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California: Senate Appropriations Committee Hearing Rescheduled, Assembly Bills Headed to the Floor

| June 5, 2020

California: Senate Appropriations Committee Hearing Rescheduled, Assembly Bills Headed to the Floor This week the Assembly Appropriations Committee passed anti-gun bills, AB 2362 and AB 2847, making them eligible for votes on the Assembly floor.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert! BREAKING NEWS: Florida Supreme Court Kicks Gun Ban Initiative Off the Ballot

| June 4, 2020

Florida Alert! BREAKING NEWS: Florida Supreme Court Kicks Gun Ban Initiative Off the Ballot In a great victory for Florida’s law-abiding gun owners, the Florida Supreme Court agreed with our contention that the ballot summary was deceptive and would mislead voters. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA-Endorsed Candidates Sweep in Indiana

| June 4, 2020

NRA-Endorsed Candidates Sweep in Indiana Every NRA-endorsed state Senate and House candidates won their primaries in Indiana Tuesday night and will be up for election in November. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Iowa: Senate Passes Range Protection & Preemption Bill

| June 4, 2020

Iowa: Senate Passes Range Protection & Preemption Bill Yesterday, on the first day of the Iowa Legislature reconvening, the Iowa Senate voted 32-17 to pass House File 2502. This important legislation will protect shooting ranges from being shut down by unreasonable local ordinances and ensure that Second Amendment rights remain protected across the state. View full story […]

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Kansas: Legislature Convenes for Special Session – Considers Emergency Powers Legislation

| June 3, 2020

Kansas: Legislature Convenes for Special Session – Considers Emergency Powers Legislation Today, the Kansas Legislature convened for a Special Session following its early adjournment in March due to the Covid-19 outbreak. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Louisiana: Package of Pro-Gun Bills Heads to the Governor’s Desk

| June 2, 2020

Louisiana: Package of Pro-Gun Bills Heads to the Governor’s Desk Four pro-gun bills have been passed by the Louisiana Legislature and will now be sent to the desk of Governor John Bel Edwards for his signature. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Biden Promotes Police Protocol Decried by Gun-Safety Experts

| June 2, 2020

Biden Promotes Police Protocol Decried by Gun-Safety Experts Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden said Monday police should be trained to shoot at the legs of assailants, which police training experts decry as impractical and dangerous. “We also have to fundamentally change the way police are trained,” he said. “The idea that instead of standing there […]

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Double Counting in Washington State

| June 2, 2020

Double Counting in Washington State Public health officials in Washington state are counting people who were fatally injured with a firearm in the tally of COVID-19-related deaths. This decision – and it appears to have been made consciously – reinforces what we already know about public health officials. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Fact Checkers, Editorialists Resort to Fake News to Push Anti-Gun Propaganda

| June 2, 2020

Fact Checkers, Editorialists Resort to Fake News to Push Anti-Gun Propaganda As we saw last week with Twitter presuming to fact-check an opinion expressed by President Trump, the legacy media – now in collaboration with tech platforms that constitute the modern public square – still pathetically cling to the idea that they are perceived as a […]

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Lawsuits Begin Over Trudeau’s “Assault Weapon” Ban

| June 2, 2020

Lawsuits Begin Over Trudeau’s “Assault Weapon” Ban As we informed our readers earlier, Justin Trudeau, the Canadian Prime Minister, took advantage of the suspension of Parliament to declare a ban on what he described as “military grade assault weapons.” The implementing regulations (“Orders in Council”) apply to over 1,500 models and “variants” of guns that have […]

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California: Senate Appropriations Committee Hearing Cancelled

| June 1, 2020

California: Senate Appropriations Committee Hearing Cancelled The Senate Appropriations Committee has cancelled today’s hearing.  We will keep you informed when a new hearing date is announced.  At this time, the Assembly Appropriations Committee is still scheduled to meet this week.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Louisiana: Important Second Amendment Legislation up for Vote in Both Chambers Today!

| June 1, 2020

Louisiana: Important Second Amendment Legislation up for Vote in Both Chambers Today! Law-abiding gun owners are on the cusp of having a single, statewide standard on firearms ordinances across Louisiana.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert! Mediation "Fruitless" in 18-21 year old Gun Purchase Lawsuit Fight

| May 31, 2020

Florida Alert! Mediation "Fruitless" in 18-21 year old Gun Purchase Lawsuit Fight The National Rifle Association and Florida officials are asking a federal judge to drop court-ordered mediation in a lawsuit challenging a 2018 state law that prevents people under age 21 from purchasing firearms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Appropriations Committees to Hear Bills Next Week!

| May 29, 2020

California: Appropriations Committees to Hear Bills Next Week! Next week, both the Senate and Assembly Appropriations Committees will be meeting to consider firearm related bills.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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S. Everett Homeowner Shoots Intruder Inside Home

| May 29, 2020

S. Everett Homeowner Shoots Intruder Inside Home At about 4:50 a.m. this morning, officers were dispatched to the 1600 block of 126th St SE when a homeowner reported shooting someone inside his residence. Arriving officers found an injured male inside the residence and immediately provided emergency first aid. Everett Fire also assisted with aid until […]

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Louisiana: Senate Committee Passes Multiple Pro-Gun Bills

| May 28, 2020

Louisiana: Senate Committee Passes Multiple Pro-Gun Bills Today, the Senate Judiciary C Committee passed four pro-gun bills, which will now head to the full Senate for consideration.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Iowa: Legislature to Reconvene, Range Protection & Preemption Bill Still In Senate

| May 28, 2020

Iowa: Legislature to Reconvene, Range Protection & Preemption Bill Still In Senate On June 3rd, the Iowa Legislature is scheduled to reconvene. Before the COVID-19 crisis forced the suspension of the 2020 legislative session, the House passed important legislation to protect shooting ranges from being shut down by unreasonable local ordinances and ensure that Second […]

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Mississippi Legislature Reconvenes: Urge Your Senators To Take Action on State Firearms Preemption Improvement Bill

| May 27, 2020

Mississippi Legislature Reconvenes: Urge Your Senators To Take Action on State Firearms Preemption Improvement Bill Back in March, before the legislative session was suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mississippi House of Representatives had passed House Bill 1215, sponsored by Rep. Shane Barnett (R-Greene, Perry & Wayne Cos), by a vote of 81-36.  The Legislature reconvened […]

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Ohio: School Security Legislation to be Considered this Afternoon in Senate Committee

| May 27, 2020

Ohio: School Security Legislation to be Considered this Afternoon in Senate Committee Later this afternoon, important school security measure Senate Bill 317 is scheduled to be considered in the Senate Government Oversight and Reform Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Man Shoots, Kills Home Intruder who was Attacking his Wife, Police Say

| May 27, 2020

Florida Man Shoots, Kills Home Intruder who was Attacking his Wife, Police Say A Florida man in his 70s fatally shot a home intruder who busted through the glass front door and began attacking his wife on Tuesday, investigators said. Deputies arrived at the Panama City home around 6:05 a.m. and found 31-year-old Nathan Jerrell […]

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