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.
Cleveland Tried to Blame Freedom—Court Said No
The city ignored Ohio pre-emption by enacting gun restrictions that overstepped state laws, and now it will pay for it.
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.
Florida Gun Store Owner Wins Zoning Lawsuit
A gun retailer in North Miami Beach challenged the city’s attempt to ignore the state’s pre-emption law when it came to restricting where gun stores can operate.