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Washington: Bill to Criminalize All Private Firearms Transfers Goes to House Floor

| February 19, 2013

Washington: Bill to Criminalize All Private Firearms Transfers Goes to House Floor Today, House Bill 1588, legislation that could criminalize private sales of firearms and lead to handgun registration, was amended and reported by the House Judiciary Committee by a 7-6 vote.  HB 1588 is now headed to the House Rules Committee before going to the […]

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DHS Supplier Provides Shooting Targets of American Gun Owners Alex Jones’ Infowars: There’s a war on for your mind!

DHS Supplier Provides Shooting Targets of American Gun Owners Alex Jones’ Infowars: There’s a war on for your mind!

| February 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

SC Editor’s note: You’ve got to be effing kidding me…. At the time of this posting letargets.com’s website was not responding. ——————————————— Paul Joseph Watson Infowars.com February 19, 2013   Company produces cardboard cut-outs of “non-traditional threats”: Pregnant women, elderly & children A provider of “realistic” shooting targets to the Department of Homeland Security and […]

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Wyoming: Governor Signs Bill Repealing State Prohibition of Hunting With Suppressors

| February 19, 2013

Wyoming: Governor Signs Bill Repealing State Prohibition of Hunting With Suppressors Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (R) signed into law Senate File 132, legislation introduced by Senator Ogden Driskill (R-01) that allows the use of suppressors for hunting all game in the Cowboy State starting on July 1, 2013.  Thanks to passionate input from gun owners and sportsmen, the Wyoming House of Representatives voted 44 […]

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Wyoming: Governor Signs Bill Repealing State Prohibition of Hunting With Suppressors

| February 19, 2013

Wyoming: Governor Signs Bill Repealing State Prohibition of Hunting With Suppressors Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (R) signed into law Senate File 132, legislation introduced by Senator Ogden Driskill (R-01) that allows the use of suppressors for hunting all game in the Cowboy State starting on July 1, 2013.  Thanks to passionate input from gun owners and sportsmen, the Wyoming House of Representatives voted 44 […]

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LEWISBORO LEDGER: BALL NAMED TOP NEW YORK CONSERVATIVE AGAIN

| February 19, 2013

LEWISBORO LEDGER: BALL NAMED TOP NEW YORK CONSERVATIVE AGAIN By Lewisboro Ledger Staff State Sen. Greg Ball received the “Highest Conservative Rating” award from the New York State Conservative Party on Jan. 28. It was the second year in a row that the honor was bestowed upon Mr. Ball, whose 40th District includes Lewisboro and Katonah. […]

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Minnesota: Senate Judiciary Committee to Begin Gun Control Hearings This Thursday

| February 19, 2013

Minnesota: Senate Judiciary Committee to Begin Gun Control Hearings This Thursday This Thursday, February 21 at noon, the Senate Judiciary Committee will begin hearings in Room 15 of the state Capitol on dangerous anti-gun measures that would infringe on our Right to Keep and Bear Arms.  This committee will also meet from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on […]

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Gun Laws: Colorado Votes To Limit Ammunition

| February 19, 2013

Gun Laws: Colorado Votes To Limit Ammunition Colorado is to introduce a limit on ammunition magazines and insist on background checks for all firearms giving it some of the toughest gun laws in the US. View full story

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Buccaneers Defensive End Da'Quan Bowers Arrested For Allegedly Carrying Gun In New York City Airport

| February 19, 2013

# daquanbowers According to a Queens County District Attorney spokeswoman, Bowers was arrested for carrying a .40 caliber gun in his luggage at LaGuardia Airport this morning. More » View full story

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New Mexico: House Committee to Hear HB 402, New York-Style Gun and Magazine Ban, this Thursday, February 21!

| February 19, 2013

New Mexico: House Committee to Hear HB 402, New York-Style Gun and Magazine Ban, this Thursday, February 21! The House Consumer and Public Affairs Committee will hold a public hearing on House Bill 402 this Thursday, February 21, at 1:30 pm (or upon adjournment of the House) in Room 315 of the State Capitol.  Please attend this hearing and voice your opposition to […]

