A bill to use excise taxes from the sale of arms and ammo legitimizes the tradition of promoting practice with firearms. Trained and armed people contribute to the national defense.
The Texas legislature has repealed a ban on “knuckles” and a ban on the carry of clubs. The repeal of both weapons bans has been sent to Governor Abbott.
Joe Biden tried to get a police officer fired because the officer gave effective testimony in opposition to a bill Biden favored. It happened in 1984.
The National Instant Background Check System, (NICS), showed record numbers for April of 2019. 2,334,249 checks were done in April, the highest ever for the month.
On 10 May, 2019, Arizona Republican Governor Ducey signed a reform bill that repealed the ban on nunchakus, or nunchuks.
As Brazilian President Bolsonaro has implemented his reform of the country’s extreme gun laws, the murder rates have fallen sharply.
The recent case of Williams v. BeeMiller is an attempt to undermine the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, or PLCAA. The attempt is to make gun dealers responsible for the action of criminals.
Brazilian President Bolsonaro is keeping his promise. On 7 May, he issued a decree breaking the monopoly in Brazilian guns, reforming restrictions on ammunition sales and on the transport of guns.
There are many valid reasons to stockpile ammunition. Some enthusiasts have a hundred thousand rounds or more and with good reason.
The Iowa legislature has sent to Governor Reynolds a bill that is a mild, incremental step to restore the rights of Iowa residents to self defense on the campuses of institutes of higher learning.
Several lawyers in Mississippi thought it would be a good idea to report a client who had a gun permit to the police as a dangerous threat. They were wrong.
Tennessee has passed some gun law reforms in 2019. They include a new, two tier concealed carry permit system and reform of the definition of an antique firearm.
Indiana has reformed several aspects of its gun laws. Fees have been eliminated or reduced, immunity from civil action in the case of justified defense enlarged, and more.
Four legislators were prominent in leading the fight to pass SB 400 and reform Arkansas gun laws. Senators Bob Ballinger & Trent Garner and in the House Representatives Justin Gonzales & Jim Dotson.
Police in Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin have praised an armed citizen for capturing a burglary suspect with and outstanding warrant. Police praise for armed citizens is becoming common.
An article published by the AMA uses a study with inconclusive results about mass shootings to push more infringements on Second Amendment rights.
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has upheld the protections of First Amendment Rights in the federal Communications Decency Act. The decision also protects the Second Amendment.
Criminals often carry guns that are broken, unloaded, toys, pneumatic, or otherwise ineffectual. As many as 4 of 5 robberies committed with guns fit into these categories.
Montana recently passed a strong knife preemption law, to buttress the Constitutional Carry for knives which was passed in 2017.
Much of the attack on the NRA is trying to conflate the NRA 501(c)(4) status as a non-profit with some sort of generic claim that non-profits should not be involved in politics.
The Missouri Legislature is moving closer to passing Campus Carry. The legislation would remove “institutes of higher learning” from places prohibited to people carrying concealed.
Cary Mcwilliams has been completely blind since age 10. He has concealed carry permits, and has successfully hunted and practiced self Defense with firearms. This book shows how.
Keven Custer was attacked, knocked down, had a tooth knocked out and two others cracked. He shot from the ground, hitting his attacker at least four times. An Idaho jury found him not guilty
A loving, recently retired grandfather, and a career criminal are both dead as a result of a gunfight in Chicago. Gunfights are best avoided, but sometimes necessary.
RW Arms is sueing the BATFE for losses of their bump stock inventory under the Fifth Amendment Takings Clause.