April 30, 2019
Predictable: Gun Control Advocate Pushes Ineffectual Laws Already Passed

It's predictable. In the wake of the tragic shooting last Saturday at the Poway, Calif., synagogue that left one dead and three others wounded, gun control advocates came out of the woodwork explaining that if we just outlawed "assault weapons," this tragedy wouldn't have happened. Over at San Diego Jewish World, Philadelphia-based writer Bruce S. Ticker […]

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April 29, 2019
California Democrats Look to Add to Crimes that Strip 2A Rights

Proving that no bad gun control idea ever really dies, California state Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson, D.-Santa Barbara, has introduced a bill that would expand the crimes that would result in the loss of a person's 2nd Amendment rights for 10 years. The bill in its current form adds possession of a controlled substance with intent […]

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April 27, 2019
NRA Sues Los Angeles Over Contractor Disclosure Rule

The National Rifle Association (NRA) last week filed a lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles over a new law which requires contractors to disclose any times they have with the gun owners group. The National Rifle Assn. filed a lawsuit Wednesday challenging a new Los Angeles law requiring companies that seek contracts with the city […]

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April 25, 2019
Study Shows Failures in Crime Reporting Allowing Criminals to Get Guns

A study released earlier this week by Stanford Law School shows that the failure of local law enforcement agencies and prosecutors to correctly report arrests and crimes to state and federal databases have allowed criminals to purchase guns. Before authorities charged Anton Lemon Paris last year with murder and attempted murder in the shooting of […]

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April 23, 2019
Court Slaps Down California DOJ Over Misuse of Fees

Last Friday, California state Judge Michael P. Kenny slapped down the state's Department of Justice over misuse of fees paid by gun owners. When a firearm is purchased from a gun dealer in California, a $19 Dealer Record of Sale (DROS) fee is charged. This fee was created in 1982 to specifically cover the cost […]

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April 10, 2019
CRPA: California's 'Nuisance Provision' for LCMs Unconstitutional

The California Rifle and Pistol Association (CRPA), the official state association of the National Rifle Association, has released an explainer for Californians who still have questions about the Duncan v. Becerra case and what exactly last week's stay of the decision by U.S. District Court Judge Roger T. Benitez means. Much of what is contained in […]

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April 9, 2019
Rep. Eric "Duke Nukem" Swalwell Announces White House Bid

Last night on CBS' Late Show with Stephen Colbert, California Rep. Eric "Duke Nukem" Swalwell announced that he is the 1,587th Democrat running for president in 2020. Swalwell has made a name for himself in recent years as a hardline gun-control advocate anti-gun nut. And it would be a short war my friend. The government […]

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April 6, 2019
Warning for California Gun Owners with Large Capacity Magazines

The window to legally purchase a large-capacity magazines for California residents closed at 5 p.m. Friday, but, thanks to the state's draconian gun laws, a warning is needed for those who might want to use one of their new magazines in an AR- or AK-pattern rifle. For a week, Judge Roger. T. Benitez made it […]

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April 4, 2019
Californians have until 5 PM Friday to Purchase Large Capacity Magazines

California residents have until 5 p.m. Friday, April 5, to purchase large capacity magazines that can hold more than 10 rounds legally. In an order released mid-afternoon Thursday, U.S. District Court Judge Roger T. Benitez granted the state of California its requested stay of his ruling striking down the state's blanket ban on firearm magazines […]

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April 3, 2019
Will the Ninth Circuit Put a Halt to the Magazine Purchase Frenzy?

Yesterday passed without a requested ruling by the California Department of Justice on a stay of Judge Roger T. Benitez's ruling striking down the state's ban on the importation, manufacture or acquisition of "large-capacity magazines (LCMs)." According to the CalDOJ's request, it appears as they're willing to give Benitez until Friday, April 5, to issue […]

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April 2, 2019
Californians going on magazine-buying spree

In the wake of last Friday's ruling invalidating a California law that has banned importing magazines that hold more than 10 rounds for nearly two decades, it appears that many California gun owners are going on a buying spree. Over at the Calguns.net message board, one of the main online gathering places for California gun […]

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April 1, 2019
2nd Amendment Victory in California

On Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Roger T. Benitez handed California gun owners their biggest 2nd Amendment victory since the three-judge panel decision in the Peruta case. At issue in the case, Duncan v. Becerra, was was California Penal Code §32390, most recently amended in 2016 by Prop. 63. Previously the section had contained a […]

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