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Hawaii: Your Help Needed to Defeat Gun Registration Bill to be Heard Tomorrow

| March 18, 2013

Hawaii: Your Help Needed to Defeat Gun Registration Bill to be Heard Tomorrow Senate Bill 69 passed in the House Public Safety Committee last Thursday by a 6 to 1 vote, and will be heard by the House Judiciary Committee TOMORROW, March 19 at 2:00 p.m. in House Conference Room 325 at the state Capitol.  Introduced by state Senators Will Espero (D-19), Rosalyn Baker (D-6), Brickwood Galuteria (D-12) and Josh […]

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Iowa Gun Confidentiality Protection Bill Receives Overwhelming Approval in the House

| March 18, 2013

Iowa Gun Confidentiality Protection Bill Receives Overwhelming Approval in the House House File 535, an NRA-backed bill prohibiting the publication of the names and addresses of individuals possessing permits to acquire and carry firearms, was sent to the state House floor for final approval last week.  HF 535 passed by an overwhelming 95 to 3 vote today.  Introduced […]

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House Bill 77 Dies on Senate Floor as New Mexico Legislature Adjourns its 2013 Session

| March 18, 2013

House Bill 77 Dies on Senate Floor as New Mexico Legislature Adjourns its 2013 Session House Bill 77, state Representative Miguel Garcia’s (D- Bernalillo) legislation that would have criminalized non-dealer firearm transfers at gun shows in New Mexico and taken the first step towards a universal ban on private gun sales, failed to receive final […]

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Gun control advocates take aim at Wyoming laws

| March 18, 2013

Gun control advocates take aim at Wyoming laws Some of the nation's most outspoken gun-control advocates are calling on Wyoming and a handful of other states to submit more names to the National Instant Background Check System. View full story

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State pushes new gun show regs

| March 18, 2013

An agreement has been reached with gun show operators across New York state intended to ensure background checks are completed among buyers, the state's attorney general announced Thursday. View full story

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Charlie Blackmore, Wisconsin Marine Corps Veteran, Draws Gun On Suspect In Beating (VIDEO)

Charlie Blackmore, Wisconsin Marine Corps Veteran, Draws Gun On Suspect In Beating (VIDEO)

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marine Corps veteran Charlie Blackmore stopped a beating by drawing his concealed carry weapon on a suspect Tuesday. A Marine Corps veteran with a concealed carry permit stopped a suspect in a brutal beating in West Allis, Wis., on Tuesday morning when he drew his gun and called the police. Charlie Blackmore, Jr. told Wisconsin […]

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O'Fallon bill takes aim at gun control

| March 18, 2013

O'Fallon bill takes aim at gun control The national debate over gun control has made its way to the O'Fallon City Council. View full story

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20130316_Fox_News_Hannity_Sheriff_Donald_Smith – YouTube

| March 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

20130316_Fox_News_Hannity_Sheriff_Donald_Smith – YouTube.

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Colo. sheriff refuses to enforce gun-control bills

| March 17, 2013

Colo. sheriff refuses to enforce gun-control bills GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado sheriff says he won't enforce two aggressive gun-control measures waiting to be signed into law by Gov. John Hickenlooper. View full story

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Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado Is Poised to Sign Tough Gun Laws

| March 17, 2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado Is Poised to Sign Tough Gun Laws Eight months after the Aurora, Colo., shooting rampage, Gov. John W. Hickenlooper is poised to sign some of the toughest new gun-control laws in the nation. View full story

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Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado Is Poised to Sign Tough Gun Laws

| March 17, 2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado Is Poised to Sign Tough Gun Laws Eight months after the Aurora, Colo, shooting rampage, Gov. John W. Hickenlooper is poised to sign some of the toughest new gun-control laws in the nation. View full story

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Indiana: Pro-Hunting Reform Bill Advances Out of Senate Committee

| March 17, 2013

Indiana: Pro-Hunting Reform Bill Advances Out of Senate Committee Today, the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee unanimously passed House Bill 1563, legislation that would repeal Indiana’s current prohibition on the use of a suppressor while hunting.  In addition to this pro-hunting provision, an amendment was introduced in committee by state Senator Jim Tomes (R-49) that would strengthen […]

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Georgia: Little Time Left to Pass NRA-Backed Pro-Gun Legislation

| March 17, 2013

Georgia: Little Time Left to Pass NRA-Backed Pro-Gun Legislation The final day of the 2013 Georgia legislative session is scheduled for Thursday, March 28.  With this deadline quickly approaching, there is very little time left for NRA-backed Senate Bill 101 to pass in the state House and be sent to Governor Nathan Deal (R) for his signature. View full story […]

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Indiana: Pro-Hunting Reform Bill Advances Out of Senate Committee

| March 17, 2013

Indiana: Pro-Hunting Reform Bill Advances Out of Senate Committee Today, the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee unanimously passed House Bill 1563, legislation that would repeal Indiana’s current prohibition on the use of a suppressor while hunting.  In addition to this pro-hunting provision, an amendment was introduced in committee by state Senator Jim Tomes (R-49) that would strengthen […]

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Colorado: Governor Could Sign Anti-Gun Bills Any Day, Contact Him NOW

| March 17, 2013

Colorado: Governor Could Sign Anti-Gun Bills Any Day, Contact Him NOW Governor John Hickenlooper is the absolute last chance to stop anti-gun bills from becoming law in Colorado! Governor John Hickenlooper (D) has the power to veto three extreme anti-gun bills that are expected to be signed into law this week.  Governor Hickenlooper needs to hear […]

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LATEST NEWS

| March 17, 2013

LATEST NEWS In Connecticut, where crowds flock to the state Capitol almost daily to battle over gun control, even an unscientific local newspaper poll can be seen as an opportunity to corner the debate. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| March 16, 2013

LATEST NEWS In Connecticut, where crowds flock to the state Capitol almost daily to battle over gun control, even an unscientific local newspaper poll can be seen as an opportunity to corner the debate. View full story

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Garland: Rush to gun control producing bad laws

| March 16, 2013

Garland: Rush to gun control producing bad laws In an emotional plea for more stringent gun control laws made during his recent State of the Union address, President Obama advocated a series of supposedly "common-sense" proposals and restrictions. View full story

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R.I.'s gun-control laws rated 8th most stringent in nation

| March 16, 2013

R.I.'s gun-control laws rated 8th most stringent in nation R.I.'s gun-control laws rated 8th most stringent in nation View full story

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Shawn Vestal: The only good laws are popular laws – Sat, 16 Mar 2013 PST

| March 16, 2013

Shawn Vestal: The only good laws are popular laws – Sat, 16 Mar 2013 PST If there’s anyone who understands the limits of gun control – who really gets how ineffective any and all gun laws are – it’s Rep. Matt Shea. Gun laws are totally ineffective because only law-abiding people follow them, says Shea, […]

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