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ALERT! Florida Democrats Did an Awesome Election Favor for Republicans

| August 18, 2018

ALERT! Florida Democrats Did an Awesome Election Favor for Republicans The anti-Second Amendment, Democrat politicians who demanded that the Legislature vote on calling a Special Session to repeal Florida’s Stand Your Ground self-defense law either unwittingly or intentionally provided a great service to Republican incumbent Legislators.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Precursor Parts Bill Held in Committee as Appropriations Committees Take Up Suspense Files

| August 17, 2018

California: Precursor Parts Bill Held in Committee as Appropriations Committees Take Up Suspense Files No summary available View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Outrage of the Week: Shopify Targets America’s Guns

| August 15, 2018

Outrage of the Week: Shopify Targets America’s Guns Hundreds of firearms retailers may have to close soon because a powerful Canadian tech company, Shopify, recently decided it was anti-gun and issued an ultimatum: Do business our way or not at all. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Is Trump finally ready to turn his sights to remaking the 9th Circuit Court?

| August 15, 2018

Is Trump finally ready to turn his sights to remaking the 9th Circuit Court? But there are signs that the administration is beginning to set its sights on the 9th Circuit, likely triggering a bruising fight with Democrats.For one thing, Trump is running out of vacancies in other circuits, particularly in conservative states where confirmation […]

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Judge denies injunction request in Georgia campus carry lawsuit

| August 15, 2018

Judge denies injunction request in Georgia campus carry lawsuit A Fulton County judge has denied an injunction request by six Georgia professors to prohibit the state’s contentious campus carry law, which allows licensed gun owners to carry a firearm on some parts of public college campuses. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Exercising Right-to-Carry in places of worship is now easier in La.

| August 15, 2018

Exercising Right-to-Carry in places of worship is now easier in La. Until Aug. 1, Louisiana law required 8 hours of annual tactical training and church permission to carry inside a place of worship. A new law waiving that requirement has widespread support. Just ask local criminologist Wayne Nissen. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh called Scalia a ‘hero’ and ‘role model’

| August 14, 2018

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh called Scalia a ‘hero’ and ‘role model’ “I loved the guy,” Kavanaugh said in June 2016 at a conference at George Mason Law School. “To me, he was and remains a hero and a role model.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Don’t forget all those other judges

| August 14, 2018

Don’t forget all those other judges Senate Republicans are using their rare August work session to make progress on several of President Trump’s nominees to the lower courts and the Executive Branch, even as they continue to meet behind closed doors with Trump’s Supreme Court pick, Brett Kavanaugh. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ninth Circuit Returns to Form, Upholds Bizarre California Gun Regulation

| August 14, 2018

Ninth Circuit Returns to Form, Upholds Bizarre California Gun Regulation In a ruling earlier this month, it upheld one of the most bizarre and nonsensical gun regulations in the nation. It did so by essentially ignoring the plain language of Heller and approving a legal regime that will naturally and inevitably lead to diminishing options […]

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Bethany Mandel: Women Need Guns

| August 14, 2018

Bethany Mandel: Women Need Guns Guns aren’t just an equalizer in situations of random violence, robberies, and potential rapes; they also keep women safe from attackers closer to home.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Endorses Hyde-Smith for U.S. Senate

| August 13, 2018

NRA Endorses Hyde-Smith for U.S. Senate FAIRFAX, Va. – The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) announced on Monday its endorsement of Cindy Hyde-Smith to represent Mississippi in the U.S. Senate.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kavanaugh confirmation hearings set for Sept. 4

| August 13, 2018

Kavanaugh confirmation hearings set for Sept. 4 Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation hearings will start on Sept. 4 and last between three and four days, Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) announced on Friday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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General Assembly to consider banning 3D-printed guns in Maryland

| August 13, 2018

General Assembly to consider banning 3D-printed guns in Maryland The Maryland General Assembly will consider legislation next year to ban access to 3D-printed guns after the federal government gave a Texas-based company the OK to distribute weapon blueprints. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida: AG candidate promises anti-gun task force if elected

| August 10, 2018

Florida: AG candidate promises anti-gun task force if elected The group would return recommendations within 60 to 90 days, on topics including from the state’s preemption of local gun laws, 3-D printing of guns, the sale of assault-style weapons and school shootings. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Canada: Premier Doug Ford opposes ban on handgun sales in Toronto

| August 10, 2018

Canada: Premier Doug Ford opposes ban on handgun sales in Toronto Premier Doug Ford says he is against a council-requested ban on the sale of handguns and their ammunition within Toronto’s boundaries. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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The Truth about the Second Amendment

| August 10, 2018

The Truth about the Second Amendment It was always meant to protect an individual right View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Canada: Toronto Mayor Calls for Gun Bans, Ontario Premier Targets Criminals

| August 10, 2018

Canada: Toronto Mayor Calls for Gun Bans, Ontario Premier Targets Criminals Canadian anti-gun politicians’ campaign to disarm law-abiding citizens continued this week. On Monday, the Canadian press reported on an August 3 letter from Toronto Mayor John Tory to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. In the missive, Tory appeared to back a plan of total civilian disarmament for Canada’s largest […]

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NoFundMe: NRA Protest March Nets $70 in National Fundraising Effort

| August 10, 2018

NoFundMe: NRA Protest March Nets $70 in National Fundraising Effort Crowd funding is a relatively recent innovation that allows a person or cause to leverage the vast reach of the Internet to raise money for virtually every imaginable purpose. Even small donations of a few dollars can aggregate into impressive sums with sufficient participation. It […]

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College Lacrosse Coach Discriminates Against Pro-2A Player

| August 8, 2018

College Lacrosse Coach Discriminates Against Pro-2A Player A college lacrosse player at Palm Beach Atlantic (PBA) University in Florida was told by his coach in June that he had to choose between the team or posting his hunting and firearm pictures online. “You want to play lacrosse for PBA, you won’t post pics of your guns […]

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NRA ad campaign urges Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation

| August 8, 2018

NRA ad campaign urges Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation The National Rifle Association has launched a seven-figure national and regional ad campaign, urging confirmation of President Donald Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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