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Firearm Preemption Protection is Challenged

Gun control advocates describe pre-emption as a way to strip localities of governing power, but really it helps ensure uniformity of laws across a state.

Bus Carry Ban Rescinded in Dayton, Ohio

Victory for gun owners in Dayton, Ohio! On Tuesday, the Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority reversed its policy to now allow law-abiding gun owners with a concealed carry permit to carry on buses and in the public areas of RTA property.

California Assembly Passes Bill To Restrict Guns In Schools

The California Assembly earlier this week passed a bill that would revoke superintendents' ability to allow people to carry guns in school zones, prompting one lawmaker to spout off about something he apparently knows little about.

John Lott Shoots Down Myth Of Gun-Free School Zones

In an op-ed posted at ocregister.com, author and criminologist John Lott said those seeking to further restrict the legal carry of handguns on school grounds in California have an answer in search of a problem.

NRA Is Supporting Nebraska Pre-emption Legislation

We told you last week about firearm pre-emption legislation that has been introduced in Nebraska. Now the National Rifle Association has announced its support for the measure.

Gun-Ban Lobbyist Tries (Again) To Blame NRA For Criminal Shootings

Shannon Watts used a criminal shootout among illegal gamblers to try to blame the criminal misuse of firearms on laws that protect people against the criminal misuse of firearms.

Utah County Mayor Institutes Rule Requiring Background Checks on Private Sales at Gun Shows

Second Amendment advocates are concerned the new rule violates the intent of state pre-emption laws.

U.S. Supreme Court Protects Gun Owner Privacy

The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision protects the sanctity of gun owners’ homes.

On the Road Again? Get the 2021 Traveler’s Guide to the Firearms Laws of the Fifty States

It’s wise for gun owners to have the most-current version of the Traveler’s Guide to Firearm Laws of the Fifty States by J. Scott Kappas in their vehicles.

High Demand for Tennessee’s New Online Concealed Carry Permit Option

Eight days after it became available, 1,200 people already had applied for Tennessee’s new carry permit.

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