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Federal Court Upholds N.J. Mag Ban, Reminds Gun Owners Importance of Federal Judiciary

| October 5, 2018

Federal Court Upholds N.J. Mag Ban, Reminds Gun Owners Importance of Federal Judiciary Just in case gun owners needed another reason to back Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court or to get energized ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey gave us one. […]

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Anti-gun Researcher Refutes His Own Anti-gun Conclusion

| October 5, 2018

Anti-gun Researcher Refutes His Own Anti-gun Conclusion Doctor Garen Wintemute’s latest contribution to “the prevention of firearm violence” comes in the form of a Perspective column published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Wintemute, you may recall, is the Director of the UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program and the UC Firearm Violence Research […]

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Former NY City Mayor Michael Bloomberg giving $250K to Gillum as they campaign together in South Florida

| October 5, 2018

Former NY City Mayor Michael Bloomberg giving $250K to Gillum as they campaign together in South Florida Add another billionaire to Andrew Gillum’s growing list of well-heeled financial backers. As he heads to South Florida to appear with Parkland parents, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg is cutting a $250,000 check to the Democratic gubernatorial […]

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NRA Statement on Heitkamp’s Opposition to Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee

| October 4, 2018

NRA Statement on Heitkamp’s Opposition to Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Chris W. Cox, executive director of the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action, today released the following statement in response to Sen. Heidi Heitkamp’s decision to vote against the confirmation of President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee: View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont’s voluntary bump-stock return was a bust

| October 4, 2018

Vermont’s voluntary bump-stock return was a bust Vermont gun owners turned in just two bump stocks ahead of the Oct. 1 date when possession of the rapid fire devices became illegal in the state. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bloomberg to headline senate fundraiser

| October 4, 2018

Bloomberg to headline senate fundraiser Ex-New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg will headline a fundraiser for Democratic former Gov. Phil Bredesen’s Tennessee U.S. Senate bid. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Lawmakers’ New Anti-Gun Laws Are Also An Attack On Due Process

| October 4, 2018

Lawmakers’ New Anti-Gun Laws Are Also An Attack On Due Process The notion that certain Americans are preemptively guilty of wrongdoing, whether there’s any corroborating evidence to back up an accusation or not, isn’t reserved for conservatives who happen to be in contention for a Supreme Court seat. In the hierarchy of progressive values, due […]

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Massachusetts AG candidates spar over guns

| October 4, 2018

Massachusetts AG candidates spar over guns During the debate, the candidates were divided sharply on issues related to gun control. McMahon, an ardent supporter of the Second Amendment, said government gun control policies rarely reduce violence, but rather take guns out of the hands of law-abiding gun owners and sellers. View full story Originally posted […]

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OpEd: In Our View: Vote ‘No’ on Initiative 1639

| October 4, 2018

OpEd: In Our View: Vote ‘No’ on Initiative 1639 The Columbian’s Editorial Board recommends a “no” vote on Initiative 1639, a sweeping measure that would dictate numerous changes to state law. As always, this is merely a recommendation, and we hope the initiative leads to continued debate on the pressing issue. This nation desperately needs […]

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Vermont State Police get 2 bump stocks ahead of Oct. 1 ban

| October 3, 2018

Vermont State Police get 2 bump stocks ahead of Oct. 1 ban The Vermont State Police has received two bump stocks ahead of the Oct. 1 date when possession of the rapid fire devices became illegal in the state. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California lawmakers wrote 1,016 new laws this year. Here’s some of what did and didn’t make it

| October 3, 2018

California lawmakers wrote 1,016 new laws this year. Here’s some of what did and didn’t make it California’s Legislature revved into high gear when it came to writing laws in 2018, sending the most bills to the governor’s desk in more than a decade. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Endorses Scott Wagner for Governor of Pennsylvania

| October 2, 2018

NRA Endorses Scott Wagner for Governor of Pennsylvania On behalf of our nearly six million members across the country, the National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today endorsed Scott Wagner for governor of Pennsylvania. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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WA Law Enforcement Groups Oppose I-1639, Says NRA

| October 2, 2018

WA Law Enforcement Groups Oppose I-1639, Says NRA Only days after the FBI’s annual crime report appeared showing that rifles of any kind are used in a fraction of homicides in Washington State—thereby weakening arguments in support of a far-reaching gun control initiative—three major law enforcement groups are taking positions against the measure, according to an […]

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California: Orinda City Council Adds Mandatory Firearm Storage to TONIGHT’s Meeting Agenda

| October 2, 2018

California: Orinda City Council Adds Mandatory Firearm Storage to TONIGHT’s Meeting Agenda The Orinda City Council has announced that they will consider a mandatory lock storage ordinance for the City. NRA and CRPA reached out to the City Council to advise them of the legal pitfalls in implementing this type of ordinance. View full story […]

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West Virginia: Morrisey goes after Manchin on gun rights

| October 2, 2018

West Virginia: Morrisey goes after Manchin on gun rights With a little more than a month until the midterm elections, Morrisey, the state’s Republican attorney general, is working to paint Manchin, the Democratic senator up for re-election, as an agent of gun control. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Federal Court upholds N.J. magazine ban

| October 2, 2018

Federal Court upholds N.J. magazine ban A federal court has dealt a blow to gun rights groups by ruling Gov. Phil Murphy’s ban on 15-round magazines doesn’t violate the Constitution. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Parkland victim’s dad: No Alyssa Milano, the NRA did not kill my daughter

| October 2, 2018

Parkland victim’s dad: No Alyssa Milano, the NRA did not kill my daughter The father of a Parkland shooting victim schooled actress Alyssa Milano for blaming the National Rifle Association for the death of his daughter. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington Law Enforcement Opposes Initiative 1639

| October 1, 2018

Washington Law Enforcement Opposes Initiative 1639 Washington’s premier law enforcement associations are opposing I-1639 including the Washington State Sheriffs Association (WSSA), the Washington State Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor Association (WSLEFIA), and the Washington Council of Police & Sheriffs (WACOPS). View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California governor signs raft of gun control bills into law

| October 1, 2018

California governor signs raft of gun control bills into law California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) on Friday signed several gun control bills into law, including legislation that raises the minimum age for buying rifles and shotguns from 18 to 21. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Gun Storage Ordinance Comes Before Orinda City Council Tuesday

| October 1, 2018

California: Gun Storage Ordinance Comes Before Orinda City Council Tuesday Leaders in this East Bay city will on Tuesday night consider approving an ordinance that would require firearms and certain other weapons to be stored in a locked, secure container when not being handled or carried on one’s person. View full story Originally posted at […]

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