BREAKING: Illinois Judge Permanently Blocks Deerfield’s ‘Assault Weapon’ and Magazine Possession Bans

Today, an Illinois judge in the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Court for Lake County, IL ruled for gun owners in the case of Guns Save...

BREAKING: US District Court Strikes Down New York’s Ban on TASERs and Stun Guns

New York, being opposed to citizens having the ability to adequately defend themselves, either within our outside their homes, has had a longtime ban...
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Activist Court Turns the Law Designed to Protect the Firearm Industry from Frivolous Lawsuits...

By NRA-ILA On Thursday, the Connecticut Supreme Court created a dangerous new exception to the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act (PLCAA), a strong...

Connecticut Supreme Court Rules Nuisance Lawsuit Against Gun Makers May Continue

The Connecticut Supreme Court today over-ruled an appeals court, allowing a nuisance lawsuit against gun makers to go forward.  The suit claims gun makers...
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Federal Judge Denies Massachusetts AG’s Attempts to Stall “Assault Weapons” Lawsuit

Back in 2016, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey unilaterally "re-interpreted" the state's 1998 assault weapons ban and issued an "Enforcement Notice." By expanding the...
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Firearms Policy Coalition Files for Expedited Appeal of Bump Stock Ban Ruling

Last week and DC District Court judge OK'd President Trump's bump stock ban which arbitrarily re-classifies bump fire stocks as machine guns. Now the...
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More Second Amendment Tea Leaves From the Supreme Court

By LKB Reading the tea leaves of what may be going on behind the tightly closed doors of the Supreme Court is always a dicey...

10 Self-Defense Lessons From Illinois’ Version of the George Zimmerman Trial

Thankfully, jury trials in legitimate self-defense cases don't happen very often. Unfortunately, we just had one of those cases here in America's heartland with...
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Massachusetts Gives In, Will Process Some Gun Permits Under Court Order

It's come to this: it's now news when the state of Massachusetts decides to comply with court orders requiring them to reinstate firearms licenses...
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Fairchild: You Think Gun Rights are Inalienable? Read the Heller Decision

Some wonder why lower courts have openly thumbed their noses at the Heller and McDonald decisions over the last decade. Scalia went out of...
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The Atlantic: NYSR&PA Supreme Court Case Will ‘Supersize the Second Amendment’

By LKB Hot on the heels of Slate's breathless recognition that the Supreme Court's grant of cert in the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association case may portend a...

Illinois George Zimmerman/Trayvon Martin 2.0 Self-Defense Trial Underway

The first degree murder trial of James Love began Tuesday in Galesburg, IL.  Love, a 59-year-old respected local farmer, claims he fired in self-defense. ...