NRA Warns Trump on Background Check Support

The NRA’s embattled Executive Director Wayne LaPierre warned President Trump that promoting additional gun control would not go over well among his supporters. LaPierre, breaking from the NRA’s past tendency to maintain a low profile following news-making spree killings, reportedly made the comments in a phone call with President Trump Tuesday. From The Greenwich Time: […]

New York Governor Cuomo Signs Law Banning Ghost Knives

And you thought the GLOCK 7 was dangerous. Thank heavens Empire Staters have Governor Andrew Cuomo and his merry band of banners hard at work to keep them safe from, well everything! After the City of New York had its ludicrous law that outlawed just about every pocket knife declared unconstitutionally vague, New York’s legislature […]

What Does Red Flag Law ‘Rapid Due Process’ Mean?

We’ve been writing about the civil rights dangers inherent in so-called red flag laws — gun violence restraining orders, extreme risk protection orders, whatever — since they were first enacted in California. They’re a due process nightmare in which someone (virtually anyone in some states) can petition a court to have an individual’s firearms confiscated. […]

GOA: No Texan Should Have to Choose Between Following the Law and Carrying a Gun

By Rachel Malone This weekend, innocent lives were ended by violent acts, and Texans are reeling from the attack against shoppers in El Paso. This horrific taking of precious life is despicable and irreparably harms countless Texans. Gun Owners of America grieves with those who are mourning the loss of family and friends, and we pray for healing for […]

Firearms Policy Coalition Responds to Demands for More Restrictions on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in the Wake of Recent Mass Murders

The Firearms Policy Coalition has issued the following statement in response to demands for more restrictions on human rights and fundamental freedoms in the wake of recent mass murders in Dayton, El Paso, and Gilroy: We mourn for our fallen brothers and sisters whose lives were cut short or forever changed by acts of immeasurable […]

Florida AG Ashley Moody Challenges Ballot Measure That Would Outlaw Most Semi-Auto Firearms in the State

The news out of Florida in terms of gun rights hasn’t been very good in the last year and a half since Parkland. Any state named “most improved” by a civilian disarmament operation like Giffords has some serious problems where the Second Amendment is concerned. Serious problems like the current ballot initiative that would outlaw […]

Federal Judge Uphold’s CA ‘Assault Weapons Ban – TTAG Weekly Gun Law Roundup

This is TTAG’s weekly roundup of legal and legislative news affecting guns, the gun business and gun owners’ rights.  California District Court Upholds “Assault Weapon” Ban We can’t know for sure what was going on behind the scenes at the Supreme Court in 2008 when Heller was decided. In addition to striking down DC’s categorical ban […]