Lawsuit Forces Wake County, NC Sheriff to Expedite Pistol Permit Processing

The declaration of a pandemic was just what the anti-gun doctor ordered earlier this year, giving jurisdictions around the country a ready-made excuse to slow down their process of allowing citizens to exercise their Second Amendment rights. A number of states — the usual suspects — either shut down their background check system, their permitting […]

Medical Schools Teaching Students That Guns are a ‘Public Health Problem’ [VIDEO]

This Week in Gun Rights is TTAG’s weekly roundup of legal, legislative and other news affecting guns, the gun business and gun owners’ rights. Medical schools teaching students that guns are a “public health problem” Public health problems are numerous — plagues, pollution, malnutrition — all of them have demonstrable impacts on the growth and […]

SAF, FPC Sue the ATF to End Under-21 Handgun Sales Ban

From the Second Amendment Foundation: The Second Amendment Foundation today filed a federal lawsuit challenging federal law that prevents young adults from purchasing and owning handguns. SAF is joined by the Firearms Policy Coalition and Louisiana Shooting Association and two private citizens, Caleb Reese and Joseph Granich, both in the affected age group. The lawsuit […]

‘Experts’: ACB on the Supreme Court is an Existential Threat to California’s Gun Control Laws

“There are challenges on California’s gun laws bubbling through the federal courts, which makes it possible but not likely we see a case this term,” said UCLA Law Professor Adam Winkler, who specializes in constitutional law and the Second Amendment. “But it won’t be long before the court finally takes another gun case.” And when […]

SAF and FPC Sue New York City Over ‘Proper Cause’ Requirement for Carry Permits

From the Second Amendment Foundation: The Second Amendment Foundation and Firearms Policy Coalition today filed a federal lawsuit against New York City regulations that essentially combine to ban average law-abiding citizens from carrying loaded handguns outside the home for personal protection. The case is known as Greco v. City of New York. SAF and FPC […]

FPC, SAF, NJ2AS File New Lawsuit Challenging New Jersey Handgun Carry Ban

From the Firearms Policy Coalition: Today, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC),  Second Amendment Foundation (SAF), and New Jersey Second Amendment Society (NJ2AS) announced the filing of a new federal lawsuit challenging the State of New Jersey’s laws that prevent individuals from carrying a loaded handgun outside of the home for self-defense. This new lawsuit challenges New […]