Supreme Court Deals Blow to Gun Rights While Justice Thomas Delivers a Silver Lining

Earlier today, Justice Clarence Thomas (joined by Justice Antonin Scalia) issued a pointed dissent to the Supreme Court’s order denying review in the Jackson v. San Francisco Second Amendment gun rights case. In the amici brief we submitted to the Supreme Court asking that they take up the Jackson... Read More

NRA-ILA: Everytown loses big in Nevada

The NRA-ILA reports: …On Monday, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed Senate Bill 175, abolishing Clark County’s “blue card” handgun registration system while ushering in a host of other pro-gun changes to state law. Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun group, Everytown, tried hard to defeat the bill. The... Read More
Plastic Gun

The Hill: Dems move to ban plastic guns

Tim Devaney for The Hill reports: Congressional Democrats are proposing to ban plastic guns, following reports of major security lapses at the nation’s airports Plastic guns can be even more dangerous than traditional firearms because they’re harder to detect, says Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.). The Undetectable... Read More

NRA warns federal regulations may censor online gun speech

Michael Tennant for The New American reports: The Obama administration is proposing regulations that could “censor online speech related to firearms” and subject violators to “severe” penalties, the National Rifle Association (NRA) warns. The new rule, says the NRA, “is as much an affront to... Read More
Micah Davis - a gun rights supporter

Maine constitutional carry law not a likely threat to residents

Mark Emmert and David Hench for the Portland Press Herald report on recent pro-gun legislation in Maine: Take a deep breath, Mainers. Making it easier for people to pack heat isn’t going to lead to rampant vigilantism and rolling gun battles. That’s the word from... Read More
Michael Pfleger, Jesse Jackson

Breitbart: Rev. Michael Pfleger claims NRA ‘will pay for the murder’ of Chicago children

AWR Hawkins for Breitbart reports: On June 6, Reverend Michael Pfleger listed recent shootings in heavily gun-controlled Chicago then said the NRA “will pay pay for the murder of our children.” He was joined by Reverend Jesse Jackson and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun... Read More

Annual DC anti-gun rally draws hundreds

Mike Conneen for ABC 7 News reports: Hundreds of women gathered on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial Saturday for their annual “Standing for Peace and Justice” rally. They said they’re outraged by the gun violence in their communities and they demanded what they called... Read More

Ammoland: Brady Campaign vs Chuck’s Gun Shop

Ammoland reports: For a several years the Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA) has been urging its members to support Chuck’s Gun Shop in Riverdale against accusations by Jesse Jackson Sr, Fr. Michael Pfleger, ICHV and the Brady Campaign. Each time Chuck’s Gun Shop & Pistol... Read More

Iowans question Graham’s gun rights history

Linh Ta for the Des Moines Register reports: At U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham’s first town hall meeting since announcing his run for president, Graham assured the audience he was in favor of gun rights, after Aaron Dorr, director of Iowa Gun Owners questioned his past... Read More
Al Sharpton

IBT: Al Sharpton anti-‘gun violence’ campaign ‘Occupy The Corners’ launches In New York City, New Jersey, other cities

Aaron Morrison for the International Business Times reports: After encouraging months of protests against police brutality around the country, the Rev. Al Sharpton is again turning his focus to the gun violence that plagues urban and minority communities during the summer. Sharpton, president of the New York-based... Read More