Hawaii Rifle Association and NRA Sue Over Hawaii’s De Facto Concealed Carry Permit Ban

By NRA-ILA FAIRFAX, Va. – The Hawaii Rifle Association (HRA), with the support of the National Rifle Association, today filed a lawsuit challenging Hawaii’s extreme requirement that a concealed carry license can only be issued in “urgent” or “exceptional” instances. “This law is so extreme that regular, law-abiding Americans cannot obtain concealed carry licenses, and […]

Despite the Magazine Ban Ruling, the California Gun Control Beat Goes On

By NRA-ILA On Tuesday, April 2, both the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committee are scheduled to hear several firearm-related bills and on Wednesday, April 3, the Assembly Appropriations Committee is also scheduled to hear several firearm-related bills. Click here to contact the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committee AND the Assembly Appropriations Committee.     Assembly […]

PROBLEMATIC: The Term ‘Red Flag’ Isn’t Inclusive and is Triggering Some on the Anti-Gun Left

Those of us who support the Second Amendment and the right to keep and bear arms have always been disturbed by gun violence restraining orders, or so-called red flag laws. Ever since California put the first one in place, allowing due process-free confiscation of an individual’s guns based on the suspicions of others, we’ve opposed […]

NZ Confiscations Begin: Police Going to Gun Owners’ Homes, Jobs…One Gun Owner Dead

According to members of New Zealand’s largest firearm forum, Kiwi police are starting to go to gun owners’ places of employment, homes, and even visiting gun ranges in an attempt to gather information and get gun owners to relinquish their firearms. Police are apparently trolling social media for leads on newly-prohibited firearms. Additionally, it appears that […]

Pittsburgh Mayor, City Council Happy to Spend Taxpayer Money Fighting State Preemption Law

After the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, the city’s Democrat-controlled government has made a strong push for more gun control laws. But there’s something standing in their way, namely Pennsylvania’s longstanding preemption law. Despite the state law which clearly prevents the proposed legislation, Mayors Against Illegal Guns member Bill Peduto and a variety of city councilmen have taken […]