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Anti-gun advocate Leeland Yee

California Bill Would Have Outlawed Firearms with Detachable Magazines

  A bill introduced in the California Senate, authored by Senator Leland Yee, would have outlawed all firearms in the state that use detachable magazines. The bill, designated SB249, was removed from a committee hearing slated for Thursday, Aug. 16. This effectively kills the measure, according to the National Shooting Sports Foundation, which lobbied...

Open carry is a right, but every right comes with responsibilities

CCW Profiling? Maybe! But think about how you act.

Here is an interesting excerpt from the Milwaukee JournalSentinel online edition of July 24… Milwaukee police officer Cassandra Benitez testified that when she first looked into Sutterfield’s car from the passenger side with a flashlight, she did not notice the 9mm Glock on Sutterfield’s hip, despite being extra alert to a possible weapon after...

Martin Young from the Oxford Times

British Gun Collector’s 350 Shotguns Seized

Martin Young, a 67-year-old antique gun collector in England, is battling Oxford city council to have his 350 guns returned and his gun license renewed. He has 30 days to arrange for the guns to be moved or the police will auction them off. Mr. Young believes that his collection might be one of...

This is your day. Use your rights or lose them.

Exercise Your CCW Rights On Independence Day

Become an advocate for gun ownership and concealed carry. Talk about it. Talk about it rationally. Let people know that you believe in the right of law-abiding citizens to be able to protect themselves anywhere they go

McMillan firearms

Does Bank of America Discriminate Against Gun Makers?

UPDATE: Click here to watch a video of Kelly McMillan discussing the Bank of America controversy. Arizona-based McMillan, which produces custom-made rifles, ammunition, gunstocks and other related gear, recently announced that the Bank of America had apparently stopped doing business with McMillan because it made and sold firearms. According to FoxNews, “Kelly McMillan, operations...

Massad Ayoob on Stand Your Ground

Video: Massad Ayoob on ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

In this video from the Cato Institute, Massad Ayoob draws on his decades of experience to critically examine so-called “Stand Your Ground” and “Castle Doctrine” laws. Shown here are a short clip and a complete clip of his talk at the Cato Institute. Ayoob was one of many to speak at the Cato Institute...

fast and furious

Video: Miscommunication at Root of ‘Operation Fast & Furious’ Follies

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com If two federal agencies set out to tackle crime near the U.S.-Mexico border, it would make sense they’d communicate with each other, right? The latest information suggests that’s not the case. Miscommunication between the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives apparently resulted...

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Kimber Opposes New York Firearm Microstamping Legislation

From Kimber: Yonkers, NY — March 21, 2012 — Kimber Mfg., Inc., one of America’s leading firearms manufacturing companies located in Yonkers, has announced strong opposition to both the proposed microstamping legislation and its inclusion in the budget (AB 9055C) under consideration by the New York State General Assembly. In addition to the Governor’s...

Students at CSU were recently notified that concealed carry handguns are now legal on Colorado campuses.

Let’s hear it for Colorado

This notice recently went out to all students and the Colorado School of Mines announcing that those with permits may carry concealed handguns on campus.  This shows the right to self-defense does not stop at the campus boundaries. It also shows the extent to which Regents at the University of Colorado went to stop...