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Supreme Court Grants Cert in Critical Second Amendment Case

| January 22, 2019

Supreme Court Grants Cert in Critical Second Amendment Case The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today praised the Supreme Court’s decision to hear a critical case involving the fundamental, constitutional right to travel with a firearm. The case, which is backed by the National Rifle Association, challenges New York City’s strict limits […]

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10 Things to Know About Deer Hunting Mythology

| January 22, 2019

10 Things to Know About Deer Hunting Mythology Have You Fallen for Any of These? View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Women Represent Fastest-Growing Demographic of Hunters

| January 22, 2019

Women Represent Fastest-Growing Demographic of Hunters More and more women in New York are picking up rifles for the first time, joining a growing population of female hunters. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to New York City Gun Ordinance

| January 22, 2019

Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to New York City Gun Ordinance The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to a New York City ordinance that places restrictions on transporting handguns, marking the first time since 2010 the justices will take up a case involving the Second Amendment. View full story Originally posted […]

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Washington: Attorney General Introduces Additional Gun Ban Legislation

| January 19, 2019

Washington: Attorney General Introduces Additional Gun Ban Legislation Just months after pushing for the passage of Initiative 1639 to impose severe regulations on purchasing and possessing semi-automatic firearms, Attorney General Bob Ferguson has now introduced legislation that would outright ban commonly owned semi-automatic firearms with certain features. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Legislation Filed Prohibiting Possession of Firearms and Ammunition in Hotel Rooms

| January 18, 2019

Hawaii: Legislation Filed Prohibiting Possession of Firearms and Ammunition in Hotel Rooms This week, the Hawaii Legislature convened for the 2019 session and anti-gun forces are already making attempts to limit your rights.  House Bill 25, sponsored by Tom Brower (D-22), would make it a crime to possess firearms and/or ammunition in hotel rooms.  View full […]

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Blumenthal, Murphy, introduce federal gun storage bill

| January 18, 2019

Blumenthal, Murphy, introduce federal gun storage bill A federal gun storage bill being sponsored by Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy would mirror a new state proposal to tighten Connecticut’s own current firearm storage law. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Who Are the Real Extremists?

| January 18, 2019

Who Are the Real Extremists? NRA is often vilified by the gun-ban community and its supporters in the mainstream, legacy media as an “extremist” organization because of its steadfast defense of our Right to Keep and Bear Arms. A simple look into the anti-gun agenda, however, will show that proponents of restriction on a right […]

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Virginia: Bills Defeated in Committee

| January 18, 2019

Virginia: Bills Defeated in Committee This week, the Virginia Senate Committee on Courts of Justice and the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee heard and voted to defeat many of Governor Ralph Northam’s requested gun control bills. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Law for Thee But Not for Me: Pittsburgh Officials Defy DA’s Legal Advice in Gun Control Push

| January 18, 2019

Law for Thee But Not for Me: Pittsburgh Officials Defy DA’s Legal Advice in Gun Control Push Pittsburgh City Council member Corey O’Connor wants local residents to relinquish important aspects of their Second Amendment rights. If they refuse, he would have it cost them their liberty and treasure. But O’Connor himself apparently doesn’t believe he […]

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Keep Telling Your Members of Congress to Oppose “Universal” Background Check Bills

| January 18, 2019

Keep Telling Your Members of Congress to Oppose “Universal” Background Check Bills On January 8, two bills were introduced in Congress to impose so-called “universal” background checks. The bills, H.R. 8 and S. 42, are being misleadingly described as simply requiring background checks on all sales of firearms, but this is just a small part of what these overbroad […]

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State Senate Panel Advances Permitless Concealed Carry Law

| January 18, 2019

State Senate Panel Advances Permitless Concealed Carry Law A Senate panel on Thursday approved a measure that would allow people to carry concealed handguns without a permit in South Dakota, advancing a conservative priority that supporters hope will be achieved under new Gov. Kristi Noem’s administration. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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District Court Rules Austin City Hall Gun Ban Against the Law

| January 18, 2019

District Court Rules Austin City Hall Gun Ban Against the Law Just hours after a Travis County district court ruled Austin could not ban guns inside City Hall, Michael Cargill walked into the building, handgun on waist. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun Safety Classes to be Mandatory in Some Iowa Middle Schools

| January 18, 2019

Gun Safety Classes to be Mandatory in Some Iowa Middle Schools A rural community in Iowa is working to implement a mandatory gun safety course in two middle schools this spring. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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How Gun Control Became An Instrument Of Tyranny In Venezuela – OpEd

| January 17, 2019

How Gun Control Became An Instrument Of Tyranny In Venezuela – OpEd Is Venezuela paying the price for adopting gun control? The shocking nature of Venezuela’s economic collapse has been covered ad nauseam. However, one aspect of the Venezuelan crisis that does not receive much coverage is the country’s gun control regime. Fox News recently […]

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Illinois: Gov. Pritzker Signs Firearm Registration & Dealer Licensing Bill

| January 17, 2019

Illinois: Gov. Pritzker Signs Firearm Registration & Dealer Licensing Bill Today, Governor J.B. Pritzker signed Senate Bill 337 into law.  Passed by the previous legislature in 2018, SB 337 will establish a firearm registry and shut down your local gun stores with government red tape.  Senate President John Cullerton previously made the unprecedented move of placing […]

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Wyoming: Legislation Introduced to Repeal Gun-Free Zones

| January 17, 2019

Wyoming: Legislation Introduced to Repeal Gun-Free Zones With a little over 30 days left in the 2019 Wyoming Legislative Session, Senate File 75/House Bill 183 has been introduced and your lawmakers need to hear from you now.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Senate Committee Passes Constitutional/Permitless Carry Legislation

| January 17, 2019

South Dakota: Senate Committee Passes Constitutional/Permitless Carry Legislation Today, the South Dakota Senate Judiciary Committee passed Senate Bill 47 by a 4 to 3 vote. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bill to Fine Owners for Unreported Stolen Guns Fails

| January 17, 2019

Bill to Fine Owners for Unreported Stolen Guns Fails An effort to put a new gun law on the books for reporting stolen or missing firearms failed Wednesday night in committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Committee Hearings on Anti-Gun Bills

| January 16, 2019

Washington: Committee Hearings on Anti-Gun Bills On January 21st at 10:00AM, the Washington state Senate Committee on Law & Justice will be hearing a number of anti-gun bills.  Afterwards, NRA will be holding a meeting in the Irv Newhouse Building conference room by the capitol at 12:00PM. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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