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Trial unlikely in University of Wyoming gun ban lawsuit

| November 29, 2018

Trial unlikely in University of Wyoming gun ban lawsuit Both sides in a lawsuit over whether the University of Wyoming can restrict gun rights are leaving the decision up to a judge rather than going to a jury. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Guns Save Lives— Armed Citizens Thwart Active Shooters 94% of the Time

| November 28, 2018

Guns Save Lives— Armed Citizens Thwart Active Shooters 94% of the Time It’s a testimonial as to why “gun control” should mean hitting your target. While a study shows that 98 percent of mass shootings occur in “gun free” zones, a more recent study indicates how these events can be thwarted: by armed citizens. In fact, it […]

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Cindy Hyde-Smith wins Mississippi Senate runoff

| November 28, 2018

Cindy Hyde-Smith wins Mississippi Senate runoff Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith emerged victorious Tuesday night in the Mississippi Senate runoff, easily fending off Democrat Mike Espy in the deeply conservative Magnolia State. With 97 percent of the vote counted, Ms. Hyde-Smith led Mr. Espy by almost 8 percentage points, getting 53.9 percent of the vote to 46.1 […]

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Trump rallies for Senate candidate after controversy in Mississippi

| November 27, 2018

Trump rallies for Senate candidate after controversy in Mississippi President Trump was back on the campaign trail Monday, stumping in Mississippi for Cindy Hyde-Smith, who is facing Mike Espy in a racially charged runoff for a US Senate seat. The election is Tuesday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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GOP’s Hyde-Smith pledges conservative values

| November 27, 2018

GOP’s Hyde-Smith pledges conservative values Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is telling voters in Mississippi that if they back her in Tuesday’s election, she’ll continue to stand up for the conservative values of the state. Mississippi is preparing for a U.S. Senate runoff between Hyde-Smith and Democrat Mike Espy. She says a vote for her is […]

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Dem wants to scrutinize social media accounts for gun-license applicants

| November 26, 2018

Dem wants to scrutinize social media accounts for gun-license applicants Be careful what you tweet, if you hope to someday lawfully own a firearm in New York state. A Democratic state lawmaker from Brooklyn has submitted a bill calling for all gun-license applicants to let the government review their social media posts going back three years […]

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North Georgia Republican files bill to allow permitless carry of guns

| November 26, 2018

North Georgia Republican files bill to allow permitless carry of guns A North Georgia Republican is getting a head start on what could be flurry of proposals to expand access to guns. State Rep. Matt Gurtler, R-Tiger, filed legislation to let anyone who is legally allowed to own a gun carry it without paying for a […]

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Governor-elect Brian Kemp talks top priorities once he takes office

| November 26, 2018

Governor-elect Brian Kemp talks top priorities once he takes office Channel 2 Action News is talking one-on-one with Georgia Governor-elect Brian Kemp about his top priorities once he takes office in January. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Black Friday brings spike in gun sales

| November 26, 2018

Black Friday brings spike in gun sales Black Friday is known for its deals on phones, TVs, and computers. But people we talked to were shelling out the big bucks for some guns. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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N.Y. bill would require social media, search history review for gun license

| November 26, 2018

N.Y. bill would require social media, search history review for gun license A state lawmaker is proposing a change to New York’s gun laws to allow authorities to search social media for potential red flags before approving a handgun license. State Senator Kevin Parker’s bill would mandate that applicants provide investigators with their Facebook, Snapchat, […]

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West Virginia becomes 7th state to offer free NRA hunter ed course

| November 21, 2018

West Virginia becomes 7th state to offer free NRA hunter ed course The National Rifle Association and the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources have partnered to help remove the cost of hunter education in the state. The gun rights group announced Tuesday that West Virginia is the seventh state to accept the NRA’s free online […]

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Detroit City Council passes ‘Bullet Bill’ resolution

| November 21, 2018

Detroit City Council passes ‘Bullet Bill’ resolution The Detroit City Council approved a “Bullet Bill” gun control resolution Wednesday with a unanimous vote. The resolution limits ammunition amounts that can be bought while requiring a mental health background check on buyers of ammo in Wayne County. Commissioner Reggie Reg Davis of the 6th district spearheaded […]

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Proposed state law would require NY pistol owners open up social media and online searches

| November 21, 2018

Proposed state law would require NY pistol owners open up social media and online searches New Yorkers applying for handgun licenses or renewing existing licenses could potentially have to submit to a state review of their social media histories and internet searches under a proposed new state law. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Anti-gun Democrat Congressman Invokes Nuclear Option Against Resistors of Firearm Confiscation

| November 21, 2018

Anti-gun Democrat Congressman Invokes Nuclear Option Against Resistors of Firearm Confiscation Well, it’s almost Thanksgiving, and nothing gets you into the holiday spirit like a U.S. Congressman who raises the specter of unleashing a nuclear attack against fellow Americans to demonstrate just how darned committed he is to mass firearm confiscation. For those looking for […]

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California: CA DOJ Issues Consumer Alert Regarding Use of Non-REAL IDs for Firearm Purchases

| November 20, 2018

California: CA DOJ Issues Consumer Alert Regarding Use of Non-REAL IDs for Firearm Purchases Today, Tuesday, November 20, Attorney General Becerra issued a consumer alert regarding the Use of “Federal Limits Apply” Driver Licenses and IDs to purchase firearms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oxnard: Public Hearing on Urgency Moratorium Would Ban New Stores From Selling Firearms and Ammunition

| November 20, 2018

Oxnard: Public Hearing on Urgency Moratorium Would Ban New Stores From Selling Firearms and Ammunition On Tuesday, November 27th, the Oxnard City Council will hold a public hearing to consider an interim “urgency” ordinance which would impose a “temporary” moratorium prohibiting any new retail firearm and ammunition businesses from opening in the City. View full […]

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NRA, Second Amendment Foundation suing WA over I-1639

| November 20, 2018

NRA, Second Amendment Foundation suing WA over I-1639 On the same day that the National Rifle Association and Second Amendment Foundation announced they would be challenging Washington state gun measure I-1639 in a federal court, U.S. Marine Lt. Col. Oliver North, NRA president and former host of Fox News’ “War Stories with Oliver North,” told […]

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‘You can’t run from your roots.’ Kemp sticks to conservative approach

| November 20, 2018

‘You can’t run from your roots.’ Kemp sticks to conservative approach Gov.-elect Brian Kemp emerged from his narrow victory resolved to pursue the conservative campaign promises that helped energize Republicans to secure him a record number of gubernatorial votes, even if that means wading deep into divisive social debates. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kent State ‘gun girl,’ campus carry advocate group host gun rights talk

| November 20, 2018

Kent State ‘gun girl,’ campus carry advocate group host gun rights talk The so-called “Kent State gun girl” appeared Monday night at “Let’s Talk Gun Rights,” an event that drew about 50 people to the Kiva Auditorium on the Kent State University campus. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Overly broad gun-control measures are not the answer to mass shootings

| November 19, 2018

Overly broad gun-control measures are not the answer to mass shootings If we’re truly serious, however, about reducing gun-violence rates and increasing personal safety, we must ensure that policy decisions are made with an eye toward facts and reality, not panic and outrage. The facts tell us that most commonly proposed gun-control measures are already […]

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