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Tennessee: “Red Flag” and Other Gun Bills To Be Heard This week

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 16:56
This week, the Tennessee state Senate Judiciary Committee and the House Constitutional Protections & Sentencing Subcommittee will be hearing a number of bills that would impact our Second Amendment rights in Tennessee.
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Ocasio-Cortez, other Democrats squeeze big banks on guns, immigration, climate

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 12:07
More than a decade after Wall Street's crash wrecked the global economy, House Democrats are threatening to stigmatize the nation's biggest banks again. Progressive freshmen like Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) are joining with veteran lawmakers to try to shame the lenders into taking a stand on some of the country’s most divisive issues: climate change, gun violence and immigration.
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There It Is...Ocasio-Cortez Pushes For A Gun Ban

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:34
The New Zealand shooting, which left 50 people dead, is already being weaponized by the Left to pursue yet another wave of anti-gun activism. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s government virtually banned semi-automatic rifles, so of course, Democrats over here were oozing with all the feelings over that. Sen. Bernie Sanders was all over it almost immediately after news of the ban was reported. There is no wiggle room in Kiwi land, folks. It’s a gun confiscation program. No grandfather clause, or anything, if you own a so-called “military-style” assault rifle (liberal speak for a scary gun), you need to turn them over. It’s trash, but it’s also a good reminder for why we have a Second Amendment to our constitution. There are some in the media who say that no one has called for a gun ban. That’s patently false. The newest to voice their gun grabbing feelings is Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY).
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Oliver North extols virtues of United States during 50th annual Lincoln Day celebration

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:30
Combat veteran of the Marine Corps and president of the National Rifle Association Oliver North emphasized the importance of maintaining freedom by defending the Second Amendment during the 50th annual Lincoln Day celebration Saturday at the Osage Centre in Cape Girardeau.
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Cramer bill would penalize big banks that turn away gun industry

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:28
Sen. Kevin Cramer is introducing legislation designed to discourage big banks from cutting off the firearms industry, the latest response to moves by lenders such as Citigroup and Bank of America that have distanced themselves from the gun business.
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Texas: Contact Your State Senators and Urge Them to Support Senate Bill 19!

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:03
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Washington: Firearm Seizure & Other Bills to Be Heard In Committees

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 20:19
This week, the Washington state Senate Committee on Law & Justice and the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary will be hearing several bills affecting Second Amendment rights that crossed over from the opposite chamber.
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Indiana: Important Self-Defense Bill Moving Through Senate

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 15:56
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New Hampshire: Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearing

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 06:57
On March 26th, the New Hampshire state House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee will hold public hearings at 10:00 AM on House Bill 564, which would require loaded firearms to be placed off-body while driving through a school zone, and House Bill 696, which would take away the constitutional rights of individuals without due process.
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Colorado: Contact Needed! - Senate Passes “Red Flag” Legislation on Second Reading

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 18:19
Last night, the Colorado Senate passed gun control legislation, House Bill 1177, on second reading.
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Attend Firearms Law Seminar in Indianapolis

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 17:04
Please join us at the Annual National Firearms Law Seminar to be held on Friday, April 26, 2019 as part of the NRA Annual Meetings. This all-day seminar provides legal instruction for attorneys and all others interested in Second Amendment law. CLE credit for all states is available. 
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Vermont: Senate Passes Handgun Waiting Period Legislation

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:14
Despite passing the most sweeping gun control bill in the history of the state last session, the gun ban groups proved that their thirst to end your constitutional rights is far from quenched.
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Delaware: House to Vote on Gun Control Legislation Next Week

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:09
On Tuesday, the Delaware House is scheduled to vote on House Bill 63.
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U.S. Politicians Cheer New Zealand Gun Confiscation

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:03
American gun owners have once again been reminded that the ultimate goal of U.S. gun control advocates is firearms bans and confiscation. Since the heinous terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, American anti-gun politicians, activists, and media outlets have offered their full-throated support for the New Zealand government’s efforts to ban and confiscate firearms from law-abiding gun owners.
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Illinois Court Throws Out Deerfield Gun Ban

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 13:48
NRA applauds Illinois court ruling throwing out Village of Deerfield's ban on commonly owned firearms and magazines.
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Legacy Media Push New Zealand Gun Confiscation Using Lies about Australian Ban

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 12:49
The ongoing cheerleading effort by the international press in furtherance of the New Zealand government’s gun confiscation plans is enough to make any journalist with even a shred of objectivity blush. Worse, some outlets have resorted to or propagated lies about Australia’s gun confiscation experience in order to push their anti-gun agenda.
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Alaska State Commission for Human Rights Director Attacks Human’s Rights

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 12:44
The Last Frontier is also one of the last places one expects to find rights-trampling government officials. The state’s strong libertarian streak is one of the reasons a recent report regarding the authoritarian behavior of an official from the Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is so jarring.
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Pro-Gun Senators Introduce Bill to Prohibit Discrimination in Financial Services

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 12:38
On March 14, pro-gun Sens. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) and John Kennedy (R-LA) introduced S. 821 the Freedom Financing Act, a bill to prohibit discrimination against the firearms industry in the provision of financial services.
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Judge throws out Deerfield's "assault weapons" ban

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:09
A Lake County Circuit Court judge ruled Friday that the village of Deerfield overstepped its authority last year when it enacted a ban on "assault weapons" five years after the Illinois legislature declared such regulations the exclusive power of the state. Judge Luis Berrones issued a permanent injunction blocking the village from enforcing its ordinance. In the ruling, Berrones wrote that the plaintiff gun owners have “a clearly ascertainable right to not be subjected to a preempted and unenforceable ordinance” that prohibits possession of "assault weapons", imposes financial penalties for keeping them and allows their property to be confiscated.
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