Category: FPC Updates

Merced County, CA Sheriff Pays CGF $9,250 in Handgun Carry Case Settlement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, June 3, 2013 Merced County, CA Sheriff Pays CGF $9,250 in Handgun Carry Case Settlement SAN CARLOS, CA  – As part of a settlement reached in the handgun carry case of Michelle Rossow, et al. v. County of Merced and Merced Sheriff... Read More

The Calguns Foundation, 7 Californians Sue Attorney General Kamala Harris, DOJ Over Gun Delays

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, April 12, 2013 The Calguns Foundation, 7 Californians Sue Attorney General Kamala Harris, DOJ Over Gun Delays SAN CARLOS, CA – The Calguns Foundation has filed a lawsuit on behalf of seven California residents today against Attorney General Kamala Harris, the... Read More

The Calguns Foundation, CAL-FFL Oppose South SF Hollow Point Ammo Ban, Gun Owner Database Scheme

** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ** The Calguns Foundation, CAL-FFL Oppose South SF Hollow Point Ammo Ban, Gun Owner Database Scheme SAN CARLOS, CA and MADERA, CA (March 27, 2013) – The Calguns Foundation and California Association of Federal Firearms Licensees have sent a formal letter of opposition to the... Read More

Gun Rights Action Alert: Help Pass HB 2760 (West Virginia) NOW!

CHARLESTON, WV – All too often, gun owners find themselves trapped between the laws of a state and a maze of confusing and inconsistent local rules imposed by anti-gun municipalities. In West Virginia, that’s especially true. HB 2760, a bill by Delegate Rupert Phillips, Jr.,... Read More

Washington Times Publishes Special SAF Section on Gun Rights

BELLEVUE, WA – Thursday’s edition of the Washington Times includes a special 12-page section focusing on gun rights paid for and sponsored by the Second Amendment Foundation. The section includes reprints of articles from other sections of the Washington Times, plus commentary by SAF founder... Read More

SAF Launches New Effort to Defend Equality of Gun Ownership

SAF LAUNCHES NEW EFFORT TO DEFEND EQUALITY OF GUN OWNERSHIP Feb 25, 2013 – BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation today launched a new project aimed at promoting and protecting equality in the exercise of the individual fundamental right to keep and bear arms, with... Read More

Right to Carry News: 7th Circuit Lets Posner Ruling Stand; Huge Win for CCW, Says SAF

Earlier today, the Second Amendment Foundation published this press release on the federal 7th Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision to let Judge Posner’s recent decision on Second Amendment rights outside the home (overturning Illinois’ total ban on carry) stand: For Immediate Release: 2/22/2013 BELLEVUE, WA –... Read More

New Jersey Legislature’s Public Safety Committee Passes Anti-Gun Bills Despite Overwhelming Opposition

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** NJ LAW AND PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE PUSHES THROUGH ANTI FREEDOM BILLS DESPITE OVERWHELMING OPPOSITION By Rich Petkevis NJ2AS Media Relations press@nj2as.com On Wednesday, February 13, 2013, the New Jersey Law and Public Safety Committee heard testimony on 24 anti freedom bills. Approximately... Read More

Powerful Pro-Gun Group West Virginia Citizens Defense League Joins Firearms Policy Coalition

BELLEVUE, WA (January 31, 2013) – While the U.S. Senate held hearings on new federal gun control proposals, another prominent Second Amendment rights group joined the fast-growing Firearms Policy Coalition, noted managing director Brandon Combs. In addition to the existing Coalition representation in Washington, D.C., California,... Read More

Gun Rights Organizations in 5 States Join Firearms Policy Coalition

BELLEVUE, WA (January 25, 2013) – As the debate over new gun control laws continues to take top billing in state and national news, organizations representing gun owners and Second Amendment rights in five U.S. states have recently joined Firearms Policy Coalition, noted managing director... Read More