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Illinois Assault Weapons Ban Challenged

Gun groups seek restraining order before ordinance takes effect; hearing set for Friday.

NRA Supports Maryland Lawsuit

The NRA is standing by Brian Kirk Malpasso as he challenges Maryland’s requirement that a person show good cause to carry concealed.

Standing Guard | U.S. Virgin Islands Order Shows Link Between Registration Lists And Confiscation

An order by the governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands to confiscate registered firearms from law-abiding citizens as a response to a hurricane is an excellent example of how registration leads to confiscation.

Dem AGs Taking On Concealed Carry Reciprocity

As the National Rifle Association works diligently to try to ensure that law-abiding Americans can have the means to protect themselves wherever they travel in the country, anti-gun Democrat attorneys general are pushing back against national concealed-carry reciprocity legislation.

House Committee Passes SHARE Act

The House Committee on Natural Resources on Wednesday approved H.R. 3668, the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act. The measure now goes to the full U.S. House of Representatives for consideration.

NRA/CRPA File Third Lawsuit Over “Assault Weapons” Regulations

Back in May, NRA attorneys representing the California Rifle and Pistol Association (CRPA) filed a lawsuit challenging the state’s ban on standard capacity magazines. It wasn’t the first suit filed—just a month before, the NRA and affiliated groups issued a legal challenge over the ban of bullet buttons—and it wouldn’t be the last, promised NRA-ILA Executive Director Chris W. Cox. “This lawsuit, and others that will follow, is an effort to ensure the rights of law-abiding gun owners are respected in California, Cox said at the time.

NRA-PVF Announces Virginia Election Endorsements

NRA’s Political Victory Fund has announced endorsements for critical Virginia offices ahead of this November’s elections.

Supreme Court Could Hear Maryland Gun Ban Case

A group of Maryland citizens, with the support of the National Rifle Association, has filed a petition to the U.S. Supreme Court seeking to reverse a Court of Appeals ruling that stripped some of America’s most popular rifles of Second Amendment protection.

Lone Star Governor Makes License To Carry Fees Among Nation’s Lowest

The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) is congratulating Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for signing legislation that makes license to carry fees in Texas among the country’s lowest. Chris W. Cox, NRA-ILA executive director, said, “No one should be priced out of their right to carry a firearm for self-protection. This bill makes it easier for all Texans to exercise this fundamental right.”

NRA Endorses Luther Strange In Alabama Special Election

NRA-PVF has announced its endorsement of Luther Strange for the United States Senate. Strange served as attorney general of Alabama from 2011 until 2017, when he was appointed to temporarily fill the Senate vacancy left by now-Attorney General Jeff Sessions. To permanently fill the seat, a special election will be held on Dec. 12, with the primary scheduled for Aug. 15.

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