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Tyranny, Fundamental Rights, & The Armed Citizen vs Marxists’ Desire to Destroy

Opinion Armed Self-Defense As A Basic Human Right Untangling the Gun Lobby’s Web of Self-Defense and Human Rights New York – -(AmmoLand.com)-  Is armed self-defense a basic human right? That is the crux of an ongoing debate for many people in the United States. It shouldn’t be but it is. The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution makes clear that armed self-defense is a fundamental human right. If anyone harbors doubt about that, the United States Supreme Court settled the questi...
Tags: New York, Guns, Obama, Court, High Court, United States, Paris, United Nations, District Of Columbia, Federal Government, General Assembly, Antonin Scalia, United Nations General Assembly, George Soros, United States Supreme Court, Heller


DC MPD Partners With ATF to Offer $5K Reward for Info on Illegal PMF’s

Editors Note: The following press release is directly from ATF. Regular readers of AmmoLand News know our stance on the unaccountable Federal Agency: No comment. We invite our readers to leave their hard-hitting insights in the comments below. Privately Made Firearms PMF Ghost Guns Washington, DC —The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) is partnering with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Washington Field Division to combat violence by targeting illegal firearms ...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Washington Dc, District Of Columbia, District, ATF, Federal Agency, Metropolitan Police Department, Shooting Industry News, AmmoLand News, Ghost Guns, Metropolitan Police Department MPD, Charlie J Patterson, Robert J Contee, Privately Made Firearms PMF, Handgun Conversion Devices


Ninth Circuit En Banc Panel: CA can Ban Magazines over 10 Rounds

Ninth Circuit En Banc Panel: CA can Ban Magazines over 10 Rounds U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has reversed the three-judge panel decision in Duncan v. Becerra, the ban on magazines that hold over 10 rounds. The opinion was released on November 30, 2021. At the end of March, in 2019, Judge Roger T. Benitez wrote a well-reasoned opinion that found the California ban on magazines of over 10 rounds to be an unconstitutional infringement on the Second Amendment right...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, California, Massachusetts, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Circuit, District Of Columbia, Second Amendment, Duncan, Benitez, McDonald, Ninth Circuit, Heller, Pena, Hurwitz


US Sentencing Commission issues new report on "Recidivism of Federal Firearms Offenders Released in 2010"

The US Sentencing Commission has this week published some new findings from its big eight-year recidivism study of 32,000+ offenders released in 2010.  This new 98-page report is titled " Recidivism of Federal Firearms Offenders Released in 2010," and this USSC webpage provides this overview with key findings: Overview (Published November 30, 2021) This report is the second in a series continuing the Commission’s research of the recidivism of federal offenders. It provides an overview of ...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Fbi, United States, Commission, District Of Columbia, CHC, Federal Bureau of Investigation FBI, USSC, Douglas A Berman, US Sentencing Commission


Giving a Firearm as a Gift? Some Reminders From NSSF ~ VIDEO

U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- With the gift-buying season upon us, it’s natural for gun owners who enjoy target shooting, hunting, collecting or just plain plinking to want to share their enjoyment of firearms with others. What better way to do that than to gift a firearm to a family member, close friend or relative? The first thing to remember if you’re thinking about giving someone a gun is that ownership of a firearm brings with it some serious responsibilities and legal obligations that other c...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Pennsylvania, District Of Columbia, ATF, Betsy, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Project ChildSafe Safety Sweepstakes, Swarovski Beretta Benelli Mossberg Vaultek, Optics Planet Negrini


"More than 140 amicus briefs were filed in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the potentially momentous abortion case concerning a Mississippi law banning abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy."

"The briefs come from professors, politicians, states, and interest groups from across the ideological spectrum. We reviewed them all, identified some of the most noteworthy and novel arguments, and summarized them.... Numerous groups attack the viability standard that the court adopted in Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey.... Many amici focus on the principle of stare decisis – and urge the court not to follow it in this case....  Twenty-four states... criticize the court’s 'erroneous...
Tags: Mississippi, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Abortion, North Carolina, District Of Columbia, American Civil Liberties Union, Dobbs, Casey, American College of Obstetricians, Susan B Anthony List, International Federation of Gynecology, Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, The American Bar Association, Mary Ann Glendon


5 Tips to Prove Your Fleet’s Sustainability During Bid Season

By Steve Klein, Senior Manager, Marketing, Renewable Energy Group Special to The Digest As we enter Q4 and a new calendar year draws near, many fleets are entering what’s known as bid season. With private and public sector organizations putting a growing importance on environmentally responsible decisions, the institutions that hire fleets are looking more closely than ever at their suppliers’ sustainability efforts. Currently, 34 states have set or are in the process of developing a climate ac...
Tags: Top Stories, West Coast, District Of Columbia, Thought Leadership, Midwest, Steve Klein, MORTON Ill, Biodiesel Tax Credit, G D Integrated, Vince Buonassi, Buonassi


