PA Bill Number: HB2216
Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for sale of certain toy guns and imitation firearms prohibited.
Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for sale of certain toy guns and imitation firearms prohibited. ...
Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY
Last Action Date: Jan 15, 2020
Firearms Seminar hosted by PA Rep. Mike Puskaric - 01/25/2020
Carrick Sportsmen’s Club 3301 Ridge Road, South Park, PA
Keep Cook Rally - 01/25/2020
Valley Inn Social Hall 34 Snyder Avenue, Monongahela, PA
Concealed Carry Education Seminar hosted by PA Senator Doug Mastriano - 01/25/2020
South Mountain Fish and Game Club 11547 Loop Road, Fayetteville, PA
Inclusion in Texas Gang Membership Database Limits Gun Rights, Might Violate Due Process :: 01/17/2020
From Apodaca-Fisk v. Allen, decided Monday by Judge Dadvid C. Guaderrama (W.D. Tex.): The following facts derive from Plaintiff's [Complaint] and, in this posture, are taken as true.
VA Congressman Rips Northam's Lobby Day Gun Ban :: 01/17/2020
Congressman Denver Riggleman, who represents Virginia’s 5th district that stretches from Charlottesville south to the Virginia/North Carolina border, says he’s concerned about Governor Northam’s declaration of a temporary state of emergency and a ban on firearms in Capitol Square in advance of Monday’s Lobby Day activities.
DRGO: Virginia's Fact-Free Gun Zone :: 01/16/2020
If the Bloomberg-financed gun confiscation crowd gets anything right, it is its consistently beguiling messaging. In the same way that The Force in Star Wars bends the will of the weak-minded, confiscationists use language that requires us first to disabuse the public of their empty rhetoric before we can actually discuss the facts about firearms. In Virginia, the General Assembly has become not just a gun-free zone, but also a “fact-free zone,” rife with ad hominem attacks on law abiding gun owners.
Pennsylvania suicide prevention tactics: 'red flag' gun law, more treatment, less stigma :: 01/16/2020
Reducing stigma tied to mental health issues, removing barriers to treatment and seeking passage of a so-called “red flag” law to allow for removing firearms from people at risk of suicide will be among themes guiding a statewide suicide prevention strategy.
Say What?! Antifa is Set to Protest Alongside 2nd Amendment Advocates in What is Sure to Be a Giant Mess :: 01/16/2020
Are you pro-gun? If so, are you ready to march with your brothers and sisters in arms?
Colorado woman uses red flag law against officer who shot and killed her knife-wielding son :: 01/15/2020
FORT COLLINS, COLORADO- I’m trying so hard to stop laughing so I can tell you how stupid a Colorado woman is. I hate to speak ill of her since she has lost a child, but there really is no better word to describe her based on what she’s trying to do.
Guns the No. 2 'extremely important' issue in 2020 :: 01/15/2020
Amid a growing national drive in some 20 states to provide “gun sanctuaries” in areas where calls are increasing for new controls, gun policy has become the second most “extremely important” issue in the 2020 elections.
Pennsylvania Push For Red Flag Laws Missing The Point :: 01/15/2020
They’re not alone on that, of course. A lot of states have either passed them or have considered such a measure. The problem, besides the obvious, is that the seem to be pushing this primarily as a suicide prevention tool.
Suicides Are Increasing In States With Red Flag Laws :: 01/15/2020
“Red flag” laws allowing for the seizure of firearms from individuals who’ve been deemed a danger to themselves or others may be politically popular (at least if you believe the polls), but are they actually effective? As I noted the other day, gun control groups pushing the gun seizure bills to disarm veterans claim that “firearm related suicides” declined in the state of Connecticut after the state implemented its red flag law back in 1999, but they leave out one very important detail.
Uh Oh: A State's Election Commission Was Held in Contempt of Court :: 01/14/2020
Judge Paul Malloy in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin found the state election commission and three of its members in contempt of court for failing to purge 255,000 people from its voter rolls, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported. The decision was made on Monday after the commission failed to follow the judge's December order to remove thousands of people from the voter rolls.
Uh Oh: Gallup Sees Enthusiasm Gap On Gun Issue :: 01/14/2020
According to a new poll from the Gallup Organization, guns are a driving issue for voters in the 2020 election. That may not come as a surprise, given the intense backlash we’ve seen in states like Virginia where Democrats are giving gun owners a sneak peek at their plans for federal gun restrictions if they take power in 2020. What may be surprising, and certainly concerning, is that according to Gallup, Democrats view “guns” as more important issue than Republicans do by 20 points; 46% to 26%.
How the Left Re-Defines GUN FREE ZONES to Fit Their Agenda :: 01/13/2020
USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- In yet another attempt to discredit lawful gun-ownership, radical anti-rights groups like Moms Demand Action, have re-defined “The Gun Free Zone” because apparently, you had it wrong this whole time. First, lets look into the minds of the anti-gun crowd so we can understand their madness.
Anti-Gunners Are the New Social-Minority Group :: 01/12/2020
USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- When will the anti-gun crowd realize that their fear of guns has been cultivated through a consistent diet of scary gun rhetoric and propaganda over the course of decades?
California Universal Background Checks and Gun Ban: No Positive Effect :: 01/12/2020
U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- A study of the effects of California's institution of Universal Background Checks, along with a state ban of firearms ownership for people who had committed a violent misdemeanor, has been published in The Annals of Epidemiology, volume 30, February, 2020.
Could U.S. Gun Owners Defeat Their Own Government in Battle? :: 01/12/2020
Gun grabbers often ask, “What do you need an AR-15/AK-47 for?”
MN Criminal An Example Of Catch And Release Criminal Justice :: 01/12/2020
As anti-gun lawmakers across the country introduce bills to turn legal gun owners into felons via gun and magazine bans, ammunition restrictions and more, a case out of Minnesota is highlighting the real issue; a catch and release criminal justice system that puts real criminals back on the street with little consequence for their crimes.
The Wounded Knee Massacre: The Forgotten History of the Native American Gun Confiscation :: 01/10/2020
The Battle at Wounded Knee is a significant battle in American history, as it put an end to the Indian Wars and is marked as the last official defeat of the Native Americans. But what’s not taught in history lessons is that Wounded Knee was one of the first federally backed gun confiscations in the history of the United States, and it ended in the massacre of nearly 300 unarmed people.
Why Journalists and Politicians are Frightened by Armed Defense :: 01/10/2020
Armed citizens stopped a mass murderer at the West Freeway Church of Christ. When we plain folk in fly-over country heard that the attacker was stopped quickly, most of us thought, “Praise God.” In contrast, Joe Biden said it was irrational to allow anyone to be armed at any religious institution. Some journalists said they were terrified that ordinary citizens could be armed at church.
A Condescending Anti-Gun Argument :: 01/09/2020
Tom Nichols can’t think of good reasons that people would carry guns and take an interest in gun policy. That’s telling.
Bloomberg Visits Virginia, Scolds Gun Owners :: 01/09/2020
Former New York mayor and gun control sugar daddy Michael Bloomberg was in Richmond, Virginia as the state legislative session kicked off on Wednesday. Bloomberg, who spent millions in the state backing anti-gun candidates in the 2019 elections, used his time in the Old Dominion to scold gun owners for the Second Amendment Sanctuary push in the state, and to urge them to urge them to turn in their guns to local police.
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