VCDL, GOA File Emergency Appeal of Northam’s Gun Ban to Virginia Supreme Court

[ED: Yesterday a Virginia Circuit Court judge denied the VCDL’s request for an injunction to block Governor Northam’s emergency gun ban executive order. The judge based her denial on the Heller decision’s ruling that gun rights are not unlimited and that prohibitions of firearms in “sensitive places such as schools or government buildings” is reasonable.] […]

Supreme Court Second Amendment Case Update: Bump Stocks and Massachusetts ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban

TTAG’s fortunate to have someone like LKB who’s an experienced litigator and keeps a close eye on Second Amendment case progress. He sent the following update on two cases that could go before the Supreme Court. Both the Guedes v. ATF (bump stock ban) and Worman v. Healey (Massachusetts assault weapon and large mag ban) cases were on […]

Setting A New NICS Background Check Record and the Virginia Seesaw Keeps Tilting

  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.  2019’s NICS background check record On Monday the FBI announced that in 2019 it conducted 28,369,750 background checks via NICS […]

A New Year, a Host of New Laws

  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.  New year, new laws going into effect It’s the new year and governments across the country have resolved to […]

The Supreme Court’s Failure to Defend Heller Has Created The Situation in Virginia

By Theresa Inacker Why does it seem that liberal extremists are pursuing new infringements on gun rights seemingly unchecked? Why do we have an escalated situation in Virginia where liberal politicians seek to further infringe the Second Amendment rights of its citizens, threatening imprisonment and even violence against Constitutional gun owners who have committed no […]

Two States Seeking a Ban on Red Flag Law Enforcement

By John Hanna, AP Republicans in two Midwestern states where GOP-controlled legislatures have gun-rights majorities are proposing measures aimed at preventing the U.S. government or other states from taking guns away from residents whom the courts deem a danger to themselves. Neither Oklahoma nor Kansas has “red flag” laws through which relatives or police can […]

A Red Flag Law Enforcement Ban?

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.  Kansas legislature introduced bills to keep officials from assisting the federal Government from enforcing “red flag laws” The “Kansas Anti-Red-Flag […]

Pennsylvania is Afraid of a Ghost (Gun) and More Anti-Gun Rights Hijinks [VIDEO]

  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.  Pennsylvania’s Attorney General has effectively bans “ghost guns”, Puerto Rico takes the first step to recognizing gun rights, Cuomo […]