Guns.com: Anti-Background Check Bill Heads to Arizona Governor’s Desk
“The purpose is to protect all personal property,” she said. “I’m asking the legislature to champion personal property rights. I have to believe everyone in this room wants that choice to be able to dispose of their personal property as they see fit.”
UPDATE: Secret Gun Confiscation Hearing Bill Passed Committee in Nevada
Sen. Julia Ratti’s SB 387, which would allow any law enforcement officer (whether you have ever met them or not) or immediate family member to request a secret court hearing to decide if you should have your firearms rights taken from you, has been amended and passed out of committee.
The Register: 30,000 London Gun Owners Hit by Met Police 'Data Breach'
London gun owners are asking questions of the Metropolitan Police after the force seemingly handed the addresses of 30,000 firearm and shotgun owners to a direct mail marketing agency for a commercial firm's advertising campaign.
Guns.com: Proposal to Arm School Employees Advances to PA Senate
Senate Bill 383, sponsored by Indiana County Republican Sen. Don White, would allow personnel licensed to carry a concealed weapon the authority to do so on school grounds, given the school board permits it and the employee meets certain additional training requirements.
Republican Anti-Gun OR Bill has New Life as "Zombie" Bill
It creates a secret process for obtaining "extreme risk protection orders" prohibiting people from possessing firearms. This will allow for secret court hearings that will be used to determine your Second Amendment rights. This is unacceptable and we CANNOT allow this to stand!
US News: Alabama Senate Votes to Allow Concealed Carry Without Permit
The legislation has pitted Republican lawmakers and gun enthusiasts against some state law enforcement officers who say the permits are needed for public safety and to help them discern law-abiding citizens from potential crime suspects.
Stop Taxpayer Funded Anti-Gun Propaganda in CA
If SB 536 passes, the DOJ will be empowered with the discretion to deny requests for data from independent researchers. And you know what that means - if the database could possibly show that California’s overbearing laws don’t prevent gun violence, it won’t be shared.
WTSP: Armed and Female: More Women are Carrying Guns
Owner of the St. Pete Gun Store, Jim Hathcock, says with more women bearing arms retailers are creating merchandise targeting the female client. “They've got the pink colors, they've gone to attractive handbags with actual holsters in them,” says Hathcock.
WCNC: Lawmaker Files Bill for Constitutional Carry in NC
Rep. Larry Pittman, a Republican from Cabarrus County, introduced HB746 in Raleigh Tuesday. Under the bill, North Carolinians who purchase their weapons legally would not be required to obtain a concealed carry permit or go through the training courses.
Breitbart: Gabby Giffords: Murder-Suicide at Elementary School Proves CA Gun Control Insufficient
“We can no longer call events like this ‘unimaginable,’ because they happen with alarming frequency. It’s time that all Americans have the courage to truly fight this crisis by standing up and demanding the smart gun laws we know save lives.”
Indy Star: Shooting Near Indiana Statehouse Highlights Bill to Allow Staff to Carry Guns, Sponsor Says
"We have a real opportunity to clarify the importance of what we're talking about here," Tomes said. "I just don't want to read about one of the good people that work at our Statehouse, or any citizen, becoming a victim."
Guns.com: South Carolina House Passes Permitless Carry Measure
The bill would remove the requirement to obtain a concealed weapon permit to carry a handgun in the state. It would also retain the current permitting system for those who want to take advantage of reciprocity agreements with other states.
Firearms Policy Coalition Applauds Senate Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to U.S. Supreme Court
The Senate’s prudent confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court may very well have helped to avoid a serious constitutional crisis and put the Second Amendment back on the path of protecting something more than a second-class right.
LV Review Journal: Gun Seizure Bill Reminds Nevada Legislator of Tom Cruise Movie
Senate Bill 387 would allow a law enforcement officer or an immediate family member to seek a civil court order that would keep the person from having firearms in their possession. The measure would not require the person to be arrested before taking their firearms, but they would have to show a pattern of either threats, or violent acts.
Guns.com: Baltimore County Votes to Repeal Taser Ban in Wake of Lawsuit
In the past week, the Firearms Policy Coalition and Firearms Policy Foundation sent legal letters to the cities of Westminster, Maryland; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Tacoma, Washington; and Wilmington, Delaware demanding they repeal their respective bans on electronic arms or face litigation.