Fifth Circuit says ATF’s Final Rule on receivers is illegal

BELLEVUE, WA – A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has ruled unanimously that the Final Rule promulgated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives on firearms receivers is illegal, and has remanded the case back to the district court for reconsideration. Writing for the court, Circuit

By |2023-11-10T12:27:15+00:00November 10th, 2023|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

SAF files response in challenge to Washington State magazine ban

BELLEVUE, WA – Attorneys representing the Second Amendment Foundation and its partners in a federal court challenge of Washington state’s ban on so-called “large capacity magazines” have filed a response brief to motions for summary judgment. The case is known as Sullivan v. Ferguson and it was filed on June 3, 2022 in U.S. District Court.

By |2023-10-03T11:51:45+00:00October 3rd, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

SAF VICTORY: California city suspends ‘sensitive areas’ enforcement

BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation is celebrating a small but significant victory after the community of Los Gatos, in Santa Clara County, decided to suspend enforcement of an ordinance adopted earlier this year establishing several new “sensitive areas” where legal concealed carry is prohibited. Enforcement of the ordinance was put “on hold” after

By |2023-09-05T18:51:58+00:00September 5th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

Bass Pro’s background check policy raises questions

Cecil Trimble, a 35-year-old restaurant manager, took a fishing reel to Bass Pro Shop’s Tampa store last week to be respooled with new line. As he was waiting, he wandered over to the gun department and immediately spotted the object of his recent desire. Trimble had been searching for a Sig P365 X Macro for

By |2023-07-20T15:35:55+00:00July 21st, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

Washington State Gov. Inslee’s training requirement for gun buyers same as literacy test for voters

BELLEVUE, WA – Washington Democrat Gov. Jay Inslee this morning signed legislation requiring gun buyers to provide proof they have completed a firearms training course before being allowed to complete their transaction, but the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is calling this the equivalence of a “literacy test” that was

By |2023-04-25T19:56:01+00:00April 25th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

BREAKING: Florida becomes the 26th state to allow permitless carry

More than half the country now allows the concealed carry of firearms without the need for a permission slip from the government. Florida became the 26th state – the majority state – Monday morning when Gov. Ron DeSantis signed CS/HB 543 at 8:15 a.m. The new law takes effect July 1. “It’s a huge step

By |2023-04-03T15:54:54+00:00April 3rd, 2023|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

Biden’s executive order on gun is about restrictions, not safety, CCRKBA says

BELLEVUE, WA – President Joe Biden’s new executive order on guns won’t reduce gun-related violent crime, nor will it make our communities safer, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. Biden signed the executive order Tuesday in Monterey Park, California. He is bypassing Congress, “with the goal of increasing

By |2023-03-14T21:00:44+00:00March 14th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

UPDATED: Firing a shotgun into the air, shooting to wound and other dangerous ideas

When Joe Biden announced last week that police should shoot to wound rather than shoot to stop the threat, most people ignored his crazy ideas and considered them merely the rantings of an 80-year-old man likely suffering from dementia, who has lived most of his adult life in a bubble surrounded by armed protective details.

By |2023-01-25T23:15:25+00:00January 25th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

A reference guide to Joe Biden’s war on guns

The Biden-Harris administration’s war on guns is the most comprehensive and multi-faceted gun control scheme ever created. Former Obama national security advisor Susan Rice, who has admitted meeting with gun control groups regularly at the White House, likely drafted most of the plan. Under Rice, the administration nimbly exploits any anti-gun gain, while quickly pivoting

By |2022-09-13T16:27:16+00:00September 13th, 2022|Categories: Opinion, Uncategorized|
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