Articles Tagged 'second amendment'
Assault weapons ban won’t be on Florida ballot. Supreme Court deems wording misleading
A proposal to ban assault weapons in Florida was rejected by the state Supreme Court on Thursday, with a majority of justices ruling that the… READ MORE
Maryland Governor Vetoes Ban on Private Rifle, Shotgun Sales
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) vetoed legislation Thursday that would have banned the private sale of rifles and shotguns throughout the state.
The NRA-ILA reports… READ MORE
Judge tosses California law requiring background checks for ammunition
A federal judge blocked a California gun law on Thursday that required people to undergo a background check before purchasing ammunition.
U.S. District Judge Roger… READ MORE
Virginia Governor Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Gun Rights Rally
Fearing potential violence, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is declaring a state of emergency and is banning firearms and other weapons on the Capitol grounds in… READ MORE
Florida Senate panel crosses with NRA, passes bill to close ‘gun show loophole’
A Republican-led Florida Senate committee passed a bill that would close the so-called “gun show loophole” but still allow most private-party gun sales to take… READ MORE
Virginia Republicans see gun rights as the path back to a red commonwealth
The Republican Party of Virginia sees an opportunity to harness the energy of outraged gun rights voters to seize back seats in the state legislature… READ MORE
U.S. Supreme Court allows Sandy Hook suit against Remington to advance
Washington – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday said it would not hear an appeal of a Connecticut court decision that allowed the families of… READ MORE
Some Florida teachers can now carry guns inside the classroom
Starting Tuesday, a controversial law will allow some teachers in Florida to carry guns inside the classroom. The bill was initially passed in response to… READ MORE
Conservatives offer stark warning to Trump, GOP on background checks
Senate conservatives are warning President Trump and their own leaders to tread carefully in the gun-control debate and caution they risk a political backlash by… READ MORE
Democrats take aim at gun owners in Houston debate
Gun control featured prominently in the third Democratic debate in Houston, with most of the 10 candidates trying to one-up each other on the issue… READ MORE