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Trump to name Supreme Court pick by July 9

| July 5, 2018

Trump to name Supreme Court pick by July 9 President to pick a conservative to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy, says abortion is not a litmus test; chief White House correspondent John Roberts reports. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Trump’s Supreme Court pick and what it means for 2020

| July 5, 2018

Trump’s Supreme Court pick and what it means for 2020 Rational politicians seek to maximize their chances of re-election. Donald Trump is no exception to the rule.  His approach to choosing a successor to Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy will reveal much about how he intends to win in 2020. View full story Originally […]

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Mom Shoots Man Trying to Steal SUV With Kids Inside

| July 5, 2018

Mom Shoots Man Trying to Steal SUV With Kids Inside A mother shot a man who tried to steal her SUV while her two toddlers were still inside the vehicle.  It happened about 10 p.m. outside a Shell service station. The mother had stepped inside the gas station when a man climbed into the driver’s seat […]

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Florida Alert: Don’t Believe What Pollsters Say about the Gun Control Views of NRA Members

| July 4, 2018

Florida Alert: Don’t Believe What Pollsters Say about the Gun Control Views of NRA Members No summary available View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Mission Impossible: California Court Upholds Microstamping Law

| July 3, 2018

Mission Impossible: California Court Upholds Microstamping Law It is not surprising that gun control activists who harp endlessly about “common sense” gun restrictions and the need for ever more legislative reforms (here, here and here, for example) aren’t particularly interested in whether the various bans and other restrictions actually qualify as “common sense” or effective, so long as the […]

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Gun Control Group says it has 360,000 signatures to put "gun-safety" measure on Washington’s November ballot

| July 3, 2018

Gun Control Group says it has 360,000 signatures to put "gun-safety" measure on Washington’s November ballot The gun control group Alliance for Gun Responsibility plans to turn in about 360,000 signatures this week to get its proposed firearms-safety initiative on Washington’s November election ballot, a spokesman said Monday. But gun-rights supporters have asked the Washington […]

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Idaho: Important Self-Defense Law Now in Effect

| July 2, 2018

Idaho: Important Self-Defense Law Now in Effect On July 1st, Senate Bill 1313 went into effect. This important piece of legislation, which improved the ability of law-abiding citizens to defend themselves in Idaho, was passed by the legislature earlier this year and became law in March. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Delaware: Legislature Adjourns from its 2018 Legislative Session

| July 2, 2018

Delaware: Legislature Adjourns from its 2018 Legislative Session Yesterday, the Delaware General Assembly adjourned from their 2018 Legislative Session.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California ‘Bullet Button’ Gun Registry Process Bogs Down As Deadline Looms

| July 2, 2018

California ‘Bullet Button’ Gun Registry Process Bogs Down As Deadline Looms Take Jay Jacobson. He’s a gun manufacturer, so he knows his firearms. Yet his attempt to register some personal rifles on the California state website has him stumped. He showed us an example: one of the firearms he is trying to register got kicked […]

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Ohio: Group tied to Bloomberg helping city fight gun regulations lawsuit

| July 2, 2018

Ohio: Group tied to Bloomberg helping city fight gun regulations lawsuit A national group that supports more gun regulation is backing Columbus as it fights a lawsuit from gun-rights groups that sued the city over firearms restrictions enacted this year. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Feds: Oklahoma medical marijuana users can’t possess guns

| July 2, 2018

Feds: Oklahoma medical marijuana users can’t possess guns Federal officials say Oklahoma residents with medical marijuana cards will be prohibited from obtaining gun permits, following a recent decision by voters to approve the medical use of the drug. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oregon: Gun Ban Proponents Announce End of Initiative Petition 43 Campaign

| June 30, 2018

Oregon: Gun Ban Proponents Announce End of Initiative Petition 43 Campaign On June 28th, proponents of Initiative Petition 43 announced an end to their campaign to place the initiative on the November ballot due to inadequate time to qualify it by the July 6th deadline. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: DOJ’s “Bullet-Button Assault Weapon” Registration Webpage Continually Crashing and Preventing Gun Owners from Complying with California Law

| June 29, 2018

California: DOJ’s “Bullet-Button Assault Weapon” Registration Webpage Continually Crashing and Preventing Gun Owners from Complying with California Law California gun owners have just over 24 hours to register any firearms now classified as an “assault weapon” under Senate Bill 880 “SB 880” and Assembly Bill 1135 “AB 1135”.  All registration applications must be completed and […]

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Fired FBI Director James Comey Pushes Gun Control, Bashes NRA

| June 29, 2018

Fired FBI Director James Comey Pushes Gun Control, Bashes NRA Fired FBI Director James Comey’s self-aggrandizement tour continued apace this week. Momentarily turning his attention from attacking President Trump, Comey used the occasion of a trip to the largely-disarmed United Kingdom as an opportunity to advocate for stricter U.S. gun laws and to level barbs […]

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With Kennedy Retirement, Trump Can Secure and Strengthen a Pro-Second Amendment Supreme Court

| June 29, 2018

With Kennedy Retirement, Trump Can Secure and Strengthen a Pro-Second Amendment Supreme Court On Wednesday, Associate U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced that he is retiring effective July 31. The move signals the end of Kennedy’s 30-year career on the nation’s highest court, which bore witness to its most important decisions concerning the Second […]

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Ten Years After District of Columbia v. Heller, the Fight to Secure Second Amendment Rights Continues

| June 29, 2018

Ten Years After District of Columbia v. Heller, the Fight to Secure Second Amendment Rights Continues Tuesday marked the 10-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s most significant pronouncement on the Second Amendment, District of Columbia v. Heller. That decision changed the terms of the debate over the right to keep and bear arms. Yet the […]

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Battle over Trump court pick to be most expensive ever

| June 29, 2018

Battle over Trump court pick to be most expensive ever The fight to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy is expected to be the most expensive Supreme Court confirmation battle in history. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Obama calls for gun control

| June 29, 2018

Obama calls for gun control His only direct comments on current events were about the newspaper office shooting in Maryland earlier Thursday, which he said left him heartbroken but hopeful that people would see this one as the turning point to take action on gun laws. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pelosi calls for gun control

| June 29, 2018

Pelosi calls for gun control House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday called for Congress to take up legislation on gun safety in the aftermath of a shooting at a Maryland newspaper. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Court nixes challenge to rare California bullet stamping law

| June 29, 2018

Court nixes challenge to rare California bullet stamping law The California Supreme Court threw out a lawsuit Thursday that sought to block an unusual law requiring new models of semi-automatic handguns to stamp identifying information on bullet casings when shots are fired to make it easier to solve crimes. View full story Originally posted at […]

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