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Virginia: Loudoun County to Consider Amending Firearm Discharge Ordinance

| December 3, 2018

Virginia: Loudoun County to Consider Amending Firearm Discharge Ordinance On December 4th, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will consider amending the firearm discharge ordinance and it could contain vague language that would negatively affect recreational shooting and hunting opportunities.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: As Boulder semi-auto ban looms, authorities have certified 85 firearms

| December 3, 2018

Colorado: As Boulder semi-auto ban looms, authorities have certified 85 firearms Boulder police have certified 85 assault weapons to residents with less than a month to go before all such firearms will need to be verified or removed from the city. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New California tax on semi-automatic guns proposed by lawmaker

| December 3, 2018

New California tax on semi-automatic guns proposed by lawmaker A California lawmaker will push for a new tax on sales of semi-automatic firearms, with the proceeds going to support community violence prevention programs. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun control in New York: Four ways laws could change

| December 3, 2018

Gun control in New York: Four ways laws could change New York lawmakers could be poised to pass new gun-control measures come January, six years after the SAFE Act expanded the state’s ban on assault-style firearms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Considers Removing All Hunting Gear From Stores

| December 3, 2018

Dick’s Sporting Goods Considers Removing All Hunting Gear From Stores In February, Dick’s Sporting Goods made the decision to stop selling assault-style rifles amid the fight toward tougher gun laws after the Parkland shooting that left 17 dead. The company is now considering removing hunting gear as well. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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London murders back below New York levels, but set for highest rate in a decade

| December 3, 2018

London murders back below New York levels, but set for highest rate in a decade The number of murders in London has fallen below that of New York City but could still hit a 10-year high if it continues at the current pace, police data analysed by Reuters shows. Provisional figures for February and March […]

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Ohio: Senate Committee to Consider Multiple Pro-Gun Bills this Week

| December 2, 2018

Ohio: Senate Committee to Consider Multiple Pro-Gun Bills this Week As previously reported, the Senate Government Oversight and Reform Committee is scheduled to hear sponsor and proponent testimony for House Bill 228 on Monday, December 3, at 10:00am.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Engineering Professor Shares Thoughts on Constitutional Law, Calls for Handgun Ban

| November 30, 2018

Engineering Professor Shares Thoughts on Constitutional Law, Calls for Handgun Ban In a recent piece for the Bangor Daily News ironically titled, “Why banning handguns makes sense,” Associate University of Maine Electrical Engineering Professor George Elliott struggled to argue why the tools of self-defense have no place in civilized society and are unworthy of constitutional […]

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Retired Anti-Gun Justice Reveals Attempts to Thwart Landmark Heller Decision

| November 30, 2018

Retired Anti-Gun Justice Reveals Attempts to Thwart Landmark Heller Decision Few Supreme Court justices have been as avowedly opposed to the Second Amendment as John Paul Stevens, who retired from the high court in June 2010. Stevens wrote a lengthy dissent to the landmark decision of District of Columbia v. Heller and to its follow-up, McDonald v. Chicago. […]

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Anti-Gun Researchers Undermine the Anti-Gun Narrative

| November 30, 2018

Anti-Gun Researchers Undermine the Anti-Gun Narrative We have good news from a joint effort between the Violence Prevention Research Program at the UC Davis School of Medicine and the Center for Gun Policy and Research at the Johns Hopkins University.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dick’s Sporting Goods looking into removing all hunting gear from its stores

| November 30, 2018

Dick’s Sporting Goods looking into removing all hunting gear from its stores Dick’s Sporting Goods is contemplating removing all hunting gear from its stores, company CEO Edward Stack said in a Nov. 28 conference call. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Sales Continue to Decline After New Gun Rules

| November 30, 2018

Dick’s Sporting Goods Sales Continue to Decline After New Gun Rules Dick’s Sportings Goods sales continued to decline last quarter in the wake of their new restrictions on gun purchases. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Sales Hit by Tougher Stance on Guns

| November 30, 2018

Dick’s Sporting Goods Sales Hit by Tougher Stance on Guns Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. is paying a price for its decision earlier this year to stop selling guns to people under 21 as sales continued to sag in its latest quarter. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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When Governments Restrict Guns, People Make Their Own By the Millions

| November 30, 2018

When Governments Restrict Guns, People Make Their Own By the Millions Around the world, governments attempt to limit subjects’ legal access to weapons—ostensibly to keep the peace, but in reality often done to minimize challenges to government power. And, around the world, those subjects defy such restrictions, often going so far as to manufacture weapons […]

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Tougher gun laws among new Nevada governor’s top priorities

| November 30, 2018

Tougher gun laws among new Nevada governor’s top priorities Nevada Gov.-elect Steve Sisolak, who will be the first Democrat in the post in two decades, said tougher gun laws are among his top priorities as he takes office in January. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ohio: Senate Committee to Consider Self-Defense Legislation Next Week

| November 29, 2018

Ohio: Senate Committee to Consider Self-Defense Legislation Next Week On Monday, December 3 at 10:00am, the Senate Government Oversight and Reform Committee is scheduled to hear sponsor and proponent testimony for House Bill 228.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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D.C.: Gun control bill heads to city council vote

| November 29, 2018

D.C.: Gun control bill heads to city council vote The measure also includes a bump stock ban and increases penalties for possessing magazine clips that hold over 10 rounds of ammunition. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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David Hogg calls for federal tax on gun sales

| November 29, 2018

David Hogg calls for federal tax on gun sales David Hogg now wants to raise your taxes. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun Control and a Doctor’s ‘Lane’

| November 29, 2018

Gun Control and a Doctor’s ‘Lane’ I believe a physician may indulge her or his First Amendment rights to decry the Second Amendment or to express an opinion on limiting gun ownership, but let’s face it, when it comes to gun policy, we doctors are not experts. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New York: Reveal your passwords? Gun bill threatens more than 2nd Amendment

| November 29, 2018

New York: Reveal your passwords? Gun bill threatens more than 2nd Amendment Do the math and you can understand why Andrew Cuomo and most members of the State Legislate easily won re-election despite perpetrating a public fraud like the SAFE Act. Because most people don’t own guns and know relatively little about firearms, politicians are […]

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