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The Nail in the Coffin to Open Carry Heads to CA. Governor's Desk
Call Governor Brown and tell him to VETO AB 7!
Bearing Arms: What’s the Gun Ownership Rate in Your State?
You may be surprised with where your state ranks.
FPC Calls for Full Repeal of Unconstitutional “Crime for Being Charged with a Crime” Laws, Encourage Legal Response
“AB 103 created a serious new, and potentially felony crime for merely being accused of committing some crime and having a gun,” explained FPC’s California lobbyist and spokesperson, Craig DeLuz. “These are the kind of laws that books about dystopian futures are inspired by.”
Guns.com: California Passes Bill to Take Guns From Those in the ‘Hate Crime Loophole’
California adds to the ever-growing list of prohibiting misdemeanors.
Israel Times: ADL alarmed by author speaking to Congress who links gun control, Holocaust
Why do so many try to deny the racist roots of gun control?
Washington Free Beacon: More Americans Own Guns Than Ever Before
The more they try to ban guns, the of them we are going to buy.
Truth About Guns:Hope and Heal Fund’s Anti-Gun Media Spin Agenda Revealed
California’s Hope and Heal Fund doesn’t like the way the mainstream media reports Golden State “gun violence.”
Bring the Fight to the CA Gun Store Ban
If the government can ban gun stores, then it also has the power to choke off gun owners and limit your exercise of Second Amendment rights.
Truth About Guns: NJ Gov Candidate Matt Riccardi: I Won’t Enforce Any Gun Control Laws
Is there hope for gun owners in the Garden State?
DRGO: 2Adoc.com Will Connect Patients with Gun-Friendly Providers
This app will help you find a doctor that believes your right to keep and bear arms does not stop when you enter their office.
Breitbart: GOP Rep: Paul Ryan Will Not Let Congress Touch Concealed Carry Reciprocity
If we want Concealed Carry Reciprocity to become the law of the land, it's not Democrats we are going to have to convince.
Snopes: Did the Governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands Sign an Order Allowing the Seizure of Weapons During Hurricane Irma?
the language in Kenneth Mapp’s executive order is clear — it empowers the Adjutant General of the U.S. Virgin Islands National Guard to “seize” firearms, ammunition and other private property.
Is Your Speech CA Compliant Too?
While most of us gun rights advocates were worrying about how the California legislature was going to revamp their efforts to squeeze the last breath of liberty out of our right to keep and bear arms when they returned to work, their attention was momentarily trained on another constitutionally protected right - freedom of speech.
Another 2A Win: AB 736 Killed in CA!
That bill would have allowed additional entities to fine gun stores for various "offenses." And that increased cost would've been passed on to YOU, the consumer.
KCRA: Police Group blames prison reform law (not guns) for deputy's killing
“The blood is on the governor’s hands,” said Mike Rushford, president of the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, a group that advocates for crime victims. Rushford was referencing a prison realignment measure known as AB 109, passed by the California Legislature in 2011. At the time, California was under court orders to fix the problem of prison overcrowding. Critics of the law told KCRA 3 the tragedy involving French could have been avoided.
Bearing Arms: CA Gun Shop Owners May Soon Have to Change How They Store Their Merchandise
Craig DeLuz, a spokesman for the Firearms Policy Coalition, even goes as far as saying these new requirements will drive some gun shop owners out of business. “SB 464 represents a solution looking for a problem,” he explains
CA Bill Designed to Drive Gun Stores Out of Business is on it's Way to The Governor
SB 464 by Sen. Jerry Hill (D - San Mateo) mandates that Federal Firearms Licensees (FFL) add expensive new security measures to protect their inventory, including, in some cases, the installation of concrete or hardened steel pillars for stopping a vehicle.
VICTORY: FPC Beats Gun Rationing Bill in CA
SB 497 by Sen. Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge) which would have, among other things, limited an individual to one firearms purchase every 30 days was significantly amended by the Assembly Appropriations Committee, removing all provisions relating to limits on long gun purchases.
Legislative Resolution Opposes Civil Rights for Those Visiting California
“This is not the first time the California Legislature has expressed their complete and utter disregard civil rights” stated Craig DeLuz, Spokesman for the Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC). “California has a long and tortured history with using gun laws to pick winners and losers instead of supporting equality and civil rights for all.”
AP: Indiana Police Groups Argue Against Constitutional Carry Law
Law enforcement officials told the panel that they supported the current law under which Indiana State Police check people who want to legally carry a gun.
Editorial: Democrats Intent on Making it Difficult for Low-Income Americans to Defend Themselves
In California, which Hillary Clinton won by about 30 points, fees can be as high as $385 for just two years. In New York City, where she won by 60 points, a three-year permit costs $430.
California Gun Laws are Spreading
For years the anti-gunners have been trying to export the Golden State’s totalitarian gun regulation scheme to the rest of the country, but they haven’t had success at the federal level. Now they’ve got a new tactic.
Fox 9: Cell Phone Store Clerk with Permit to Carry Shoots Robbery Suspect in MN
According to Inver Grove Heights police, the clerk was in the back of the store when they were approached by two men, one whom was armed. While being held at gunpoint, the clerk drew his own gun and shot the suspect.
FPC Calls on the CA Legislature to Fix New Law That Makes Gun Owners Criminals Just for Being Accused of a Crime
“We at FPC made every effort to notify the Legislature so that the constitutional infirmities could have been remedied before AB 103 was passed and signed into law.” noted Craig DeLuz, spokesman for FPC. “But political posturing by legislators ultimately prevailed over their sworn duty to safeguard the civil rights of their constituents.”