Monthly Archives: November 2012

Fired up about shooting down some gun laws – The Colorado Statesman

Fired up about shooting down some gun laws The Colorado Statesman Pro-gun groups in Colorado include the National Rifle Association, Rocky Mountain Gun Owners (also known nationally as the National Association for Gun Rights ), and the Firearms Coalition of Colorado. Levy believes the gun lobby has lost some of its … Continue reading

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City attorney’s comments spotlight how California gun laws endanger citizens – Examiner.com

Examiner.com City attorney's comments spotlight how California gun laws endanger citizens Examiner.com Concealed Carry ? san bernardino ? gun rights ? Gun control ? california. Advertisement. A candid comment by the city attorney for San Bernardino, Calif., admits that local government is powerless to protect residents, and that they are on their own … and more?? Continue reading

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NY AG announces multi-state coalition against proposed gun laws – Legal News Line

Newsday NY AG announces multi-state coalition against proposed gun laws Legal News Line NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a coalition of nine state attorneys general and one attorney general-elect on Friday against two federal gun laws that would nullify strict state firearm laws. A.G. Schneiderman Leads 10-State Coalition Fighting Race-to-the-Bottom Gun … Long Island Exchange Ore. AG among those opposing new gun law kgw.com Attorneys general in 10 states write to oppose gun law WREX-TV Bizjournals.com all 140 news articles?? Continue reading

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New York AG Takes On "Reciprocity" Gun Bill – Village Voice (blog)

New York AG Takes On “Reciprocity” Gun Bill Village Voice (blog) As it currently stands, the Second Amendment guarantees U.S. citizens the right to own firearms. But each state is permitted to place its own restrictions on the types of firearms — and the manner in which they're possessed — that people are allowed … Continue reading

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A.G. Schneiderman Leads 10-State Coalition Fighting Race-to-the-Bottom Gun … – Long Island Exchange

Newsday A.G. Schneiderman Leads 10-State Coalition Fighting Race-to-the-Bottom Gun … Long Island Exchange A 2010 study showed that nearly half of the guns that crossed state lines before being recovered in crimes came from just ten states, most with comparatively weak gun laws , indicating that weak gun laws in other states have already had an appreciable … NY AG opposes fed gun-toting legislation Bizjournals.com all 115 news articles?? Continue reading

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Churches try to boost numbers by chasing shooting enthusiasts – The Australian

Churches try to boost numbers by chasing shooting enthusiasts The Australian AMERICA has long wrestled with where the Bible stands on the Second Amendment and gun control. “Would Jesus pack heat?” asked USA Today recently. At the Church of Christ in Morrow County, Ohio, it seems they believe that he would. Hoping to boost … In guns we trust: church has a new weapon to fill pews The Times (subscription) all 3 news articles?? Continue reading

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Open carry coming to Texas?

Recent Supreme Court decisions have reaffirmed that the Second Amendment is a personal right. But according to the Texas Land Commissioner, there’s still one hurdle to clear before that right is fully enjoyed. read more Continue reading

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While King County gets it right, Connecticut may not get it at all – Examiner.com

Examiner.com While King County gets it right, Connecticut may not get it at all Examiner.com He has clearly put some effort into this, as demonstrated by Wednesday's press conference that seemed to be a first with the state's leading resident grassroots gun rights organization and its gun control counterpart in the same room, and on the same page. Strange alliance: Gun foes agree kids, illegal guns don't mix KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest all 42 news articles?? Continue reading

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N.Y. Concealed Carry Law's 'Proper Cause' Provision Upheld

The court rejected a constitutional challenge to New York's handgun licensing statute, which requires an individual to show “proper cause” in order to carry concealed handguns in public. Continue reading

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Groups tackle teen gun violence

SEATTLE — Gun rights and gun control groups joined prosecutors and lawmakers Wednesday in demanding some tough love for kids who illegally carry firearms, saying teen gun violence is on the rise and current laws aren’t up to the task of dealing with it. King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg, Democratic state Sen. Adam Kline and Rep. Christopher Hurst announced legislation that would require an … Continue reading

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