Knife Rights’ bill to mostly repeal Illinois’ switchblade ban, SB 607, was signed late on Friday by Governor Bruce Rauner. It’s effectively immediately.
Colorado’s switchblade and gravity knife ban repeal takes effect on Wednesday, August 9th.
Knife Rights’ New York Gravity Knife Law Reform Bill passed the Senate by a unanimous 62-0 vote. The bill is now ready to be transmitted to Governor Cuomo.
After 3 years, Knife Rights’ Knife Law Reform has been sent to NY Gov. Cuomo. If you live, work or travel in New York, CALL Gov. Cuomo TODAY! End Bogus NYC Gravity Knife Arrests – Let’s Get It Done!
We post about this not to re-hash the Freddie Gray case, per se, but because the arrest was illustrative of the problems that can occur without knife law preemption.
Who wins the presidency will affect knife owners on many levels. Let’s review the two major party presidential candidates’ stances on two issues that will likely impact many Americans’ knife rights.
The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) today announced that its lobbying team has spent last week at the National Conference of State Legislatures’ (NCSL) annual Legislative Summit, being…..
Oklahoma Governor Fallin has signed the SB 1159. It removes a ban on the carry of certain knives that has existed for over 100 years.
Legal Aid Society, the largest non-profit legal services agency in the nation and New York’s primary public defender, filed an Amicus Curiae (Friend of the Court) Brief in Knife Rights NYC lawsuit
Knife Rights Foundation has recently added 40 more cities to its groundbreaking LegalBlade App – Knife Laws in America.
The Knife Rights supported West Virginia Permitless (Constitutional) Carry bill, HB 4145, that was vetoed by the governor was overridden by the legislature this past weekend.
The Knife Rights supported West Virginia Permitless (Constitutional) Carry bill, HB 4145, was passed by the legislature by a majority sufficient to override a veto and has been vetoed by…..
Georgia Senator Heath has introduced Knife Rights’ Georgia Knife Law Reform bill, that would increase the legal carry length of a knife blade in the state from 5.5 inches to 12 inches…
The Wisconsin Department of Justice issues some interpretations of the knife reform law signed by Governor Walker on February 6th, 2016.
Knife Rights’ Oklahoma Knife Law Reform bill, SB 1159, has been introduced by Senator Nathan Dahm.
Knife Rights’ Wisconsin Knife Law Reform Bill including Knife Law Preemption, AB 142, passed unanimously by voice vote yesterday evening in the Senate and is off to Governor Scott Walker for…..
The Wisconsin Senate unanimously passes Knife law reform, to place state law in line with the Wisconsin Constitution. The bill now goes to Governor Walker.
The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) today announced its plans to increase its lobbying efforts in order to prompt reform of knife laws in 2016.
The new law invalidates all municipal and county knife ordinances more restrictive than state law, creating uniform knife laws throughout the Lone Star State.
Several Texas cities, including San Antonio and Corpus Christi, will see their restrictive knife laws voided as of September 1st when Texas House Bill 905 — Knife Rights’ signature Knife Law…..
Knife Rights Chairman Doug Ritter traveled to Oklahoma City last month for the formal signing ceremony for Knife Rights’ two Oklahoma Knife Law Reform bills passed and signed earlier this year.
Knife Rights’ Nevada Knife Law Reform Bill, SB 176, went into effect as of July 1.
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin has signed Knife Rights’ Knife Law Preemption bill, HB 1460, after passage by the House 81-4…..
Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby charged that Freddie Gray was falsely arrested and that the knife in his pocket was not an illegal switchblade…
The legislation is a response to the current patchwork of state & local knife laws, which have increasingly presented problems to lawful knife owners during interstate travel…