ACLU sues Biden Administration for data on CARES home confinement cohort

This ACLU press release reports on a notable new lawsuit: "The American Civil Liberties Union and ACLU of the District of Columbia today filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice and the federal Bureau of Prisons under the Freedom of Information Act, seeking information about the federal government’s potential plan to force people placed on home confinement under the CARES Act back to prison after the pandemic subsides, even if they have followed all requirements of home confinement, bee...
Tags: Law, Congress, Senate, Aclu, Department Of Justice, Biden, District Of Columbia, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, American Civil Liberties Union, Bureau of Prisons, OLC, Douglas A Berman, Bureau of Prisons BOP, Justice Department 's Office of Legal Counsel OLC


U.S. Home Prices Continue to Appreciate

U.S. home prices increased 18.5% from the third quarter of 2020 to the third quarter of 2021. According to the Federal Housing Finance Agency House Price Index (FHFA HPI®), house prices were up 4.2% compared to Q2 of 2021. FHFA’s seasonally adjusted monthly index for September was up 0.9% from August.​ ​​​​​Key findings: Housing markets have experienced positive annual appreciation since 2012. Home prices increased in all 50 states and DC between the third quarters of 2020 and 2021. The five st...
Tags: Utah, Florida, Real Estate, News, Maryland, Montana, Radio, North Dakota, Idaho, House, Iowa, Arizona, Teams, National, Dc, Louisiana


DC: Pay More for “Ghost Guns”; Get More “Ghost Guns”?

DC: Pay More for “Ghost Guns”; Get More “Ghost Guns”? U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- In Washington, the District of Columbia, the murder rate is soaring. The DC leadership has a scapegoat for their political problem – blame guns! Especially blame homemade guns! They have a political solution: pay people more for snitching on people with guns, especially guns the DC politicians have banned in one way or another. A significantly increased reward has been offered for anonymous information leading to t...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, Washington, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Dc, District Of Columbia, George, District, Muriel Bowser, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives, Metropolitan Police Department, DC Metropolitan Police Department, Gun Rights News, DC Council, Dean Weingarten


Compare Car Insurance Quotes for the Best Rates (2021)

Compare car insurance quotes from at least three providers to find the best rates. Everything from your age and zip code to your credit score and type of vehicle can affect your rates. You can use the quote tool on this page to compare prices from leading auto insurance companies in your area.  Affiliate disclosure: Automoblog and its partners may be compensated when you purchase the products below. If you compare car insurance quotes from a dozen companies, you won’t see the same price tw...
Tags: Florida, New York, California, Washington, Car Insurance, Virginia, Research, Indiana, Wyoming, North Dakota, New Hampshire, Idaho, Maine, South Dakota, Iowa, Connecticut


An actor who plays Judas in 'Jesus Christ Superstar' stormed the Capitol with a group of Oath Keepers, prosecutors say

Images of James Beeks included in an FBI statement of facts. He wore the same jacket at the US Capitol on January 6, 2021, the FBI said.Justice Department James Beeks was arrested Tuesday on charges related to the Jan. 6 insurrection, the DOJ said. Beeks went to the Capitol with Oath Keepers and was part of a group that "attacked law enforcement," it said. Beeks, under the stage name James T. Justis, plays Judas on the US tour of "Jesus Christ Superstar." An actor who played Judas on "Jesus...
Tags: Politics, Entertainment, Milwaukee, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Fbi, News UK, Jesus, Michael Jackson, District Of Columbia, Doj, Justice Department, Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ Superstar


Beto’s Back, Along with His Gun Ban

Beto is back with all the gun-hating fervor that lead to his failed political runs in the past. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Everyone’s least favorite adrift office-seeker is back in the national spotlight. On November 15, Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke announced his candidacy for Texas governor. Should the work-shy politico secure the Democratic nomination, it would likely set up a 2022 showdown with two-term Texas Governor Greg Abbott (R). In 2018, the perennial candidate failed in an...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Cnn, Ted Cruz, Biden, District Of Columbia, BETO, Greg Abbott, Lone Star State, IMG, Chris Cuomo, ATF, Texas Tribune, Heller, Robert Francis, NRA-ILA


OAN asks judge to drop the company's executives from Dominion's defamation lawsuit — but leave employees on the hook

Chanel Rion of One America News Network speak's to White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany during a White House press briefing in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on November 20, 2020 in Washington, DC.Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images One America News filed a motion to dismiss Dominion's $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit against the network. The far-right news network asked the judge to drop executives Charles and Robert Herring as defendants. Its lawyer said two ...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, Colorado, California, White House, Trends, Fox, Washington Dc, Fox News, Dc, Charles, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, Denver, NewsMax


