Category Archives: GUN RIGHTS

How Many Americans Are "Registered" Gun Owners

Someone came by searching for “how many americans are registered gun owners.” That is a civil liberties question, and a very sore subject. Essentially, every American who has purchased a gun from a licensed dealer is “registered” as a gun … Continue reading

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More Pro Gun Progress In Puerto Rico

A Puerto Rico trial court has handed down another pro-gun rights decision. The Volokh Conspiracy reports on the case here. The case involved abuses by the Firearms Bureau that sound very much like those in Boston or New York. Briefly … Continue reading

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Aaron Zelman Has Passed Away

Thanks to David Codrea’s War On Guns, JPFO founder Aaron Zelman has passed away. The Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership has been a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment and of American’s gun rights. Mr. Zelman should be … Continue reading

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"HOW DOES A FELON GET GUN RIGHTS BACK?"

Someone came by looking for an answer to that question. Let it be understood from the get go that I am not a lawyer. That I did not sleep in a rent-a-bed last night. That there are 50 states, and … Continue reading

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everyone should have SO MUCH FUN!

Look at that grin! Everyone should be able to have this much fun: Stranger

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TIME CAPSULE, GUN RIGHTS FOR CONVICTED FELONS

Few still remember the days when long sentences for low impact crimes were rare. What happened to the “‘Bo who kiped the pie?” The pie stealing hobo could expect the usual, thirty dollars or thirty days of free meals. And … Continue reading

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NO RIGHT TO SELF DEFENSE IN NY

A Long Island man who was confronted and threatened by a gang fired shots into the ground to summon the police. And even though the gun was legally registered, he wound up in jail. Briefly quoting the CBS local News … Continue reading

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EPA REJECTS LEAD AMMO BAN

Fox News reports the EPA has rejected a ban on lead in bullets, stating it has no statutory authority to do so. Briefly quoting the Fox News item: “The agency’s decision, announced Friday shortly after FoxNews.com published its report on … Continue reading

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COULD A NON-VIOLENT FELON GET HIS GUN RIGHTS BACK?

Sentencing Law and Policy suggests that may be a possibility. In a case handed down in the 7th Circuit an appeal by a violent felon’s attempt to overturn the Federal Felon in Possession Law was rejected but the decision’s wording … Continue reading

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CCW HOLDERS CAN CARRY ON UTAH CAMPUSES

Bloomberg reports Utah’s college students who hold CCW permits can now carry on campus That is a step toward rationalization in America’s colleges. One that should be followed by 49 more state college systems. Briefly quoting from the Bloomberg item: … Continue reading

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