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Oregon: Anti-Hunting Organizations Attempt to Hijack Bill

| May 11, 2017

Oregon: Anti-Hunting Organizations Attempt to Hijack Bill On Monday May 15, the Oregon Senate Committee on Environment and Natural Resources will be voting on House Bill 2525Aand its amendments.  Sponsored by state Representative Knute Buehler (R-54), HB 2525A would modify the requirements for game meat to be donated to charitable organizations.  The NRA applauds such programs, […]

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Concealed carry holder shoots robber in attempted carjacking on Southwest Side

| May 11, 2017

Concealed carry holder shoots robber in attempted carjacking on Southwest Side A man with a concealed carry license shot an armed man who tried to stick him up late Wednesday morning on the Southwest Side, Chicago police said.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Man pumping gas pulls gun, shoots robbery suspect on crime spree

| May 11, 2017

Man pumping gas pulls gun, shoots robbery suspect on crime spree Jackson allegedly had a weapon when he approached the victim, who was pumping gas, at the Phillips 66 on North Broadway and Grand around 7:30 a.m. To protect himself, the victim, a licensed CCW carrier, got out his weapon and shot the suspect in his […]

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The gauzy misdirection and untrue smears of an anti-gun-rights activist

| May 11, 2017

The gauzy misdirection and untrue smears of an anti-gun-rights activist Chicago is experiencing an unacceptable level of violence. However, misguided proponents of Illinois Senate Bill 1657, the Gun Dealer Licensing Act, attempt to blame law-abiding gun and gun store owners for the violence instead of holding criminals accountable. The bill won’t do a thing to […]

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Baltimore gun amnesty proposal includes a free ride

| May 11, 2017

Baltimore gun amnesty proposal includes a free ride In jail and can’t afford to pay your bail? Well, there’s an app for that?It’s called GunBail and it works like this — for $99.After your arrest, someone contacts GunBail, offers a working firearm for bail, GunBail contacts law enforcement authorities, the exchange is made and quicker […]

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Tennessee: General Assembly Passes Major Pro-Gun Bills

| May 9, 2017

Tennessee: General Assembly Passes Major Pro-Gun Bills Tuesday night, the Tennessee General Assembly passed multiple NRA-backed pro-gun bills.  These bills will now be sent to the desk of Governor Bill Haslam for his consideration and your NRA ILA will keep you updated throughout the process.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Woman rushed from bedroom with gun blazing

| May 9, 2017

Woman rushed from bedroom with gun blazing Two alleged robbers who were pretending to sell guns door-to-door met their match at a Lincolnton home Saturday afternoon, when a woman emerged from a bedroom firing a gun of her own. Within seconds, one of the suspects, 51-year-old Marion Palmer Yarborough, was dead and the second was […]

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Guns for bail? Baltimore City Council considers it

| May 9, 2017

Guns for bail? Baltimore City Council considers it Trevor Brooks, a convicted murderer who attended a Silicon Valley entrepreneurship program after getting out of prison, has an idea he thinks could reduce the rate of gun violence in Baltimore: Let people use an app to turn in guns and make bail. View full story Originally […]

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Court Upholds Police Refusal to Let Hawaii Man Own Firearms

| May 9, 2017

Court Upholds Police Refusal to Let Hawaii Man Own Firearms A federal appeals court has upheld the Honolulu Police Department’s refusal to let a man who had been convicted of misdemeanor harassment own firearms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oklahoma: Senate Could Soon Consider Pro-Gun Legislation

| May 9, 2017

Oklahoma: Senate Could Soon Consider Pro-Gun Legislation As early as tomorrow, the Oklahoma Senate could vote to consider an amended version of Senate Bill 397.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Rob Quist Supports Gun Control

| May 8, 2017

Rob Quist Supports Gun Control Montanans know when politicians are talking out of both sides of their mouth and Mr. Quist is a prime example. If voters want to a Congressman who will protect their Second Amendment rights then Greg Gianforte is their only choice. We expect our Montana members and supporters to do just […]

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Tennessee Action Needed: Senate to Vote on Important Pro-Gun Bill

| May 8, 2017

Tennessee Action Needed: Senate to Vote on Important Pro-Gun Bill Senate Bill 445, companion to House Bill 508, is up for a vote on the Senate floor. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Nevada: Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings Next Week

| May 5, 2017

Nevada: Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings Next Week Next week, anti-gun bills Senate Bill 115 and Senate Bill 387 are both scheduled for hearings in the Assembly Judiciary Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Delists Wyoming Grey Wolves and Returns Management to the State

| May 5, 2017

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Delists Wyoming Grey Wolves and Returns Management to the State For years, the NRA has been working to ensure that sound wildlife management practices implemented by the states, and not federal politics, govern the control of wolf populations in the United States View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maine: Gun Bills Still Pending in House – Continue Contacting your State Representative

| May 5, 2017

Maine: Gun Bills Still Pending in House – Continue Contacting your State Representative Yesterday, the Maine House of Representatives failed to act on both Legislative Document 351 and Legislative Document 9.  Both of these bills are now pending further action on the floor next week.  It is imperative that you continue to contact your state Representative […]

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Art Student with Glue Gun Provokes Lockdown, Soul Searching at New York Liberal Arts College

| May 5, 2017

Art Student with Glue Gun Provokes Lockdown, Soul Searching at New York Liberal Arts College On Monday evening, the campus of Colgate University – a private liberal arts school located in idyllic central New Yok State – went into lockdown over a report of an “active shooter” roving the grounds. The school would later inform […]

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Writer Sticks to Her Guns: Take This Job and…

| May 5, 2017

Writer Sticks to Her Guns: Take This Job and… The liberal media’s absolute intolerance to everything firearm-related has struck again – the latest victim? Stacy Washington, conservative radio host, writer and avid Second Amendment defender who lost her column simply because she supports the U.S. Constitution and the opinions of fellow conservatives. View full story […]

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New Research “Discovers” What Everyone Knew

| May 5, 2017

New Research “Discovers” What Everyone Knew A recent study in the Annals of Internal Medicine attempted to “determine changes in handgun acquisition patterns after the mass shootings in Newton, Connecticut, in 2012 and San Bernardino, California, in 2015.” The authors used California purchases as their focus because that state keeps permanent records of all legal […]

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Alleged burglar shot by resident in Boone home invasion

| May 5, 2017

Alleged burglar shot by resident in Boone home invasion A man has a non-life threatening gunshot wound when he allegedly broke into a apartment in Boone Wednesday night.  According to the Boone Police Department, the home invasion occurred around 9:37 p.m. at an apartment on Green Street.  Police said the resident shot the intruder when the man […]

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Resident shoots armed intruder in Orlando

| May 5, 2017

Resident shoots armed intruder in Orlando A resident shot an armed intruder early Thursday at an apartment complex, the Orlando Police Department said. A group of armed intruders barged into an apartment on Devonbriar Way shortly before 3 a.m. at the Regency Gardens apartments near South Semoran Boulevard and Pershing Avenue, Orlando police Lt. Daniel […]

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