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The NRA’s Position on Bump Fire Stocks was Genius

The National Rifle Association’s decision to stand down over the issue of bump fire stocks has generated a lot of concern, both among TTAG’s readership and elsewhere in the gun owning community. From my...
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KY: Bowling Green Eliminates Gun Ban in City Buildings

On 2 January, 2018, the City of Bowling Green, Kentucky finalized an action that repealed the city ban on the carrying of concealed weapons in city buildings.  The video of the Commissioners meeting can...
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Florida Governor Rick Scott and the 7-10 Split

March 9th, 2018, a date which will live in infamy. You see, I never thought I would live to see it happen, but it's happening. I'm not talking about Donald Trump as president, the...

Pennsylvania Game Commission OKs Hunting Big Game with Semiautomatic Shotguns

In 2017, Pennsylvania became the last state to restore legal hunting of game with semiautomatic rifles. Hunting with semiautomatic rifles had been outlawed in the Keystone State since 1907. Last week, the Pennsylvania Board...
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We’ll Just Leave This Right Here – The Tree of Life Flag

This flag (that's "come and take it" in Hebrew) should be flying outside every synagogue in the country, backed by people inside who are equipped to defend themselves from the next person who contemplates...
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DC District Court Rulings on Federal Vacancies Act Conveniently Allow for Violating Gun Rights

A notable decision came out of the DC District Court on Sunday. You may wonder what this has to do with guns, but please bear with me. Judge rules Cuccinelli appointment to top immigration post...
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Ammopocalypse Now! and Other COVID19-Induced Hysteria [VIDEO]

36 This is TTAG’s weekly roundup of legal and legislative news affecting guns, the gun business and gun owners’ rights. For a deeper dive into the topics discussed here, check out this week in gun rights at...
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Proposed Rule Change Would Eliminate Written Permission Requirement for Guns on Army Corps Of...

The Army Corps of Engineers is soliciting comments on a notice of proposed rule-making that would make life easier for gun owners on 11.7 million acres of federal lands they manage. The Department of the...
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NFA Nonsense: The Insane Regulation of Short-Barrel Firearms

By Mark Houser Under the National Firearms Act (NFA), you can be imprisoned for owning an otherwise legal rifle or shotgun if it has a short barrel. Government agents might even kill you — you certainly...
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The ATF Objectifies Pistol Stabilizing Braces

The ATF's proposed rule for determining whether a firearm is a stabilizer-braced pistol or a short-barreled rifle is open for comments. It was published in the Federal Register yesterday, as Docket No. 2020R–10. But...
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Let’s Not Celebrate the ATF Pistol Brace Withdrawal Quite So Fast

Yesterday, the ATF withdrew its notice and request for comments on pistol braces. Dan Zimmerman called this "an unqualified victory." I respectfully beg to differ. I see it as a retrenchment rather than a...
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California’s Department of Justice is Putting Firearm Dealers Out of Business…Again

Somehow the People's Republic of California manages to amaze me every year as they find ways to be even more anti-gun and oppressive. This past weekend gave me some downtime and I spoke to...