New Jersey indoor gun ranges have been shut down since a March 21, 2020, executive order by anti-freedom Governor Phil Murphy.
It has been an unprecedented time the last several weeks, as NJ officials have tried to use Coronavirus as an excuse to shut down the Second Amendment. Here’s an update on the big picture.
Motion Filed Today to Stop the Shutdown. ANJRPC Prepared to Go to U.S. Supreme Court. Murphy Admits 2A Shutdown is not about Coronavirus!
Governor Should Have Applied “Social Distancing” Measures (as He Has Elsewhere) Instead of Shutting Down the Means by Which People Obtain and Train With Firearms.
NJ politicians are using low-level disorderly person offenses as an excuse to take away Constitutionally-protected gun rights that may be needed for self-defense in an emergency.
Prove the allegations are false and reunite the membership. Start the flow of donations again. Revitalize the NRA and turn it back into a powerhouse. This is where it starts; where the healing starts.
Earlier this week, the lower federal court assigned to ANJRPC’s legal challenge to New Jersey’s magazine ban upheld the state’s gun magazine ban.
LaPierre’s response to the ultimatum was swift and decisive: he refused to step down, disclosed the threats that were made, and accelerated legal efforts.
We discuss the “right to carry” case, that Scott Bach and Thomas Rogers are pursuing, which encompasses being able to defend yourself with a firearm outside of your home.
Governor Phil Murphy released a budget proposal including another attempt to massively increase fees for gun permits and to impose excise taxes of $1.4 million and $3.2 million respectively on guns.
The recently filed a petition for certiorari, asked the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a challenge to NJ’s unconstitutional carry law, which makes it impossible for average law-abiding citizens to carry..
The majority, in an opinion by Judges appointed by President Obama, held that the ban did not violate the 2nd Amendment because it advanced the State’s interest. [in what? disarming free people?]
It is critical that all NJ gun owners read this guide and comply with the mag ban law by December 10, 2018. Failure to timely comply is a serious crime.
Despite finding that the banned magazines are “in common use,” the district court in its decision disregarded the Supreme Court’s clear command in Heller that such arms may not be banned.
The Court heard testimony from three of the State’s witnesses and then finished up the week hearing testimony from our expert witness, Florida State University Criminologist Professor Gary Kleck.
U.S. District Judge Peter Sheridan called a pre-hearing conference in chambers where he told counsel that he is scheduling a full-blown hearing on certain factual aspects of the case by mid-August.
In the Garden State, the usual approach is to confiscate first and ask questions later, and victims often don’t know their rights. In this case, the victim pushed back & confiscation was avoided.
NJ gun banner Gov. Phil Murphy & Democrat legislators silenced objections from law enforcement by exempting retired police from the gun mag ban. But they failed to exempt military veterans from the 10
The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action announced support to halt the enforcement of New Jersey’s ban on so-called “high-capacity” magazines.
This week on Gun For Hire Radio… Scott Bach joins us for mag ban lawsuit status update and discusses the other laws that were signed and what we are doing to fight them.