City of Boulder Can’t Even Get 100 Gun Owners to ‘Certify’ Their Newly Outlawed ‘Assault Weapons’

In May, the city council of Boulder, Colorado, unanimously passed an “assault weapons” ban, along with a ban on bump stocks and “high capacity” magazines. The ban will officially take effect on January 1, 2019, at which point possession of a prohibited weapon or accessory will be punishable by 90 days in jail and/or a […]

Boulder is Why the Colorado Legislature Enacted a State Preemption Law

“I can assume that (Colorado’s preemption law was enacted) by the General Assembly in fear that some unit of local government would try to restrict someone’s Second Amendment rights, and now, big surprise, Boulder did it. Our worst fears were realized.” – Mountain States Legal Foundation president William Perry Pendley in ‘We don’t have to accept the […]

Boulder City Council Doubles Down on Gun and Magazine Ban

On May 15, the Boulder, Colorado, city government unanimously passed an “assault weapons” and “high capacity” magazine ban. The ban is likely illegal and was immediately challenged in a lawsuit. On Tuesday, the Boulder city council doubled down on the ban, adding still more restrictions, and an exemption for competitive shooters who travel through the […]

Lawsuit Filed Challenging Boulder, CO’s Assault Weapons Ban

On Tuesday, the Boulder, Colorado city council unanimously passed an ordinance banning the possession and sale of of various firearms and accessories including so-called assault weapons. The brief for the ordinance cites several biased, partisan “studies” to attempt to justify the ordinance which likely violates Colorado’s preemption statute, not to mention state and federal constitutional protections. […]