Correction: Juveniles-Life Without Parole Story

In a story published November 16, 2021, about a Louisiana man sentenced to life in prison as a juvenile, The Associated Press erroneously reported that 24 states and the District of Columbia have banned the use of life without parole sentences for juvenile offenders.
Tags: Associated Press, Louisiana, District Of Columbia


Leaf Blower News from California and Some Lawn-Bashing in the NYTimes

Did you hear about the GREAT news from California? The legislature passed and the governor signed a law banning gas-powered leaf-blowers and lawn-mowers! (Also chain saws, weed-trimmers and golf carts.) The ban takes effect as early as 2024, when all newly sold small-motor equipment primarily used for landscaping have to be zero-emission – either battery-operated or plugged-in.  The law applies only to any engines of less than 25 gross horsepower, so it doesn’t apply to on-road motor vehicles, ...
Tags: Gardening, California, Nashville, Times, District Of Columbia, Environmental Protection Agency, Mediterranean, Ny Times, James Fallows, Washington University, NWF, Susan Harris, Nytimes, National Wildlife Federation, Margaret Roach, Gardening on the Planet


Capital gains, kiddie, and estate tax inflation adjustments for 2022

Current political discussions (OK, fights) are full of discussions (OK, fights) over how and how much to tax the rich. The discussions (OK, fights) are driven by the fact that the tax code already is full of provisions that help the wealthiest among us stay that way. But some of the tax laws can help all of us, regardless of our income level, increase our relative wealth. And some of those Internal Tax Code components are adjusted each year for inflation. This Part 6 of the ol' blog's annual ta...
Tags: Taxes, Maryland, District Of Columbia, Sam, TCJA


Ally Auto Finance: Reviews, Rates & Loan Options (2021 Guide)

Affiliate disclosure: Automoblog and its partners may be compensated when you purchase the products below. Ally Auto Finance Review In Our Opinion: Ally can be a good choice for auto financing if you're a business owner or need a specialty vehicle, but the company lacks transparency for the average borrower. Loan Terms: Rates and Fees: Loan Availability: Customer Experience: Pros: Multiple buying choices, including commercial-use vehicles Online and...
Tags: Apple, Google, Alabama, Research, Autos, District Of Columbia, Christina, BBB, Human Rights Campaign, Suzuki, Darryl, Leslie R, Ally Financial Inc, Trustpilot, Ally Bank, Better Business Bureau BBB


Ladder Life Insurance Review – Flexible Coverage With No Exam Up to $3M!

Finding the right life insurance policy is vital. It could all be over in the blink of an eye, so you need to be prepared. At the same time, you have to be practical about the cost of monthly premium payments if you’re living on a budget. If you’re looking for a term life insurance plan that is entirely online and can be increased according to your life insurance needs through the years, then Ladder may be the perfect answer. Join us as we take a look at what this budding online insuran...
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DC to Drop Most Indoor Mask Requirements Next Week

The District of Columbia will lift its indoor mask requirement starting next week, as local COVID infection cases continue to trend downward.
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The 5 Cheapest Car Insurance Companies (With Quality Coverage)

Learn how to get the cheapest car insurance.See which companies have the cheapest car insurance along with great coverage.Find the pros and cons of five providers we recommend for affordable car insurance. Affiliate disclosure: Automoblog and its partners may be compensated when you purchase the products below. “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is” doesn’t always apply when it comes to the cheapest car insurance. Some of the best auto insurance providers in the nation offer hi...
Tags: Utah, Florida, New York, Texas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Maryland, Colorado, California, Montana, Washington, Car Insurance, Kentucky, Oregon, Virginia, Massachusetts


USAA Insurance Reviews 2021 [Costs, Coverage, Pros & Cons]

Affiliate disclosure: Automoblog and its partners may be compensated when you purchase the products below. USAA Car Insurance In Our Opinion: USAA offers financial services and insurance products to military members and their families. Generous discounts and knowledgeable customer service representatives help the company stand apart, but coverage is limited to USAA members only. Industry Standing 95 Availability 95 Coverage 95 Affordability 95 Cust...
Tags: Utah, Florida, New York, Texas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Maryland, Colorado, California, Montana, Washington, Car Insurance, Kentucky, Oregon, Virginia, Massachusetts


