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NRA Endorses Representative Diane Black for Governor

| June 21, 2018

NRA Endorses Representative Diane Black for Governor NRA endorses Rep. Diane Black for governor in the Tennessee Republican Primary Election. Black is the only Tennessee gubernatorial candidate with an “A” rating and perfect record on Second Amendment issues.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Backs Motion to Halt New Jersey Magazine Ban

| June 21, 2018

NRA Backs Motion to Halt New Jersey Magazine Ban NRA is backing a motion filed in the U.S. District Court of New Jersey to halt the enforcement of New Jersey’s ban on so-called “high-capacity” magazines until the court rules on the underlying case.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia: Loudoun County Board to Consider Overly-Restrictive Discharge Ordinance

| June 21, 2018

Virginia: Loudoun County Board to Consider Overly-Restrictive Discharge Ordinance No summary available View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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ACLU asks Vermont Gov. Scott to stop blocking pro-gun online critics

| June 21, 2018

ACLU asks Vermont Gov. Scott to stop blocking pro-gun online critics “Each of the people who complained to us said that they did not use obscene or vulgar language and were expressing strictly political opinions about gun control,” Diaz said. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: Amid legal battle, Deerfield amends semi-auto ban to add standard-capacity magazines

| June 21, 2018

Illinois: Amid legal battle, Deerfield amends semi-auto ban to add standard-capacity magazines The ban was originally passed by a unanimous vote April 2. Officials contended that it was an amendment of a 2013 ordinance “regulating ownership and possession of assault weapons,” according to the language of the amendment. This week’s change stipulates that large-capacity magazines […]

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Oregon: Gun Control Proponents Suspend Attempts to Qualify Initiative Petition 44

| June 20, 2018

Oregon: Gun Control Proponents Suspend Attempts to Qualify Initiative Petition 44 Earlier today, the proponents for Initiative Petition 44 announced they are suspending their campaign for the year and will no longer seek to place the initiative on the November ballot. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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North Carolina: Right to Hunt and Fish Amendment Passes Senate

| June 20, 2018

North Carolina: Right to Hunt and Fish Amendment Passes Senate Today, the North Carolina Senate passed Senate Bill 677 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Experts shoot holes in CNN’s report on school gun violence

| June 20, 2018

Experts shoot holes in CNN’s report on school gun violence The shooting massacre in February at a Florida high school has unleashed a plethora of what experts say are questionable statistics that stoke confusion regarding gun violence in America. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: Boulder City Council decides gun stores can’t issue certificates to semi-auto owners

| June 20, 2018

Colorado: Boulder City Council decides gun stores can’t issue certificates to semi-auto owners The decision came after a brief discussion among City Council members Tuesday night as they considered tweaks to the ordinance outlawing the sale and possession of assault weapons, bump stocks and high-capacity magazines. Boulder, the council and several city officials are being […]

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Mississippi: Golden Triangle sheriffs expect few problems with gun ruling

| June 20, 2018

Mississippi: Golden Triangle sheriffs expect few problems with gun ruling Area sheriffs say they won’t change how they handle security and don’t anticipate problems or additional expenses related to the state Supreme Court’s ruling that people with enhanced concealed-carry licenses can take their guns into courthouses.
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Gun bills advance in Pennsylvania House

| June 20, 2018

Gun bills advance in Pennsylvania House The Judiciary Committee sent five bills to the full House on Tuesday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New York: Cuomo doesn’t expect gun control bill to pass this year

| June 20, 2018

New York: Cuomo doesn’t expect gun control bill to pass this year Gov. Cuomo said Tuesday he doesn’t expect any more major pieces of legislation to pass this year, including his own proposal to allow cops, family members and school employees to “flag” gun owners who could be a danger to themselves or others. View […]

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Delaware: Gun Ban Dies in the Delaware Senate

| June 19, 2018

Delaware: Gun Ban Dies in the Delaware Senate Today, Senate Bill 163 was defeated for the second time this session when the gun ban legislation failed to garner enough votes to be brought to the floor for consideration. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania: House Committee Passes Firearm Confiscation Orders – Schedules Additional Gun Control for Tomorrow

| June 19, 2018

Pennsylvania: House Committee Passes Firearm Confiscation Orders – Schedules Additional Gun Control for Tomorrow Today, the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee passed House Bill 2227, legislation that creates so-called “extreme risk protection orders” whereby a hearing would be held, firearms would be seized and constitutional rights suspended with little to no due process.  View full story Originally posted […]

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UN chief asks to regulate, control small arms

| June 19, 2018

UN chief asks to regulate, control small arms UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday asked for more efforts to address the thorny issue of regulating and controlling small arms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Global survey shows more than 1 billion small arms in world, mostly owned by civilians and mostly in the U.S.

| June 19, 2018

Global survey shows more than 1 billion small arms in world, mostly owned by civilians and mostly in the U.S. There are over 1 billion firearms in the world today, including 857 million in civilian hands — with American men and women the dominant owners, according to a study released Monday. View full story Originally […]

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Pennsylvania House panel set to vote on gun bills

| June 19, 2018

Pennsylvania House panel set to vote on gun bills Now, the Pennsylvania House is taking its first votes on a series of bills aimed at preventing mass shootings here. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oregon Supreme Court Fast-Tracks Gun Control Petition

| June 19, 2018

Oregon Supreme Court Fast-Tracks Gun Control Petition Backers of a gun control proposal aimed for November’s ballot got some unexpected help from the Oregon Supreme Court on Monday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bumble CEO says gun photo ban ‘pissed a lot of people off’

| June 19, 2018

Bumble CEO says gun photo ban ‘pissed a lot of people off’ Whitney Wolfe Herd made the decision to ban guns from the app back in March and gave a $100,000 donation to the pro-gun control group March For Our Lives in response to the mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida. View full story Originally […]

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Washington: Your Voice Needed at Kirkland Town Hall

| June 18, 2018

Washington: Your Voice Needed at Kirkland Town Hall On Wednesday, June 20th, the Kirkland City Council will be holding a town hall meeting to discuss Second Amendment and gun-related issues.  According to the City of Kirkland, agenda topics include enforcement of existing firearm laws, firearm safety education, mental health, and supporting state legislation regarding firearms.  View full story […]

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