FPC Seeks Emergency Injunction to Prevent Enforcement of Pennsylvania AG’s 80% Lower Ruling

[ED: See TTAG’s earlier post on Pennsylvania AG Josh Shapiro’s ruling here.] HARRISBURG, PA (December 20, 2019) — Today, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced the filing of a petition and emergency motion in the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania seeking an injunction against Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) Commissioner Colonel Robert Evanchick following Attorney General Josh Shapiro’s press release and unlawful […]

Gun Grabbers Rejoice as California Blocks Tens of Thousands of Lawful Ammunition Sales

By Ryan Frasor “Working as intended.” That’s how an attorney with the Gifford’s Law Center described Proposition 63, California’s cockamamie ammunition background check system which, in less than six months, has denied over 60,000 Californians their right to purchase ammunition. That equates to approximately 20% of all ammunition sales being rejected by the California Department […]

The Bill for Our Rights

By Robert B. Young, MD On Sunday we all should have been jubilantly celebrating the 226th anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights, the original 10 amendments to the United States Constitution. Remarkably, it slipped by relatively unremarked. Yet our Bill of Rights may actually be the most significant of our republic’s founding documents. […]

SAF: If Nancy Pelosi is Lying About Child Gun Deaths, What Else is She Fibbing About?

By Second Amendment Foundation Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been called out by the Washington Post Fact Checker for repeating a blatant falsehood about the number of children who die every day from so-called “gun violence,” and today the Second Amendment Foundation wonders what else she’s been lying about. “Fact Checker Glenn Kessler plays […]

On the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party, More Americans are Declaring ‘We Will Not Comply’

By Jeff Hulbert Alongside the swirl of headlines about the Second Amendment sanctuary movement in Virginia, there are the echoes of other courageous American patriots who have battled lawless tyrants in their time. The wailing, gun-confiscating leftists of 2019 need to know this: declarations of “We will not comply!” in America are as old as […]

Massachusetts Bill Would Force Doctors to Ask About Guns and Counsel Patients Who Own Them

Massachusetts state Representative Jon Santiago has filed a bill to require doctors to screen all patients for firearms in their homes and to counsel them on safety. It’s Bill H.2005: An Act to prevent gun violence: Section 237. The director shall establish a program for firearm screening and counseling. Such program shall systematically screen all […]

Non-Citizens Owning Guns is Not a ‘Loophole’

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 FPC.  Non-citizens owning guns is not a “loophole” Last Friday saw a Saudi aviator in training murder three and injure more at […]