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California: Wanted: Sunnyvale Residents Interested in Joining NRA Lawsuit Challenging Magazine Ban

| October 29, 2013

California: Wanted: Sunnyvale Residents Interested in Joining NRA Lawsuit Challenging Magazine Ban On November 5, residents of Sunnyvale will vote on a measure that would ban the possession of so-called “large capacity magazines,” defined as ammunition feeding devices capable of holding more than ten rounds.  The NRA has been closely monitoring the escalating situation in […]

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Florida Alert: Leon County Commissioners Considering Gun Control

| October 29, 2013

Florida Alert: Leon County Commissioners Considering Gun Control As reported by the Tallahassee Democrat, uber-liberal Commissioner, Mary Ann Lindley, is leading the Leon County Commission in an effort to have Leon County Commissioners join liberal anti-gun south Florida counties in imposing gun control restrictions on their citizens. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: High School that Banned NRA T-Shirt Backs Down

| October 29, 2013

California: High School that Banned NRA T-Shirt Backs Down On September 19, school officials at Canyon High School in Orange California forced 16 year old student Haley Bullwinkle to remove her NRA t-shirt because school officials found her shirt promoted gun violence and violated the school’s dress code. The shirt depicted a deer, an American […]

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Married couple fights off violent burglars, The Selma Times-Journal, Selma, Ala. 10/29/13

| October 29, 2013

Married couple fights off violent burglars, The Selma Times-Journal, Selma, Ala. 10/29/13 A married couple was returning to their home in Selmont, Ala. when they happened upon a pair of burglars. Upon being discovered, one of the burglars attacked the husband. The husband responded by drawing a pistol and shooting the attacker, killing him and […]

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Senators bicker over state stand your ground laws

| October 29, 2013

Senators bicker over state stand your ground laws WASHINGTON (AP) — Trayvon Martin's mother told a panel of senators Tuesday that state "stand your ground" self-defense laws do not work and must be amended, reviving the politically charged gun control issue a year ahead of the 2014 midterm elections. View full story

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Senators Squabble Over Stand Your Ground Laws

| October 29, 2013

Senators Squabble Over Stand Your Ground Laws WASHINGTON (AP) — Trayvon Martin's mother told a panel of senators Tuesday that state stand your ground self-defense laws do not work and must be amended, reviving the politically charged gun control issue a year ahead of the 2014 midterm elections. View full story

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Pizza delivery driver fells robber, The Observer & Eccentric, Detroit, Mich. 10/25/13

| October 28, 2013

Pizza delivery driver fells robber, The Observer & Eccentric, Detroit, Mich. 10/25/13 A pizza delivery driver for restaurant Hungry Howie’s was working his shift in Redford, Mich. when a group of men attempted to rob him. As the delivery driver was confronted by a member of the group, he drew a gun and fired at […]

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Electronic filing of ammunition sales logs with LAPD proposed

| October 28, 2013

Electronic filing of ammunition sales logs with LAPD proposed A pilot program requiring the sellers of ammunition to send the Los Angeles Police Department electronic reports of all sales is being launched in the hopes of taking the program citywide.Currently, stores that sell ammunition are required to keep logs, though they are printed, and it […]

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Mississippi: Department of Public Safety drops $6 photo fee on concealed-carry gun permit

| October 28, 2013

Mississippi: Department of Public Safety drops $6 photo fee on concealed-carry gun permit The Mississippi Department of Public Safety on Monday dropped the $6 photo fee it tacked onto the charge for a concealed carry gun permit starting July 1, and it’s working to refund the money to anyone who has already paid it, spokesman […]

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Lott: In defense of stand your ground laws

| October 28, 2013

Lott: In defense of stand your ground laws As Sen. Dick Durbin’s (D-Ill.) Judiciary subcommittee hears testimony on “stand your ground” laws Tuesday, charges of racial discrimination will be the central focus. Two black women, one of them Trayvon Martin’s mom, are expected to testify about losing their sons to gunshots by white or Hispanic […]

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California: Mayor Bloomberg Pushing Radical Gun Control Measures in California Cities and Counties – Your NRA Will Fight Back

| October 28, 2013

California: Mayor Bloomberg Pushing Radical Gun Control Measures in California Cities and Counties – Your NRA Will Fight Back Throughout the State of California local cities and counties are being solicited to adopt radical gun control measures by the billionaire, social-engineer Mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg.  We are already seeing the effects of […]

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Oregon: St. Helen’s School Board Passes Important School Safety Measure

| October 28, 2013

Oregon: St. Helen’s School Board Passes Important School Safety Measure Last week, the St. Helen’s School District School Board voted 4-1 in favor of reversing the ban on teachers and staff members carrying firearms on school grounds.  Now, teachers and staff members who have a valid concealed handgun license, may possess and carry a firearm […]

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Mississippi: AG Opinion States DPS May Not Charge Additional Carry Permit Photo Processing Free Without Legislative Approval

| October 28, 2013

Mississippi: AG Opinion States DPS May Not Charge Additional Carry Permit Photo Processing Free Without Legislative Approval During a contentious budget hearing last month, Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves (R) publicly questioned whether the Mississippi Department of Public Safety (“DPS”) had the authority to raise carry permit and other license fees without legislative approval.  DPS had imposed a $6.00 […]

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Country divided over need for stricter gun control: poll

| October 28, 2013

Country divided over need for stricter gun control: poll The call for stricter gun control has waned since the Newtown, Conn., school shooting at the end of 2012, a Gallup poll released Friday found . In the days following the school shooting, which killed 20 children and six staff members, 58 percent of those polled […]

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Demolishing guns and common sense

| October 27, 2013

Demolishing guns and common sense In the course of their duties, Chicago police come into possession of all sorts of contraband: jewelry, video games, bicycles, cars. They sell the stuff through online auctions that are open to the public. They also confiscate some 10,000 firearms each year, with an estimated value of $2 million. They […]

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California: Firearms on ballot in suburb

| October 27, 2013

California: Firearms on ballot in suburb Sunnyvale voters on Nov. 5 will decide on Measure C, a wide ranging gun control ordinance that cracks down on gun possession and ammunition sales. If it passes, Sunnyvale gun owners would be required to report firearm theft to the police within 48 hours, lock up their guns at […]

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Va. poll: Majority view NRA favorably

| October 27, 2013

Va. poll: Majority view NRA favorably A majority of Virginians view the National Rifle Association favorably, according to a poll conducted for the gun lobby.The October survey, shared with POLITICO, asked 800 likely voters in the governor’s race if they generally agree with the goals and objectives of the NRA. View full story Originally posted […]

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Rally Held At State Capitol To Change Gun Laws Nationwide

| October 26, 2013

Rally Held At State Capitol To Change Gun Laws Nationwide Colorado recently passed controversial new gun control laws and now the state is being used as a model to change gun laws nationwide. View full story

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 42 10/25/2013

| October 26, 2013

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 42 10/25/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 42 10/25/2013

| October 26, 2013

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 42 10/25/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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