ATF Gun Tracing Van – A Federal Boondoogle?

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“The ATF is building a second gun tracing van and deploying it to Baltimore later this summer,” our Bloomberg-funded friends at The Trace report. “When a ballistics van was parked…

The Responsibility and Costs of Selling a “Crime Gun”

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In our Quote of the Day post yesterday, we noted the response of Tampa Arms Company owner Thom Hauser when asked about the consequences of selling a gun to someone…

Silencer Shop Makes ATF Form 1 Easier

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The Silencer Shop had made filing an ATF Form 1 for your short barrel rifle/shotgun or silencer easier. For $34.95 plus the $200 Tax Stamp, The Silencer Shop will take…

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President Trump Sends 20 ATF Agents to Chicago: Gun Tweet of the Day

Crime and killings in Chicago are “epidemic”? Perhaps not the best choice of words, given that gun control advocates want people to think of “gun violence” as a “public health…

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Quote of the Day: What The ATF Wants You to Know About Todd Kohlhepp’s “Arsenal”

“As a convicted felon, Kohlhepp could not legally purchase firearms. In 1987, [the serial killer] was convicted of kidnapping in Arizona and sentenced to 15 years in prison. But he…

NFA Paperwork Processing Time Set to Drop – Buy Now!

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Early last year, the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (and Really Big Fires) finalized their new regulations regarding fingerprinting for National Firearms Act trust members, and other changes…

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ATF: NFA Records Are Unreliable, Often Missing

Thanks to a Freedom of Information Act request, we now have a look into the ATF’s own employees’ opinions on whether the National Firearms Registration and Transfer Records database —…

New From Ghostguns.com: 80% Frame Insert for the SIG P320

The 80% lower market has just gotten a little more diverse. Ghostguns.com (not to be confused with Defense Distributed’s Ghost Gunner) just announced they’re developing an 80% insert for the…

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Thanks to Texas HB 1819 85R, I’ll Finally Be Able to Buy a Mossberg Shockwave…Or That Remington TAC-14

I went to my local gun store the other day to see about ordering a Mossberg Shockwave. Imagine my surprise when the salesman told me that they’re not legal in…

ATF Repeats Fast and Furious (a.k.a., “Gunwalker”) in Jacksonville, Florida

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Broken Oath: The trail of drugs, guns, and sex that led to a former public defender’s downfall. That’s the headline over at firstcoastnews.com. It’s your basic tale of a defense…

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Nonimmigrant Aliens May Legally Buy and Possess Firearms in the US

It’s long been known that nonimmigrant aliens may purchase and own firearmsĀ  in the United States for hunting or for sporting purposes. To legally purchase firearms from federally licensed dealers,…

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Bill Introduced in US House to Roll Back Obama’s ‘Fast and Furious’ Rule

Gun control advocates are still feeling blowback from the scandalous Fast and Furious gunwalking scheme, six years after the story broke. In response to the scandal, Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.)…