santa Barbara Club provided a delicious luncheon with perfect service. The Silent Auction, beautifully staged, was a resounding success and we were entertained by a terrific band, the Dos Pueblos High School Combo Black Cadillac (band photo below).
The keynote speaker, Lawrence Rosenthal, JD, (pictured above), captivated the audience with the history and issues regarding the Second Amendment, its regulation and the future. He says the new interpretation “contemplates surprisingly robust regulatory authority” and stressed that policy follows facts. Professor Rosenthal expressed optimism about future gun violence prevention legislation.