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Colorado: Castle Rock apartment’s controversial policy banning firearms is thrown out

| August 7, 2013

Colorado: Castle Rock apartment’s controversial policy banning firearms is thrown out A controversial gun policy at an apartment complex for seniors has been thrown out after a 9Wants to Know report.The Douglas County Housing Partnership, a multi-jurisdictional housing authority, held an emergency board of directors meeting late Wednesday afternoon.Board members decided that the policy, which […]

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Firearms manufacturer says new gun control law fueled planned move to Pa.

| August 7, 2013

Firearms manufacturer says new gun control law fueled planned move to Pa. A firearms manufacturer in New York, partially blaming the state’s new gun control law, said Wednesday it’s moving its corporate offices and its plans for expansion to Pennsylvania. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gas station employee halts knife-wielding man, WKYT, Lexington, Ky. 08/04/13

| August 7, 2013

Gas station employee halts knife-wielding man, WKYT, Lexington, Ky. 08/04/13 An employee of a Marathon gas station in Lexington, Ky. confronted a man who was urinating on the outside of the building. The public urinator responded to the employee with racial slurs, drew a knife and moved towards the employee. The employee, and Right-to-Carry permit […]

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Democratic anti-gun 'guide' urged using Trayvon Martin's death to hit NRA, guns

| August 7, 2013

Democratic anti-gun 'guide' urged using Trayvon Martin's death to hit NRA, guns Newly uncovered Democratic anti-NRA talking points urge anti-gun advocates and politicians to hype high-profile gun incidents like the Florida slaying of Trayvon Martin to win support for new gun control laws. View full story

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Colorado’s Gun-Control Recall: The Canary in the Coal Mine for Reformers?

| August 7, 2013

Colorado’s Gun-Control Recall: The Canary in the Coal Mine for Reformers? A 1994 California recall augured trouble for the Democratic Party. Can the gun lobby manage to recreate that magic?         View full story

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Gun Owners: Show Your Support To Starbucks On Aug 9, 2013

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun Owners: Show Your Support To Starbucks On Aug 9, 2013. from gunssavelives.net: As you may or may not have heard, an anti gun group, Moms Demand Action, is putting pressure on Starbucks over their corporate policy on guns. Starbucks has a corporate policy of honoring state and local laws regarding the carry of firearms […]

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Colorado: Castle Rock apartment tenants told they must get rid of their guns

| August 6, 2013

Colorado: Castle Rock apartment tenants told they must get rid of their guns Retired Marine Art Dorsch says his Second Amendment rights are in danger.His apartment complex, the Oakwood Apartments in Castle Rock, sent out a notice telling all residents to get rid of their guns. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Democratic anti-gun ‘guide’ urged using Trayvon Martin’s death to hit NRA, guns

| August 6, 2013

Democratic anti-gun ‘guide’ urged using Trayvon Martin’s death to hit NRA, guns Just revealed Democratic anti-NRA talking points urge anti-gun advocates and politicians to hype high-profile gun incidents like the Florida slaying of Trayvon Martin to win support for new gun control laws. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun bills to return during 2014 Utah legislatuure

| August 6, 2013

Gun bills to return during 2014 Utah legislatuure The fervor for gun control may be fading — expanding background checks fell short in Congress, while recent polls show new gun-law support dropping below 50 percent — but lawmakers in Utah are tightening their grip on bills aimed at easing gun restrictions and combating federal encroachment. […]

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APPS Abuse: The Sequel – Another NRA News Video Exposes Cal-DOJ’s Firearm Confiscation Program For What It Truly Is

| August 6, 2013

APPS Abuse: The Sequel – Another NRA News Video Exposes Cal-DOJ’s Firearm Confiscation Program For What It Truly Is After the success of its first video revealing some truths about the value of the California DOJ’s Armed Prohibited Persons System (APPS) program, Ginny Simone and NRA News have released a follow-up video containing an extended […]

