California DOJ Submits Proposed Regulations on Upcoming Ammunition Background Check Requirements

By NRA-ILA Beginning July 1, 2019, all ammunition transactions in the state of California will be subject to a background check requirement.  But in order to implement this requirement, the California Department of Justice (“DOJ”) must first adopt necessary regulations which, as of yesterday, have been submitted to the Office of Administrative Law (“OAL”) for […]

California Gun Control Fail: 1000+ Guns Seized in Raid on Bel Air Home

California is America’s gun control nirvana. It’s what all of the other anti-gun wannabe states aspire to be. The state gets a big A rating from Gabby Giffords’ civilian disarmament operation. Whether it’s red flag laws, magazine capacity limits, microstamping mandates, “safe storage” requirements or a ban on scary black rifles, the Golden State’s got […]

Despite the Magazine Ban Ruling, the California Gun Control Beat Goes On

By NRA-ILA On Tuesday, April 2, both the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committee are scheduled to hear several firearm-related bills and on Wednesday, April 3, the Assembly Appropriations Committee is also scheduled to hear several firearm-related bills. Click here to contact the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committee AND the Assembly Appropriations Committee.     Assembly […]

Brownells, Other Retailers Shipping Magazines to California as Fast as Possible

When Friday’s decision regarding California’s magazine ban was announced, it wasn’t quite clear how far the injunction went. But as the gun world has had time to digest the Duncan v. Becerra ruling, it became clear that Judge Benitez’s permanent injunction not only applied to Proposition 63 (which outlawed possession of standard capacity magazines), but […]

CA District Court Ruling May Clear the Way for New ‘High Capacity’ Magazine Sales

Yesterday’s ruling by U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez ensures that California owners of magazines with a capacity of over ten rounds can keep them. At least for now. By way of background, selling so-called high capacity magazines had been banned in the state since the beginning of the century, but existing owners of standard capacity magazines […]

Second Amendment Foundation Files for Supreme Court Review of CA ‘Unsafe Handgun Act’

In the crime-free, gun-controlled utopia of California, guns available for sale to civilians are subject to something called the Unsafe Handgun Act. The law mandates that guns sold there have three features: 1) a magazine disconnect safety, 2) a loaded chamber indicator and…wait for it…3) microstamping capability. Gun models sold before the law was enacted […]

Study By Anti-Gun Researchers Finds Universal Background Checks Do Nothing to Decrease Violence, Suicides

There are no more anti-gun academic research operations than Garen Wintemute’s UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program and Johns Hopkins’ Bloomberg School of Public Health. For that reason, they’re among the most-quoted “authorities” for the mainstream media when it comes to the results of their research and bolstering the case against civilian firearm ownership. But […]