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How Joe Biden’s Office of Gun Violence Prevention is directing the war on guns

The White House Office of Gun Violence Prevention has become a significant threat to our guns and our civil rights. When the office was unveiled in September 2023, President Joe Biden said it would, “centralize, accelerate, and intensify our work to save more lives more quickly. That’s what it was designed to do. It will

By |2024-02-16T22:05:39+00:00February 19th, 2024|Categories: News|

Black History Month: Celebrating Black Second Amendment scholars

The tradition of arms for Black Americans has always been different. “Black codes” were implemented in many states, which were designed to keep Blacks from exercising their right to keep and bear arms. In Florida, for example, whites could enter Black-owned homes and search for weapons without a warrant. In Louisiana, Blacks could be stopped

By |2024-02-12T18:02:52+00:00February 13th, 2024|Categories: News|

SAF, partners petition U.S. Supreme Court to review Illinois semi-auto and magazine bans

BELLEVUE, WA – Attorneys representing the Second Amendment Foundation and its partners in a federal challenge of the Illinois ban on modern semi-auto firearms and “large-capacity magazines” have filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court, seeking certiorari in the case of Harrel v. Raoul. SAF is joined by the Illinois State Rifle Association, Firearms

By |2024-02-12T19:49:06+00:00February 12th, 2024|Categories: News|

SAF, CCRKBA ask U.S. Supreme Court to review Maryland ‘assault weapon’ ban

BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation and Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms have once again petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to grant certiorari in their continuing challenge of Maryland’s ban on so-called “assault weapons.” SAF and CCRKBA are joined in this petition by the Firearms Policy Coalition, Field Traders,

By |2024-02-08T19:15:32+00:00February 8th, 2024|Categories: News|

ATF official: Federal prosecutors turning a blind eye to straw purchasers, again

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for Arizona is not prosecuting straw-purchase arrests with speed and vigor, which can allow weapons purchased illegally in the United States to “walk” across the border into Mexico, according to a retired ATF deputy assistant director who blew the whistle the first time this happened, in what became known as ATF’s

By |2024-02-05T19:15:46+00:00February 6th, 2024|Categories: News|

SAF joins appeal of New Mexico governor’s Second Amendment restrictions

BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation is among several groups and individuals involved in a consolidated appeal of a lower court ruling in the challenge of New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s emergency order last September which suspended Second Amendment rights in Albuquerque and surrounding Bernalillo County. The case is being appealed to the

By |2024-02-02T19:17:05+00:00February 2nd, 2024|Categories: News|

SAF Victory: Judge grants restraining order, injunction against NY housing authority gun ban

BELLEVUE, WA – A federal judge in New York has granted a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction to the Second Amendment Foundation and its partners in a challenge of a public housing authority gun ban in Cortland, N.Y. The case is known as Hunter v. Cortland Housing Authority. U.S. District Judge Glenn T. Suddaby

By |2024-01-31T16:22:16+00:00January 31st, 2024|Categories: News|

White House wants schools to gaslight parents about guns

The White House wants to enlist school officials to help hoodwink parents about its gun control plans, according to a statement issued last week. The reason is simple: They want to take advantage of the officials’ credibility, which the White House lacks, especially when it comes to guns. Teachers and administrators, the White House said

By |2024-01-30T16:12:02+00:00January 31st, 2024|Categories: News|

BREAKING: SAF sues A.G. Garland, ATF and FBI directors over medical marijuana gun ban

BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation and a District Attorney in Pennsylvania have filed a federal lawsuit against Attorney General Merrick Garland, the heads of the FBI and ATF, and the U.S. Government, challenging the federal prohibition on gun ownership by medical marijuana users. The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court for the

By |2024-01-23T19:18:06+00:00January 23rd, 2024|Categories: News|

New anti-gun group hopes foreign lawsuits will increase domestic gun control

In what may be a sign of growing desperation, a new anti-gun nonprofit has funded and filed two lawsuits against American firearm manufacturers by the Mexican government, a lawsuit against Smith & Wesson in a Canadian court, and a civil rights complaint with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights – a foreign group with no

By |2024-01-23T07:25:12+00:00January 23rd, 2024|Categories: News|
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