Iowa Chief Justice Bans Weapons in the State’s Courthouses

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Governor Terry Branstad signed HF 517 back in April, a comprehensive law to reform Iowa’s antique weapons restrictions. Part of that law was requires uniform firearm laws across the state….

RETRACTION: Sheriff Howard Sills Did Not Renege on Reward

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Yesterday, on June 17, we posted an article that claimed that Sheriff Howard Sills reneged on the reward for the capture of escaped convicts. We relied on a video from…

BREAKING: Not Guilty Verdict for Officer in Philando Castile Shooting

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A Minnesota jury has found Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty of all counts for the shooting death of Philando Castile last year during a traffic stop. Yanez had been charged by…

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Michigan Appeals Court: No Guns for Wolverines

Although Michigan is all atwitter with the news that a Constitutional Carry bill has been passed by the state House, the reality is that even without the need to acquire…

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School Shootings Increased after Federal Gun Bans

High school shooting teams are increasing again after decades of decline. They were common in the 40’s, 50’s, and 60’s. Increasing government and media hostility to private gun ownership caused…

Chicago Cops Under Fire…Literally

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Chicago’s finest have come under gunfire from brazen bad guys four times in the past four days. The most recent incident happened Tuesday at about midnight. For no apparent reason,…

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Supreme Court’s Caetano Decision Bears More Fruit: Tacoma under Pressure to Legalize TASERs

The city of Tacoma Washington looks likely to do away with its ban on electric weapons. The Supreme Court decision in per curiam decision in Caetano v. Massachusetts (pdf) is the…

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Pennsylvania Legislators Want to Make Gun Owners a Protected Class

Is it proper for employers to discriminate against workers that are exercising a human right explicitly protected under the U.S. and Pennsylvania Constitutions? What if that right happened to be…

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Supreme Court: No Gun Cases for this Term…Yet

Tuesday came and went with the Supreme Court only taking one more case for its docket this year, an Ohio case involving voter registration. Gun rights activists had thought (hoped?…

Michigan Judge Rules for Open Carry Organizations

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In March of 2016, members of Michigan Gun Owners (MGO) and Michigan Open Carry (MOC) were illegally expelled from a booth they had rented at the DeVos Place Convention center….

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10th Circuit: Municipal Domestic Violence Convictions Don’t Remove 2nd Amendment Rights

The 10th Circuit has issued an opinion that convictions under local ordinances for domestic violence do not remove a person’s Second Amendment rights. Current federal law makes a person who has…

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BREAKING: DC Sniper Lee Boyd Malvo’s Life Sentence Overturned

Fox 5 reports that Lee Boyd Malvo, half of the DC sniper duo, has had his life sentence for murder thrown out courtesy of a federal district court judge. The…