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Top Democrats confident gun control laws will pass- VIDEO: Do gun buybacks help reduce violence? – Groups rally for …

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Top Democrats confident gun control laws will pass- VIDEO: Do gun buybacks help reduce violence? – Groups rally for … FILE: March 8, 2012: Sen. Charles Schumer gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. AP View full story

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White House says confident will pass some gun control legislation

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

White House says confident will pass some gun control legislation WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A White House adviser on Sunday said he was optimistic Congress will approve at least part of President Barack Obama's proposals to reduce gun violence in the wake of December's massacre at a Connecticut elementary school. Just hours before Obama was to […]

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Sheriff tells law makers to refer to Second Amendment, existing laws for gun control

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sheriff tells law makers to refer to Second Amendment, existing laws for gun control AZTEC — The San Juan County Sheriff delivered a message on gun control from sheriffs across the state to Roundhouse policy makers in Santa Fe Thursday afternoon. View full story

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Gun rights rally at Connecticut state Capitol part of national movement

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun rights rally at Connecticut state Capitol part of national movement Gun enthusiasts flocked to the state Capitol on Saturday to encourage lawmakers not to pass any laws restricting what they described as their “God given” right to carry a gun. View full story

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Gun rights rally at Connecticut state Capitol part of national movement

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun rights rally at Connecticut state Capitol part of national movement Gun enthusiasts flocked to the state Capitol on Saturday to encourage lawmakers not to pass any laws restricting what they described as their “God given” right to carry a gun. View full story

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Gun rights rally at Connecticut Capitol part of national movement

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun rights rally at Connecticut Capitol part of national movement Gun enthusiasts flocked to the state Capitol on Saturday to encourage lawmakers not to pass any laws restricting what they described as their “God given” right to carry a gun. View full story

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Obama's Gun Controls 'Will Fail', Says Gun Lobby

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Obama's Gun Controls 'Will Fail', Says Gun Lobby The organiser of America's first Gun Appreciation Day has told Sky News that any government attempt to limit access to firearms is destined to fail. View full story

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Jim Tresmond, Attorney filing class action-need petition signees ASAP

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lawyer : Jim Tresmond, Attorney in Buffalo, New York. Attorney phone is 716.202.4301 Successfully represented clients in the past on Second Amendment issues in NYS Supreme Court. This case is pro-bono for all the gun owners of New York. According to Mr. Tresmond the new ban is illegal as it is an ex-facto law taking […]

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Gun control law limits access to New York permit info

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

New York's new gun control law may be the nation's toughest, but it also includes broad new privacy provisions allowing would-be gun owners to shield their identities from reporters and the public. View full story

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New York gun control law limits access to permit info

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

White Plains, N.Y. — New York's new gun control law may be the nation's toughest, but it also includes broad new privacy provisions allowing would-be gun owners to shield their identities from reporters and the public. View full story

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WCFOA: GANNETT JOURNAL NEWS TAKES DOWN ITS “MAP”

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Content below provided by the WCFOA. Please become a member. Citing the “spirit” of the new NYSAFE gun law recently signed into law by Governor Cuomo, the Journal News has taken down its universally condemned “interactive pistol licensee map”. The map exposed pistol license holders to real harm by listing their names, addresses and Google […]

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WCFOA: FAQ ON GOVERNOR’S SITE ANSWERS QUESTIONS

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Content below provided by the WCFOA. Please become a member. The Governor of New York’s website has posted a FAQ which purports to answer common questions about the provisions of the NYSAFE law recently signed into law: http://www.governor.ny.gov/2013/gun-reforms-faq Note, however, the disclaimer at the bottom ” “Please note: This website is informational only and does […]

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NYT: NEWSPAPER TAKES DOWN MAP OF GUN PERMIT HOLDERS

| January 19, 2013

By J. DAVID GOODMAN A newspaper has removed an interactive online map of handgun permit holders in two New York counties that drew nationwide anger and prompted threats against its staff, the publisher said Friday. The decision by the paper, The Journal News, to take the information off its Web site came in response to the […]

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FOX NEWS: NEW YORK NEWSPAPER REMOVES GUN PERMIT DATABASE FROM WEBSITE AFTER OUTCRY

| January 19, 2013
FOX NEWS: NEW YORK NEWSPAPER REMOVES GUN PERMIT DATABASE FROM WEBSITE AFTER OUTCRY

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. –  A suburban New York newspaper that outraged gun owners by posting the names and addresses of residents with handgun permits removed the information from its website Friday. The Journal News took down the data just three days after the state enacted a gun control law that included privacy provisions for permit […]

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Connecticut legislative gun violence committee holds first meeting

| January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Connecticut legislative gun violence committee holds first meeting A bipartisan legislative committee tasked with preventing gun violence and addressing school safety in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre scheduled a series of public hearings, beginning a process Friday that is likely to be watched around the country. View full story

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New York news site takes down gun owner data after uproar

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

New York news site takes down gun owner data after uproar A New York newspaper pulled the names and addresses of thousands of gun permit holders from its website on Friday, ending a fierce battle over the data published after the Connecticut elementary school massacre. View full story

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New York news site takes down gun owner data after uproar

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

A New York newspaper pulled the names and addresses of thousands of gun permit holders from its website on Friday, ending a fierce battle over the data published after the Connecticut elementary school massacre. The Journal News, which serves suburbs just north of New York City i … View full story

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New York newspaper takes down gun owner details from website

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

(Reuters) – A New York newspaper pulled the names and addresses of thousands of gun permit holders from its website on Friday, ending a fierce battle over the data published after the Connecticut elementary school massacre. The Journal News, which serves suburbs just north of New York City in Westchester and Rockland counties, cited in […]

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STATEMENT FROM SENATOR GREG BALL: VICTORY AGAINST IDIOCY AT JOURNAL NEWS

| January 18, 2013

Brewster, N.Y. – 1/18/2013 – Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R, C, I) said, “Thank God the Journal News has finally realized the error in their judgment and done the right thing. Whether they did this responding to the public’s outcry or because they were simply fearful of getting sued due to the rash of […]

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Virginia: Senate and House Committees Take Action on Several Firearm-Related Bills

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Virginia: Senate and House Committees Take Action on Several Firearm-Related Bills The Senate Courts of Justice Committee and the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Subcommittee recently held meetings on several bills of importance to Virginia gun owners, sportsmen and supporters of the Second Amendment. View full story

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