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Canada: As Quebec Brings Long-gun Registry On-line, Federal Liberals Plan New Restrictions

| February 2, 2018

Canada: As Quebec Brings Long-gun Registry On-line, Federal Liberals Plan New Restrictions The gun owners of the Great White North are bracing for impact. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Concealed Carry holder holds robbery suspect at gunpoint

| February 2, 2018

Concealed Carry holder holds robbery suspect at gunpoint A Grayson County man is behind bars after allegedly breaking into a residence in Edmonson County. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Homeowner shoots suspected burglar in southern Indian River County

| February 2, 2018

Homeowner shoots suspected burglar in southern Indian River County Deputies responded to a shooting after a burglary went wrong Thursday evening on the 300 block of 14th Place Southwest View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Fort Bragg soldier allegedly shoots, kills wife’s attacker at North Carolina home

| February 2, 2018

Fort Bragg soldier allegedly shoots, kills wife’s attacker at North Carolina home Police believe a Fort Bragg soldier shot and killed a man attacking his wife Tuesday evening View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA slams del Pozo over concealed carry. Chief takes offense

| February 2, 2018

NRA slams del Pozo over concealed carry. Chief takes offense Burlington police Chief Brandon del Pozo is drawing heat from the National Rifle Association for his opposition to a federal concealed carry reciprocity bill making its way through Congress. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bill would extend ‘Stand your Ground’ law to churches

| February 2, 2018

Bill would extend ‘Stand your Ground’ law to churches MONTGOMERY — The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday approved an extension of the state’s “Stand Your Ground” law to specify that church members can use deadly force to defend themselves and fellow parishioners. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Apprentice Hunting Legislation Passes Water and Land Committee

| February 1, 2018

Hawaii: Apprentice Hunting Legislation Passes Water and Land Committee On Wednesday, January 31st, the Hawaii House Committee on Water and Land passed House Bill 1970 to establish an apprentice hunting license in Hawaii.  HB 1970 still must pass both the House Committee on Judiciary and the Committee on Finance before being considered by the House and moving […]

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Florida Alert! Democrats Vote Against Restoring Rights of Churches

| February 1, 2018

Florida Alert! Democrats Vote Against Restoring Rights of Churches The rights of churches are enshrined in the First Amendment. They are supposed to be left alone to enjoy their congregants, their property, and their freedom of choice. Yet, overwhelmingly Democrats in the Florida House and Florida Senate are continuing to vote against restoring their private […]

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Holyoke man charged with assault after he is shot in dispute with Springfield homeowner

| February 1, 2018

Holyoke man charged with assault after he is shot in dispute with Springfield homeowner A 21-year-old man who was shot during an armed confrontation outside an Edgewood Street home Wednesday afternoon was arrested and charged with assault, according to police. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Port Richey Mother Says Son Strangled Her So She Shot Him

| February 1, 2018

New Port Richey Mother Says Son Strangled Her So She Shot Him 25-year-old New Port Richey man is being treated for a gunshot wound after his mother reportedly shot him when he tried to strangle her.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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83-Year-Old Retired MD. Teacher Shoots Intruder

| February 1, 2018

83-Year-Old Retired MD. Teacher Shoots Intruder Joseph M. Parker is an 83-year-old retired Prince George’s County school teacher who lives alone and keeps a pistol under his pillow. Early Wednesday he used the gun to shoot an intruder who came crashing through his bedroom door.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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In New York, Gun Owners Balk At New Handgun Database

| February 1, 2018

In New York, Gun Owners Balk At New Handgun Database This week marked the official deadline for more than 370,000 handgun owners in the state of New York to register those guns with state police. New York is trying to use that information to build a comprehensive record of gun owners — something only one […]

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Vermont: Public Hearing On Gun Legislation Draws Huge Crowd In To Statehouse

| February 1, 2018

Vermont: Public Hearing On Gun Legislation Draws Huge Crowd In To Statehouse In the latest testament to the enduring salience of the politics of firearms in Vermont, nearly 1,000 people turned out at a public hearing in the Statehouse Tuesday evening to offer impassioned arguments for — and against — proposed gun legislation. View full […]

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NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Childress: ‘Thank God and 2nd Amendment’ after break-in

| February 1, 2018

NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Childress: ‘Thank God and 2nd Amendment’ after break-in There’s a reason NASCAR Hall of Famer and team owner Richard Childress praised the Second Amendment in a Tuesday interview.Three men attempted to break into Childress’ Davidson County home on Dec. 17, and at the time (about 10:30 p.m.), he was upstairs […]

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Virginia: More Anti-Gun Legislation Scheduled for a Hearing in Subcommittee Tomorrow

| January 31, 2018

Virginia: More Anti-Gun Legislation Scheduled for a Hearing in Subcommittee Tomorrow Tomorrow, the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Subcommittee is scheduled to consider the following anti-gun measures: View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Hunter Voter Legislation to be Heard Tomorrow in Committee

| January 31, 2018

South Dakota: Hunter Voter Legislation to be Heard Tomorrow in Committee Tomorrow, the House Agricultural and Natural Resources Committee is scheduled to consider House Bill 1156. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Utah: Legislation to raise Firearm-Related Fees Still Pending on the Senate Floor

| January 31, 2018

Utah: Legislation to raise Firearm-Related Fees Still Pending on the Senate Floor Last week, the Utah Senate Judiciary and Law Enforcement Committee passed Senate Bill 16 by a 5-0 vote.  The bill is now pending consideration by the full Senate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Sutherland Springs Hero To Attend State Of The Union

| January 31, 2018

Sutherland Springs Hero To Attend State Of The Union Congressman Henry Cuellar is taking the man many credit with stopping the Sutherland Springs gunman to President Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday. Stephen Willeford, 55, fired at the gunman as he left First Baptist Church. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maryland: Harford delegate files bill to allow school employees to carry guns

| January 31, 2018

Maryland: Harford delegate files bill to allow school employees to carry guns Harford County Del. Rick Impallaria filed in a bill in Annapolis Tuesday that would give public school districts across the state the authority to allow “certain, select” employees to carry firearms on school property to prevent or minimize the loss of life in […]

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New Hampshire: Bill targeting gun-free zones stalls in House committee

| January 31, 2018

New Hampshire: Bill targeting gun-free zones stalls in House committee A bill that would punish local officials for imposing gun-free zones on town- or school-owned property was held back by a legislative committee on Tuesday, but that recommendation could be overturned when the full House votes next week. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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