Judge upholds ‘assault weapon’ expansion

A reinterpretation of the Commonwealth’s gun laws by Massachusetts’ Attorney General Maura Healey has withstood the first round of a legal challenge. On Friday, U.S. District Court Judge William Young dismissed a lawsuit filed by four gun dealers...

Texas Debates Gun Seizure

In a debate sparked by the Santa Fe School shooting in the state last month, a Texas House committee held a marathon hearing on Tuesday to discuss “red flag” laws. Termed “lethal violence protective orders” by...

Gun Control Groups Fighting To Overturn Open Carry Win?

A coalition of states and anti-gun organizations are working together to have pro-gun victory overturned and retried by the court. In July, a three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit said that Hawaii’s restrictions on the...

Republican Vetoes Gun Rights

Rejecting a popular permitless carry measure on Friday, Gov. Mary Fallin said the current mandate to obtain a license to carry a concealed firearm in the state was “reasonable.” Fallin, a Republican who ran for office...

Court rejects bid by groups to block 3-D firearm files, states step in

A judge in a Texas federal court last week declined to side with gun control groups trying to stop the planned release of downloadable firearm files as states are mobilizing to block the information themselves. U.S....

Should You Take Low-Light Defense Training?

Have you ever fired your everyday-carry (EDC) handgun in low-light conditions? How about in total darkness? According to FBI statistics, if you are ever involved in a violent crime, the incident will likely take place...

DICKs Finished With AR Rifles

Gun groups reacted with disappointment and disgust this week after Dick’s Sporting Goods announced new policies banning firearm sales to customers under 21 and discontinuing its inventory of assault-style rifles. Dick’s Chief Executive Officer Edward Stack made the declaration Wednesday...

New Yorker Slammed With Gun Trafficking

A convicted felon on parole for a gun-related crime faces up to 10 years behind bars for trafficking 80 firearms across state lines. Robert L. Williams, Jr., 36, used a network of straw purchasers to buy...

American Firearms Company To Supply Brazilian Police

Law enforcement in the Brazilian state of Ceará chose Texas-based Radical Firearms for its latest supply of guns, according to a company news release published this week. The Ceará State Civil Police equipped their officers with 150 RF-15 rifles, five...

State Officials Decide Not To Charge

South Carolina officials have decided not to rise to demands from state Democrats to prosecute U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman over an event where he displayed his handgun. South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson and the State...