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PA Bill Number: HB2021

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, repealing provisions relating to prohibited conduct during emergency.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, repealing provisions relating to prohibited conduct during emergency. ...

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Last Action Date: Jan 20, 2018

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Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. - John F. Kennedy, Address on the first Anniversary of the Alliance for Progress. March 13, 1962

The Progressive Answer to Violence :: 01/20/2018

It’s incredible that with every shooting, the Left, from politicians to sycophantic “news reporters,” start clamoring for “gun control”. The dead victims are not yet in their graves and those who survived have not even exited the operating rooms. But, let not a crisis go to waste, right?


Gun owners and Republicans really DO want concealed carry reciprocity! :: 01/20/2018

Recently the United States House of Representatives passed legislation to protect the right to bear arms that extends each state’s authorization to carry to all states. This was not to the liking of Daniel Webster, the Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research, an arm of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.


Is Mitch McConnell The Reason We Don't Have National Reciprocity? :: 01/19/2018

One of the biggest items on the agenda for many gun owners is national reciprocity. The time for such a law has never been better, with the GOP holding both chambers of Congress, the White House, and a majority on the Supreme Court. It seems likely that national reciprocity needs to happen now or it may never happen.


New York, Delaware Look At Civil Confiscation Legislation :: 01/19/2018

It seems reasonable enough — most mass shooters are deranged and therefore we need to do more to keep guns out of the hands of people who are seriously mentally ill.


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New York Libertarians lose first battle in pistol permit challenge :: 01/15/2018

A federal court last week dismissed a lawsuit brought by a number of New York residents backed by a county Libertarian party over the state’s restrictive handgun permitting rules.


Former Pittsburgh gun store owner gets 30 months on weapons charges :: 01/11/2018

A one-time western Pennsylvania gun shop owner was sentenced in federal court this week over improper records on numerous transactions and mishandling an unregistered National Firearms Act item.


California zoning law banning gun shops is challenged in Supreme Court filing :: 01/10/2018

Gun rights groups have filed a petition with the Supreme Court in the hopes that it would consider a controversial appeals court decision that limits where gun stores can open within one county in California.


The Top 10 Second Amendment-Related Court Rulings of 2017 :: 01/05/2018

Buoyed by Donald Trump’s upset victory in November, Second Amendment advocates expected great things to happen in 2017 with a pro-gun rights President and Republican-controlled Congress in Washington, D.C.


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Michigan Self-Defense: Police: CPL holder shoots man who stole iPhone :: 01/19/2018

A 19-year-old man is hospitalized and under arrest after being shot in his right thigh early Thursday morning in the course of allegedly stealing an iPhone during a planned buy on Detroit's west side.


Indiana Self-Defense: Woman Shoots and Kills Man Who Pins Her to Fence :: 01/19/2018

Indiana’s Marion County prosecutor ruled that a woman acted in self-defense when she shot and killed a man whom witnesses described as pinning her against a fence.


Missouri Self-Defense: Gunfire Breaks Out During Attempted Burglary In Springfield :: 01/18/2018

Police say shots were fired during an attempted break-in early Tuesday morning at a home at the corner of Missouri and Elm in Springfield. 


California Self-Defense: Alleged Oroville intruder critical after being shot by resident :: 01/18/2018

Oroville >> A man who allegedly tried to force his way into a home early Wednesday morning is in “extremely critical” condition after being shot by the resident, according to the Oroville Police Department


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