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Hollywood Elites Pledge to Take on NRA

| April 20, 2018

Hollywood Elites Pledge to Take on NRA A new coalition of celebrities and activists, including actor Alyssa Milano, Jimmy Kimmel, Amy Schumer, Alec Baldwin, Ashley Judd, Julianne Moore, Patton Oswalt, Constance Wu, W. Kamau Bell, Amber Tamblyn, Debra Messing, Minnie Driver, announced plans Friday to take on the National Rifle Association and elected officials who […]

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Lawsuit Says DCFS In Violation of 2nd Amendment

| April 20, 2018

Lawsuit Says DCFS In Violation of 2nd Amendment Should handguns be allowed inside home daycares? A lawsuit filed in federal court Monday argues they should. The suit questions Illinois Department of Children and Family Services licensing regulations that prohibit home daycare operators from keeping handguns in their homes. The daycare owners say it’s a violation […]

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David Hogg’s book title angers Holocaust survivors and relatives

| April 20, 2018

David Hogg’s book title angers Holocaust survivors and relatives Student-turned-activist David Hogg has written a book about the Parkland, Florida school shooting and his anti-gun movement. However, its title ‘Never Again’ has angered Holocaust survivors and their relatives. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kentucky: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

| April 20, 2018

Kentucky: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die On April 14th, the Kentucky Legislature adjourned sine die from the 2018 Legislative Session.  While a number of pro-gun and anti-gun bills were introduced, none received hearings. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Update on Firearms Tax Bill, Age Increase and Other Bills Heard this Week

| April 19, 2018

California: Update on Firearms Tax Bill, Age Increase and Other Bills Heard this Week Several pro- and anti-gun bills were heard in their respective committees on Monday, April 16 and Tuesday, April 17.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Rhode Island: 19 Gun Bills to be Heard in House Judiciary Committee Tuesday

| April 19, 2018

Rhode Island: 19 Gun Bills to be Heard in House Judiciary Committee Tuesday A marathon gun bill hearing is on tap for next Tuesday night in Providence, and NRA and local pro-Second Amendment groups are calling for all-hands-on-deck. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: Bill attacking firearms preemption passes Senate committee

| April 19, 2018

Illinois: Bill attacking firearms preemption passes Senate committee Senate Bill 2314 would eliminate the pre-emption put in place following the passage of the state’s concealed carry law in 2013. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania: Gun control bills on the move

| April 19, 2018

Pennsylvania: Gun control bills on the move Marsico said he might still call for votes on proposals in addition to the five bills, which are House bills 2060, 2227, 175, 273 and Senate Bill 501. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Backed Challenge to Illinois Village Gun Ban Filed

| April 19, 2018

NRA Backed Challenge to Illinois Village Gun Ban Filed With support from the NRA, Guns Save Life officially filed their lawsuit challenging Deerfield Village, IL’s attempt to criminalize so-called “assault weapons” and “high capacity magazines” within village limits. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Poll: U.S. interest in gun control drops

| April 18, 2018

Poll: U.S. interest in gun control drops Concern about guns fell among both Republicans and Democrats this month and at roughly equal levels, suggesting the issue is losing some of its potency with both major parties. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pro-gun crowd takes over Delaware gun-control debate

| April 18, 2018

Pro-gun crowd takes over Delaware gun-control debate A rowdy crowd of gun-rights supporters fed up with what they described as attempts to infringe on their Constitutional rights jeered politicians on both sides of Delaware’s gun-control debate during a panel discussion Monday at Middletown High School. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA praises new Nebraska law exempting gun records from disclosure

| April 18, 2018

NRA praises new Nebraska law exempting gun records from disclosure The National Rifle Association praised Nebraska lawmakers for limiting what information about gun owners was accessible under the state’s public-records statutes. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ohio legislators look to clamp down harder on communities that try to pass local gun restrictions

| April 18, 2018

Ohio legislators look to clamp down harder on communities that try to pass local gun restrictions Ohio lawmakers blocked cities and villages from enacting their own gun laws 12 years ago, but now they want to remove any wiggle room that could allow new restrictions and penalties in local communities. View full story Originally posted […]

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New Jersey: Senate Committee Approves Gun Control Bills

| April 18, 2018

New Jersey: Senate Committee Approves Gun Control Bills On Monday, the Senate Law & Public Safety Committee approved several gun control bills during a hearing that stretched over five hours.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA backs Challenge to Vermont Magazine Ban

| April 18, 2018

NRA backs Challenge to Vermont Magazine Ban The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today announced support for a lawsuit brought by Vermont citizens, sporting-goods stores, and shooting clubs to challenge the state¹s recent ban on many of the most popular firearm magazines in America. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: Committee Passes Bill to Allow Local Infringement of Second Amendment

| April 18, 2018

Illinois: Committee Passes Bill to Allow Local Infringement of Second Amendment The Illinois state Senate could vote on legislation to allow localities to infringe upon Second Amendment rights as early as today.  Senate Bill 2314 was moved to third reading after it had passed the Senate Judiciary Committee on April 17th.  Please contact your state Senator […]

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Justice Stevens’s Second Amendment Pipe Dream

| April 18, 2018

Justice Stevens’s Second Amendment Pipe Dream Former Supreme Court justice John Paul Stevens, now retired, gave gun-control advocates false hope recently when he advocated repeal of the Second Amendment. Justice Stevens knows, or should know, that it can’t happen — not because the National Rifle Association is so powerful, but because 44 of the 50 […]

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Louisiana: Legislators reject proposals to change gun laws

| April 18, 2018

Louisiana: Legislators reject proposals to change gun laws The push to change Louisiana’s gun laws is falling flat.A House criminal justice committee Tuesday rejected several proposals brought by both sides of the political aisle, largely capping efforts to alter firearm rules after the massacre at a Florida high school where 17 people were killed. View […]

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Massachusetts court strikes down ban on stun guns

| April 18, 2018

Massachusetts court strikes down ban on stun guns Massachusetts’ highest court ruled Tuesday that the state’s ban on civilian possession of stun guns violates the U.S. Constitution’s right to bear arms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Attend Pro-Second Amendment Rally in Harrisburg on April 30th!

| April 17, 2018

Attend Pro-Second Amendment Rally in Harrisburg on April 30th! Please join the NRA-ILA at the Pennsylvania State Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg, on April 30th, at 10:00 a.m.,  for an annual rally that has been attended by activists and concerned citizens from all over the state for years! This rally will provide the opportunity for participants […]

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