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Permit deadline looms for tens of thousands of N.Y. gun owners

| December 13, 2017

Permit deadline looms for tens of thousands of N.Y. gun owners A little known section of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s New York SAFE Act is causing big headaches for some upstate county officials who oversee pistol permits. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Debate over concealed carry reciprocity continues in Washington

| December 13, 2017

Debate over concealed carry reciprocity continues in Washington A Republican quest for gun reform is underway on Capitol Hill. The efforts center around honoring concealed carry permits in every state. The National Rifle Association says they have been pushing for reciprocity legislation for years and now is the perfect time to get it done. The […]

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Man shot after breaking into Summerville apartment

| December 12, 2017

Man shot after breaking into Summerville apartment A man is in the hospital after Summerville Police say he broke into his ex-girlfriend’s home, only to be shot by the woman’s current boyfriend. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Homeowner holds alleged burglar at gunpoint

| December 12, 2017

Homeowner holds alleged burglar at gunpoint A Port St. Lucie homeowner held a burglar at gunpoint Sunday night until police arrived, investigators said View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement on Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act

| December 12, 2017

NRA Statement on Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action executive director, Chris W. Cox, released the following statement on Tuesday regarding President Donald Trump’s signature on the National Defense Authorization Act View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Three Pinocchios: Pelosi’s claim the House GOP is ‘inviting’ violent criminals to carry concealed weapons

| December 12, 2017

Three Pinocchios: Pelosi’s claim the House GOP is ‘inviting’ violent criminals to carry concealed weapons Pelosi’s tweet inspired such anger because responsible gun owners believe their rights are being curtailed, even if they follow the concealed-carry rules — while violent criminals who want to have a gun are not going to be bothered with following […]

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Iowa Poll: Most believe more gun control won’t reduce mass shootings

| December 12, 2017

Iowa Poll: Most believe more gun control won’t reduce mass shootings A majority of Iowans believe increased controls on gun purchases won’t reduce mass shootings, according to a new Des Moines Register/Mediacom Iowa Poll. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ohio: Self-Defense Bill to be Heard in Committee

| December 11, 2017

Ohio: Self-Defense Bill to be Heard in Committee This week, there will be two important committee meetings taking place. Tomorrow, December 12, the Senate Judiciary Committee will be a discussing any possible amendments and/or testimony for any of the bills that are listed on the agenda, including Senate Bill 180.  On Wednesday, December 13, a substitute bill will be released […]

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Suspect shot during attempted home invasion

| December 11, 2017

Suspect shot during attempted home invasion A suspect has been hospitalized after police say he was shot during an attempted home invasion View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Homeowner holds burglar at gunpoint until police arrive

| December 11, 2017

Homeowner holds burglar at gunpoint until police arrive A homeowner held a burglar at gunpoint and broadcast the entire thing on Facebook live Wednesday until police arrived.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Store owner shoots suspect during armed robbery

| December 11, 2017

Store owner shoots suspect during armed robbery A Whitehaven store owner fought back when two armed robbers came into his store. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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East Chicago robbery suspect shot by security guard

| December 11, 2017

East Chicago robbery suspect shot by security guard security guard shot and wounded a man Thursday as the man robbed a cellphone store View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Armed Jurupa Valley homeowner stops burglary suspect

| December 11, 2017

Armed Jurupa Valley homeowner stops burglary suspect A 70-year-old armed homeowner was able to stop a would-be burglar Friday afternoon, holding him at gunpoint until authorities arrived. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Action Report! Trying to get on TV– Senate Judiciary Hearing 12/5/17

| December 8, 2017

Florida Action Report! Trying to get on TV– Senate Judiciary Hearing 12/5/17 Groups of ladies representing Bloomberg’s Mom Demand Action keep showing up in committee hearings when gun bills are going to be heard.  Sometimes 20-30 show up.  They wear red t-shirts with “Moms Demand Action” on them and always try to sit in a […]

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Missouri: Libraries Seek to Restrict Self-Defense

| December 7, 2017

Missouri: Libraries Seek to Restrict Self-Defense Libraries in your community, which are members of the Missouri Library Association, are seeking torestrict your ability to defend yourself and reverse the hard-won progress achieved with the passage of Senate Bill 656 back in 2016. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey: Flawed Bump Stock Bill To Be Heard in Senate Committee Next Week

| December 7, 2017

New Jersey: Flawed Bump Stock Bill To Be Heard in Senate Committee Next Week The Senate Law and Public Safety Committee will convene next Monday, December 11, to take action on S.3477, a bump stock ban which is loaded with all the traps and pitfalls that are all too common with New Jersey gun laws.  […]

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Florida Action Report: Florida Carry cuts off its nose to spite its face – AGAIN

| December 7, 2017

Florida Action Report: Florida Carry cuts off its nose to spite its face – AGAIN Once again Florida Carry, Inc. has demonstrated a lack of concern for Concealed Weapons and Firearms License holders.  License holders continue to be abused by law enforcement, prosecutors and the courts.  When firearms, that are being lawfully carried concealed, accidentally […]

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House votes to respect Right-to-Carry

| December 7, 2017

House votes to respect Right-to-Carry The House voted Wednesday mostly along party lines to expand the right to carry concealed weapons, passing the National Rifle Association’s top legislative priority. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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House passes concealed carry gun bill in win for NRA

| December 7, 2017

House passes concealed carry gun bill in win for NRA The House passed legislation to permit concealed carry license holders to conceal a handgun in other states, the first time Congress has taken action on a gun bill since President Donald Trump was sworn into office. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Air Force rolls out reporting reforms in wake of Texas church shooting

| December 7, 2017

Air Force rolls out reporting reforms in wake of Texas church shooting The Air Force is requiring higher levels of review before criminal cases are closed in order to ensure required disclosures are reported to the federal gun background-check database, Secretary Heather Wilson told Senate lawmakers Wednesday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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