Florida: Cop Carve-out for 3-Day Gun Sales Waiting Period?

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Luis Valdez writes: HJR-291 and HB-673 may soon make it to Florida Governor Rick Scott’s desk. They would exempt Florida law enforcement from the state’s mandatory three-day waiting period on firearm purchase….

Unarmed Jews Are Sitting Ducks: Just Thought I’d Leave This Here

I usually reserve this feature for light-hearted fare; what the news industry calls a “kicker.” Well, this ain’t that. This is a kick in the pants to all those Jews…

Breaking: Georgia Governor Signs Campus Carry

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“[Georgia] Gov. Nathan Deal signed a measure Thursday that would allow college students and others to carry concealed weapons on campus, despite vetoing similar legislation last year amid an uproar…

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Another Cop Carve-Out to Make Your Blood Boil, This One in Chicago

According to chicago.suntimes.com, the Chicago Police Department is looking to create mandatory “employee assistance programs . . . appropriate to assist officers exposed to trauma, those who are involved in shootings, domestic…

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Springfield Armory Teams-Up With the NRA To Defeat IL FFL Licence Bill

That’s the top half of an email blast from the Springfield Armory railing against Illinois Senate Bill 1657, which only passed with the help of the gunmaker’s own highly-paid lobbyist. In…

Stun Guns Legalized in New Orleans, New Jersey

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The New Jersey Revised Statutes treats the Bill of Rights like a baby treats a diaper. So it’s not surprising that possession of nonlethal stun guns by New Jersey residents…

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Quote of the Day: Oregon ‘Extreme Risk Protection Orders’ Only Target Murderers and Potential Suicides

“We’re only trying to target those who may unfortunately want to commit suicide and who may murder their spouse who’s in the house, their children who’re in the house or…

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Amanda Marcotte: Anti-Gun Docs On Parade

Who could possibly imagine a bunch of tightly specialized professionals being taken seriously when “speaking out” on a subject about which they have little or no knowledge? Yet that’s exactly…

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Springfield Armory Severs Ties with IFMA For Acting “Against Our Principles”

Springfield Armory published the following statement on their Instagram page: Springfield Armory CEO Dennis Reese Statement regarding IFMA and Gun Dealer Licensing Act (SB1657). GENESEO, IL, May 2, 2017 –…

Arie Friedman of Friedman v. Highland Park Wants An Apology From Springfield

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The fallout from Springfield Armory and Rock River Arms funneling campaign contributions to some of Illinois’ most anti-gun rights pols through the Illinois Firearms Manufacturer’s Association has evoked strong feelings from…

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Rock River Arms: We Quit IFMA Over ‘Backdoor Politics and Convoluted Deal-Making’

Statement from Rock River Arms 5/2/17: After further review, Rock River Arms, Inc.® (RRA) is immediately severing all ties with the Illinois Firearms Manufacturers Association (IFMA). We feel that IFMA’s…

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Springfield Armory & Rock River Arms Made Campaign Contributions to Anti-Gun Rights Politicians

The gun community continues to react to news of a deal made by Springfield Armory and Rock River Arms to carve out an exemption from a state licensing scheme (SB-1657). Both Springfield and…