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APPS Abuse: The Sequel – Another NRA News Video Exposes Cal-DOJ’s Firearm Confiscation Program For What It Truly Is

| August 6, 2013

APPS Abuse: The Sequel – Another NRA News Video Exposes Cal-DOJ’s Firearm Confiscation Program For What It Truly Is After the success of its first video revealing some truths about the value of the California DOJ’s Armed Prohibited Persons System (APPS) program, Ginny Simone and NRA News have released a follow-up video containing an extended […]

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Appeals court denies immediate Illinois concealed carry

| August 5, 2013

Appeals court denies immediate Illinois concealed carry A federal appeals court has refused an urgent request by gun rights advocates to let Illinois residents immediately tote firearms in public under the state’s fledgling concealed carry law, though the panel has decided to give the matter a speedy review. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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LAPD’s hypocrisy about gun prosecutions

| August 5, 2013

LAPD’s hypocrisy about gun prosecutions The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is extremely aggressive in enforcing federal, state, and local firearm regulations. In fact, years ago it created its very own “Gun Unit” that is dedicated to investigating and prosecuting violations of firearm laws. Since its creation, the LAPD Gun Unit has earned a notorious […]

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Pawn shop employee fells robber, WWJ, Detroit, Mich. 08/01/13

| August 5, 2013

Pawn shop employee fells robber, WWJ, Detroit, Mich. 08/01/13 Three armed men entered the Detroit Pawn Shop in Hamtramck, Mich. and attempted to rob the store. A store employee responded to the threat by firing at the criminals, killing one and ending the robbery. Following the incident, Hamtramck Police Chief Max Garbarino noted that the […]

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Wooed by gun friendly states, some manufacturers pull up stakes

| August 5, 2013

Wooed by gun friendly states, some manufacturers pull up stakes Even gun makers want to be liked. So governors and other politicians from states eager to embrace the industry have descended on places where they are not so popular — like Connecticut, Maryland, New York and Colorado — offering tax breaks and outright cash grants […]

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Texas: Once Again, Campus Carry Not On Call For Third Special Session – Elected Officials Weigh In With Governor Perry

| August 5, 2013

Texas: Once Again, Campus Carry Not On Call For Third Special Session – Elected Officials Weigh In With Governor Perry It remains to be seen whether state lawmakers can resolve their differences over a transportation bill, the failure of which caused the Governor to bring them back for a third month in a row, and whether Governor […]

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Missouri: State Senator Calls on Google to Completely Remove “Gun Geo Marker” App

| August 5, 2013

Missouri: State Senator Calls on Google to Completely Remove “Gun Geo Marker” App As your NRA-ILA previously reported, Google recently released the Gun Geo Marker app which was misguidedly designed to encourage users to “geolocate dangerous guns and owners” in their communities.   According to Google Play, “Geolocation means marking dangerous sites on the App’s map […]

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Missouri: State Senator Calls on Google to Completely Remove "Gun Geo Marker" App

| August 5, 2013

Missouri: State Senator Calls on Google to Completely Remove "Gun Geo Marker" App As your NRA-ILA previously reported, Google recently released the Gun Geo Marker app which was misguidedly designed to encourage users to “geolocate dangerous guns and owners” in their communities.   According to Google Play, “Geolocation means marking dangerous sites on the App’s map […]

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N.J. lawmakers debate gun bills' effect on cities

| August 4, 2013

N.J. lawmakers debate gun bills' effect on cities As the clock ticks for Governor Christie to decide whether to sign more than a dozen gun bills sitting on his desk, Democrats and gun-control advocates are urging him to quickly make the legislation law. But many of the people living in New Jersey’s violence-plagued cities are […]

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Patient privacy showdown in Florida

| August 4, 2013

Patient privacy showdown in Florida Physicians have no business interrogating patients about their gunsIn the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict, President Obama and other anti gun advocates have called for changing Florida’s pro Second Amendment laws. Their chances of getting the “stand your ground” statute overturned are slim, but the anti gun groups are […]

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