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West Virginia: Emergency Powers Protection Legislation Heads to House Floor, Multiple Pro-Gun Bills Introduced

| February 19, 2013

West Virginia: Emergency Powers Protection Legislation Heads to House Floor, Multiple Pro-Gun Bills Introduced Today, NRA-supported House Bill 2471, sponsored by House Speaker Rick Thompson (D-19), was reported with a substitute by the House Judiciary Committee by a unanimous voice vote. HB 2471 seeks to prohibit the restriction of the lawful possession, use, carrying, transfer, […]

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Connecticut: State Lawmakers Seek to Mandate Discriminatory Liability Insurance for Firearms Owners

| February 19, 2013

Connecticut: State Lawmakers Seek to Mandate Discriminatory Liability Insurance for Firearms Owners Anti-gun lawmakers on the Insurance and Real Estate Committee voted to draft a bill on February 14 to mandate liability insurance for firearms owners. While no specific language has been offered yet, a public hearing could come as early this week. View full story […]

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Tuesday gun rally scheduled in Lockport

| February 19, 2013

Gun-rights advocates in Niagara County are scheduled to gather in Lockport today to protest New York's passage of the Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement, or SAFE, Act. View full story

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Bill in NY Would Require All Gun Owners to Maintain $1 Million Liability Insurance Policy

Bill in NY Would Require All Gun Owners to Maintain $1 Million Liability Insurance Policy

| February 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bill in NY Would Require All Gun Owners to Maintain $1 Million Liability Insurance Policy via Bill in NY Would Require All Gun Owners to Maintain $1 Million Liability Insurance Policy.

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Gun Control Supporters Rally Outside Capitol

| February 18, 2013

Gun Control Supporters Rally Outside Capitol Supporters of stricter gun control laws rallied Monday afternoon at the Minnesota State Capitol, urging the Minnesota legislature to pass all the bills that are before them. View full story

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Woman saves sister from robbery and assault, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, Mo. 02/10/13

| February 18, 2013

Woman saves sister from robbery and assault, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, Mo. 02/10/13 Sisters Debi Keeney and Donna Carlyle were at home in Highland, Mo. when a man forced his way inside the apartment as Keeney returned from smoking a cigarette outside. The criminal then threw Carlyle to the floor and began choking […]

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Obama’s real gun control aim

| February 18, 2013

Obama’s real gun control aim Chicago is a dangerous town, but gun control hasn’t made it better. The city forbids the law abiding from having guns, leaving the bad guys to rule the streets. The result is one of the highest murder rates in the country. President Obama’s plan isn’t to reverse from a failed […]

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Colorado: House Passes Most Sweeping Anti-Gun Legislation in Recent History

| February 18, 2013

Colorado: House Passes Most Sweeping Anti-Gun Legislation in Recent History In the face of tens of thousands of gun owners, sportsmen and shooting enthusiasts, anti-gun zealots leading the rights-infringing charge in Denver passed a package of anti-gun bills in the state House seeking to undermine the Second Amendment in Colorado. View full story Originally posted […]

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Slate creates interactive crowdsourcing project to track gun-related deaths

| February 18, 2013

Slate creates interactive crowdsourcing project to track gun-related deaths More than 1,600 people have died from gun-related violence since last December, when a mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school refocused public attention on the issue. By using interactive, crowd sourced data; Slate Magazine  is tracking and mapping the name, age, gender, date and location […]

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Measures target federal gun control

| February 18, 2013

Measures target federal gun control West Virginia delegates and senators alike have introduced bills aimed at limiting the impact of any extra federal gun control measures. Advocates for stricter gun laws have cried out for more control following the December killing of 26 children an… View full story

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No plans for a gun buyback in Newport News

| February 17, 2013

No plans for a gun buyback in Newport News — Newport News police are continuing to work to get guns off the streets to help reduce violent crime in the city, where homicides saw an uptick in 2012 and two shooting deaths were already reported this year. View full story

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