Leaf Blower News from California and Some Lawn-Bashing in the NYTimes

Did you hear about the GREAT news from California? The legislature passed and the governor signed a law banning gas-powered leaf-blowers and lawn-mowers! (Also chain saws, weed-trimmers and golf carts.) The ban takes effect as early as 2024, when all newly sold small-motor equipment primarily used for landscaping have to be zero-emission – either battery-operated or plugged-in.  The law applies only to any engines of less than 25 gross horsepower, so it doesn’t apply to on-road motor vehicles, ...
Tags: Gardening, California, Nashville, Times, District Of Columbia, Environmental Protection Agency, Mediterranean, Ny Times, James Fallows, Washington University, NWF, Susan Harris, Nytimes, National Wildlife Federation, Margaret Roach, Gardening on the Planet


Capitol attack panel can access Trump’s White House records, judge rules

Judge rejects Trump argument that logs should be hiddenCommittee issues subpoenas to 10 senior Trump officialsA federal judge has ruled that the congressional committee investigating the January 6 insurrection at the US Capitol can access some of former US president Donald Trump’s White House records.US district judge Tanya Chutkan in the District of Columbia rejected an argument by Trump’s lawyers that telephone records, visitor logs, and other White House documents should be hidden from the co...
Tags: White House, US, World news, US news, US politics, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, Trump, US Capitol, Tanya Chutkan, US Capitol Attack


Leaf Blower News from California and Some Lawn-Bashing in the NYTimes

Did you hear about the GREAT news from California? The legislature passed and the governor signed a law banning gas-powered leaf-blowers and lawn-mowers! (Also chain saws, weed-trimmers and golf carts.) The ban takes effect as early as 2024, when all newly sold small-motor equipment primarily used for landscaping have to be zero-emission – either battery-operated or plugged-in.  The law applies only to any engines of less than 25 gross horsepower, so it doesn’t apply to on-road motor vehicles, ...
Tags: Gardening, California, Nashville, Times, District Of Columbia, Environmental Protection Agency, Mediterranean, Ny Times, James Fallows, Washington University, NWF, Susan Harris, Nytimes, National Wildlife Federation, Margaret Roach, Gardening on the Planet


SCOTUS Hears Oral Arguments in NYSPRA v. Bruen

The Supreme Court heard oral arguments last week in the first Second Amendment case heard since the landmark Heller decision. IMG iStock-1033924866 WASHINGTON, D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)- The Supreme Court heard oral arguments last week in the first Second Amendment case heard since the landmark Heller decision. Heller established the individual right to bear arms. Anti-gun Attorney Generals argued the Second Amendment only applied to government-run militias. These AGs included former California AG...
Tags: England, New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Washington, New York City, Court, John, States, District Of Columbia, New York Police Department, Nra, Northern Virginia, IMG, District Court, Second Circuit


Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf reportedly said it was 'embarrassing' the state minimum wage has been $7.25 for more than a decade

Pennsylvania adopted the $7.25 an hour federal minimum wage in 2009. Marla Aufmuth/Getty Images for Pennsylvania Conference for Women Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf reportedly said the state's minimum wage was "embarrassing." The state hasn't lifted it since adopting the $7.25 an hour federal minimum wage in 2009. This could put workers off from coming to the state, Wolf said, per The Morning Call. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has reportedly called it "embarrassing" that the state has a lowe...
Tags: Work, Politics, Jobs, News, Employment, West Virginia, Trends, Minimum Wage, Economy, Unemployment, Pennsylvania, Starbucks, Wages, District Of Columbia, General Assembly, Wolf


Media Continues Misleading Public on Nature of Rights

Appearances notwithstanding, this isn’t a temple and no one inside is a god that can grant rights or take them back. (iStock-Bill Chizek-1149364911.jpg) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “When the Supreme Court first declared an individual right to gun ownership more than a decade ago, the court’s conservative majority relied on founding-era legal history to invalidate a D.C. law banning firearm possession in the home,” legal affairs “reporter,” Ann E. Marimow writes, relying on ubiquitous talking po...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Washington Post, Cdc, Resistance, District Of Columbia, Antonin Scalia, Sanford, Heller, David Codrea, Cruikshank, Gun Rights News, Ann E Marimow, RKBA, Firearms News, Dred Scott


SCOTUS Hears Oral Arguments on Important Second Amendment Case

The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen today—a case that will likely be the Second Amendment SCOTUS case of this decade. IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen today—a case that will likely be the Second Amendment SCOTUS case of this decade. GOA and GOF have been following this landmark case closely. GOA and GOF submitted an  amicus  brief ...
Tags: New York, Guns, New York City, America, Goa, District Of Columbia, Naacp, New York State, Antonin Scalia, U S Supreme Court, IMG, Gun Owners of America GOA, AFL CIO, Clarence Thomas, Heller, Gun Rights News


Inspection Finds DC Jail Conditions OK for Jan. 6 Defendants

The U.S. Marshals Service says suspects being held in connection with the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection do not need to be removed from the District of Columbia jail despite their complaints about conditions there.
Tags: District Of Columbia, U S Marshals Service