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Americans for Responsible Solutions Claims NFA Isn’t Burdensome

| September 1, 2017

Americans for Responsible Solutions Claims NFA Isn’t Burdensome Earlier this week, gun control group Americans for Responsible Solutions continued their confused campaign against the Hearing Protection Act (S. 59 and H.R. 367) with a new line of attack. This vital legislation would remove firearm suppressors from regulation under the National Firearms Act, which requires suppressor […]

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Disaffected Gun Control Activist Exposes Bloomberg’s “Top-down Bureaucracy”

| September 1, 2017

Disaffected Gun Control Activist Exposes Bloomberg’s “Top-down Bureaucracy” In a post titled, “As a Gun Violence Survivor, I Feel Betrayed by Everytown,” former Everytown and Moms Demand Action member Kate Ranta shed some much-needed light on Bloomberg’s bureaucratic operation. Despite Everytown portraying itself as a grassroots movement, Ranta explained that this representation is a façade, […]

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“Social Justice Collective” Calls for Four-Year Universities to Ban Veterans, Cites NRA Ties

| September 1, 2017

“Social Justice Collective” Calls for Four-Year Universities to Ban Veterans, Cites NRA Ties It’s admittedly getting more and more difficult to separate fact from fiction these days, especially when it comes to the increasingly bizarre world of anti-gun social justice crusaders. But it is apparently true that a publication recently appeared on the campus of […]

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Armed Robbery Suspect Shot near Trussville City Limits

| September 1, 2017

Armed Robbery Suspect Shot near Trussville City Limits Birmingham police are awaiting the recovery and release of a man from a local hospital before charging him with armed robbery. The man was shot in both legs by a person he had robbed at gunpoint. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Burglar in serious condition, shot by homeowner

| September 1, 2017

Burglar in serious condition, shot by homeowner “I jumped out the car, walked up to the front door, and I hear somebody jumping out of the window,” said Thornton. An armed burglar was caught in the act. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Homeowner near 80th and Harney reports shooting intruder

| September 1, 2017

Homeowner near 80th and Harney reports shooting intruder Tuesday morning, Renard LeBron returned to his home near 80th and Harney Streets to find a man on the second floor, wielding a baseball bat. LeBron, 60, suffered bruises near his eyes and a knot on his forehead, but was able to defend himself as the man […]

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In California, Confiscation Is No Longer A Threat. It’s The Law.

| August 31, 2017

In California, Confiscation Is No Longer A Threat. It’s The Law. One federal judge is all that stands between California gun owners and the unprecedented confiscation by the state of millions of dollars of legally purchased property. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Armed suspects rob pub full of police officers attending party

| August 31, 2017

Armed suspects rob pub full of police officers attending party Two men who police said robbed a pub in Woodlawn may not have expected it to be full of police officers. Baltimore County police have two suspects in custody who they said robbed a pub Tuesday night at gunpoint. View full story Originally posted at […]

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Would-be mugger surprised by gun-toting victim

| August 31, 2017

Would-be mugger surprised by gun-toting victim An armed robber targeted a man who had just made a withdrawal from a cash machine, but the victim turned the tables.    View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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This shotgun-wielding Texan has no time for looters

| August 31, 2017

This shotgun-wielding Texan has no time for looters “[I’m] protecting the community where I live,” he says. “I grew up in this area, I’m a former law enforcement officer, so I understand what the law says. If you’re looting, you’re stealing. It’s a violation of Texas law and federal law in the time of a catastrophe…Constitution […]

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Overnight robbery ends in shootout

| August 31, 2017

Overnight robbery ends in shootout Metro Police are searching for a pair of men who tried to rob a convenience store but were confronted by an armed clerk behind the counter. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Time is Running Out to Stop Anti-Gun Bills

| August 30, 2017

California: Time is Running Out to Stop Anti-Gun Bills Several anti-gun bills have been scheduled to be heard in their respective committees and two anti-gun bills could be heard on the Senate floor at any time. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Self-defense rights get boost, but still under attack

| August 30, 2017

Self-defense rights get boost, but still under attack Defenders of the Second Amendment rejoiced when Donald Trump, who has been outspoken in his support of gun rights, defeated the decidedly anti-gun Hillary Clinton and marked the end of the equally gun-hostile Obama administration. But there are still too many restrictions on gun ownership and carry, […]

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L.A. City Council votes to end ban on sales of ‘ultracompact’ guns

| August 30, 2017

L.A. City Council votes to end ban on sales of ‘ultracompact’ guns The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to end a long-standing ban on the sale of “ultracompact” firearms, rolling back the rule in the face of legal threats from gun rights groups. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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KU to host informational sessions in response to questions about concealed carry on campus

| August 30, 2017

KU to host informational sessions in response to questions about concealed carry on campus University of Kansas students returning to campus this fall evidently have some questions about the onset of concealed carry at their school.The KU Office of the Provost, along with other KU entities, has answers, and on Wednesday will host the first […]

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Standing Guard | Sessions Seeks Justice For Victims, Consequences For Criminals

| August 29, 2017

Standing Guard | Sessions Seeks Justice For Victims, Consequences For Criminals Wayne LaPierre discusses Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ new emphasis on prosecuting violent criminals. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: In Response to NRA/CRPA Demands, Los Angeles Repeals Ordinances Prohibiting Sale of “Ultracompact” Firearms and Possession of Standard Capacity Magazines

| August 29, 2017

California: In Response to NRA/CRPA Demands, Los Angeles Repeals Ordinances Prohibiting Sale of “Ultracompact” Firearms and Possession of Standard Capacity Magazines In response to pre-litigation demands from the NRA and CRPA, the Los Angeles City Council has voted to repeal a city ordinance prohibiting the sale or transfer of “ultracompact firearms” in Los Angeles.  The […]

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Wisconsin: Support Mentored Hunting Bills As Written

| August 29, 2017

Wisconsin: Support Mentored Hunting Bills As Written The Wisconsin Assembly Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage Committee will be voting on Assembly Bill 455 during the executive session to be held at 10AM tomorrow, August 30.  AB 455 seeks to build upon the success of the safe and successful mentored hunting program that Wisconsin has had […]

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Attorneys General From 21 States Ask Supreme Court to Hear Suit Against Maryland’s "Assault Weapons" Ban

| August 29, 2017

Attorneys General From 21 States Ask Supreme Court to Hear Suit Against Maryland’s "Assault Weapons" Ban A coalition of 21 state attorneys general filed a brief on Friday urging the Supreme Court to hear a case against Maryland’s assault weapons ban. The attorneys general for Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, […]

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A distorted view of concealed carry

| August 29, 2017

A distorted view of concealed carry Last month former Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police Chief and former Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey offered his view of the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 in the Philadelphia Inquirer. The bill will allow a qualified individual to carry a concealed handgun into or possess a concealed handgun […]

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