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Gun control draws 2,000 to Annapolis

| March 1, 2013

Gun control draws 2,000 to Annapolis Advocates, opponents flock to capital for rally, hearing Maryland's gun-control debate drew several hundred people to Annapolis Friday, hours before a hearing on whether to enact some of the nation's strictest licensing requirements. Lawmakers are prepared for the hearing to last until 1 a.m. View full story

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Pro-gun voices converge

Pro-gun voices converge

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun rights supporters turned out by the thousands on the muddy West Lawn of the Capitol on Thursday to make their opposition heard to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s gun control legislation passed last month. Buses from across the state showed up for the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association’s fifth annual Lobby Day and Rally, […]

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After the roar of gun rally, time to reload on best way to fight tough new law – City & Region – The Buffalo News

After the roar of gun rally, time to reload on best way to fight tough new law – City & Region – The Buffalo News

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

ALBANY – After several thousand protesters ended their chants and stopped the applause for the fiery speeches at a State Capitol park Thursday, a key question for critics of the state’s tough new gun-control law remained: Now what? Some gun rights advocates who gathered here in one of the largest protests in a decade or […]

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Chants of ‘we will not comply’ as 7,000 call to repeal gun law | recordonline.com

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thousands of protesters swarmed in front of the Capitol Thursday, protesting new gun legislation and fighting against what they say are infringements on New Yorkers Second Amendment rights. About 7,000 people slogged through thick mud and light drizzle at West Capitol Park to call for repeal of the NY SAFE Act that passed quickly in […]

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Douglas County commissioners back gun rights

| March 1, 2013

Douglas County commissioners back gun rights Douglas County commissioners went public with their opinion against gun control laws. View full story

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Chants of ‘we will not comply’ as 7,000 call to repeal gun law

| March 1, 2013

Chants of ‘we will not comply’ as 7,000 call to repeal gun law Chants of ‘we will not comply’ as 7,000 call to repeal gun law – Thousands of protesters swarmed in front of the Capitol Thursday, protesting new gun legislation and fighting against what they say are infringements on New Yorkers Second Amendment rights.  […]

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Arizona: Contact Your State Representatives in Support of House Bill 2654

| March 1, 2013

Arizona: Contact Your State Representatives in Support of House Bill 2654 House Bill 2654, introduced by Representative Darin Mitchell (R-13), has been sent to the House Committee of the Whole and will be voted on soon.  Please contact your state representatives and encourage them to support HB 2654 when they have the opportunity to vote on this pro-hunting reform.  […]

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Rally draws thousands, NRA head to Capitol

| March 1, 2013

Rally draws thousands, NRA head to Capitol Rally draws thousands, NRA head to Capitol – Gun rights supporters turned out by the thousands on the muddy West Lawn of the Capitol on Thursday to make their opposition heard to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s gun control legislation passed last month.  Buses from across the state showed up […]

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South Dakota: House Expected to Vote on Right-to-Carry Reform on Monday

| March 1, 2013

South Dakota: House Expected to Vote on Right-to-Carry Reform on Monday On Monday, March 4, Senate Bill 166, introduced by state Senator Larry Rhoden (R-29) and state Representative Gary Cammack (R-29), will be eligible for a final vote in the South Dakota House of Representatives. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Opponents To Cuomo’s Gun Control Legislation Descend On Albany

| March 1, 2013

Opponents To Cuomo’s Gun Control Legislation Descend On Albany Opponents To Cuomo’s Gun Control Legislation Descend On Albany – The third rally to be held in Albany since Governor Andrew Cuomo’s sweeping gun control legislation passed more than a month ago took place Thursday.  Opponents said they’re pushing for a full repeal of a law […]

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Slaying of young boys hastens gun debate in Connecticut

| February 28, 2013

Slaying of young boys hastens gun debate in Connecticut As Connecticut reviews its gun laws, another shooting has taken place in the state involving a woman with a history of mental-health issues. View full story

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Senators delay consideration of gun legislation

| February 28, 2013

Senators delay consideration of gun legislation Senators postponed consideration of legislation limiting gun violence for at least a week Thursday as members of both parties said they wanted more time to review the bills and potentially propose amendments. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Biden advises shooting shotgun through door

| February 28, 2013

Biden advises shooting shotgun through door Vice President Joe Biden told Field & Stream magazine in an interview published Monday, “[if] you want to keep someone away from your house, just fire the shotgun through the door.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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A woman’s right to choose self protection

| February 28, 2013

A woman’s right to choose self protection What should America do about gun violence? That was the Senate Judiciary Committee’s topic for its first hearing of 2013.In my testimony during the hearing, I explained that the ability to arm oneself is even more important for women than it is for men, since guns level the […]

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South Carolina: Critical Self-Defense Reform Delayed in Senate

| February 28, 2013

South Carolina: Critical Self-Defense Reform Delayed in Senate Senate Bill 308, a critical self-defense reform that would remove the prohibition on a Concealed Weapon Permit (CWP) holder carrying a concealed firearm into a restaurant licensed to serve alcohol, remains on the state Senate calendar.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Magazine Ban – Why It’s Ineffective – YouTube

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Magazine Ban – YouTube.

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Georgia: NRA-Backed Bill on the Move

| February 28, 2013

Georgia: NRA-Backed Bill on the Move Yesterday, Senate Bill 101, sponsored by state Senator Frank Ginn (R-47), was passed unanimously by the Senate Judiciary Non-Civil Committee.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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West Virginia: Pro-Gun Bills on the Move in Charleston

| February 28, 2013

West Virginia: Pro-Gun Bills on the Move in Charleston The Mountaineer State has continued its rich tradition of supporting your Second Amendment rights and hunting and shooting traditions through the introduction of multiple pro-gun bills during its 2013 legislative session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Cuomo says new gun law has broad support in NY and is long overdue

| February 28, 2013

ALBANY, N.Y. – Gov. Andrew Cuomo says gun control is controversial, but the law he pushed through in New York has broad support and he believes it will save lives. View full story

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Genesee lawmakers urge repeal of SAFE Act – The Daily News Online: News

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted: Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:00 am | Updated: 9:48 am, Thu Feb 28, 2013. By Scott DeSmit sdesmit@batavianews.com On the eve of what promises to be a massive Second Amendment rights rally in Albany, more than 100 people packed the Genesee County Legislature meeting Wednesday night and vigorously applauded as Genesee became the latest […]

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