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FPC Michigan Supreme Court Brief On University of Michigan Carry Ban

FPS is challenging the University of Michigan’s campus-wide ban on carry.  iStock-Artfully79-696928080.jpg U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Today, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) and Firearms Policy Foundation (FPF) announced the filing of an important brief in the case of Wade v. University of Michigan, currently before the Michigan Supreme Court. The brief, authored by FPC’s Director of Constitutional Studies Joseph Greenlee, FPC’s Adjunct Scholar George Mocsary, and FPC Legal Intern Nathan Cowper is...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, New York City, University, Pennsylvania, United States, Michigan, Brian, University Of Michigan, Call, State, Wade, Bennett, Michigan Supreme Court, Ann Arbor Michigan, Reese


FPC Fires First in Two Appeals Challenging Gun Store COVID-19 Closures

FPC Fires First in Two Appeals Challenging Gun Store COVID-19 Closures U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that opening briefs were filed before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in cases challenging COVID-19 closures of all gun stores and shooting ranges by officials in the counties of Ventura and Los Angeles, respectively. The briefs, authored by attorneys Raymond M. DiGiuseppe and FPC’s Director of Constitutional Studies, Joseph Greenlee, can be viewed at FP...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, California, Massachusetts, New York City, Los Angeles, Pennsylvania, Commonwealth, Gavin Newsom, Ventura, Call, Brandy, McDougall, Bennett, Los Angeles County, Jacobson


FPC Challenge to Maryland’s “Assault Weapons” Ban Moves Up to Court of Appeals

More Assaults on Maryland Gun Owners, iStock-884191290 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearm Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that FPC’s lawsuit challenging the State of Maryland’s ban on so-called “assault weapons,” Bianchi v. Frosh, is quickly moving up to the Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. In the complaint, the “Plaintiffs acknowledge[d] that the result they seek is contrary to Kolbe v. Hogan,” a 2017 case in which the full Fourth Circuit inaccurately ruled that so-called “assault wea...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, California, New York City, Court, Pennsylvania, West Coast, Miller, Call, State, Bennett, Fourth Circuit, Court of Appeals, Hogan, District Court


Court to Decide FPC Intervention Motion Following Hearing in CA vs ATF Suit

Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that the Court has taken its motion to intervene under consideration following a hearing in a federal lawsuit against ATF iStock 884191010 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that the Court has taken its motion to intervene under consideration following a hearing in a federal lawsuit against ATF brought by the State of California, Giffords Law Center, and two individuals in a case seeking to force ATF to “conduct affirmati...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, California, New York City, Court, CA, United States, Call, Bennett, ATF, United States Supreme Court, Reese, Lara, Greco, FPC, Holloway


FPC: New Filings and Order in Lawsuit Challenging California’s “Assault Weapon” Ban

FPC: New Filings and Order in Lawsuit Challenging California’s “Assault Weapon” Ban iStock 884191010 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) submitted two new filings to the Court in Miller v. Becerra, its federal Second Amendment challenge to the State of California’s ban on so-called “assault weapons.” The filings can be viewed at FPCLegal.org. Last week, FPC announced the filing of its proposed findings of fact and conclusions of law, which detailed the legal and factual h...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, California, New York City, Pennsylvania, United States, Miller, Call, State, Bennett, Reese, Lara, Greco, FPC, Bianchi, Allegheny County


FPC Second Amendment Lawsuit Against Wake County, NC Sheriff May Proceed

FPC Second Amendment Lawsuit Against Wake County, NC Sheriff May Proceed iStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Federal District Court Judge Louise Flanagan of the Eastern District of North Carolina ordered that FPC’s lawsuit against Wake County, North Carolina Sheriff Gerald M. Baker can proceed. The opinion in Stafford v. Baker can be found at FPCLegal.org. As part of FPC’s nationwide efforts to address closures and shut-downs during the initial phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Organ...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Court, Pennsylvania, Baker, Call, Bennett, Stafford, United States Supreme Court, Reese, Lara, Greco, FPC, Holloway


Federal Court Allows Damage Claims To Proceed In N.C. Permit Case

Federal Court Allows Damage Claims To Proceed In N.C. Permit Case, iStock-884214706 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- A U.S. District Court Judge in North Carolina has ruled that plaintiffs in a case challenging last year’s “temporary suspension” of accepting and processing pistol purchase permits allegedly due to the COVID-19 outbreak and state of emergency declared by Gov. Roy Cooper, may pursue damage claims and associated claims for declaratory relief and attorney’s fees. The case is known as Sta...
Tags: Guns, North Carolina, PPP, Federal Court, Kelly, Flanagan, Stafford, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Roy Cooper, Firearms Policy Coalition, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Alan M Gottlieb, Gerald Baker


The Constitution and Supreme Court set a high bar for gun control

On February 14, President Biden marked the third anniversary of the deadly shooting incident at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, with an announcement that he is calling on Congress to enact “commonsense gun law reforms.” As always, the details matter. The president defined “commonsense” as a requirement for background checks on all gun sales, a ban on “assault weapons and high-capacity magazines,” and an end to “immunity for gun manufacturers who knowingly put weapons o...
Tags: Supreme Court, Congress, Opinion, Sport, Soccer, Editorials, Biden, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, Cuomo, Antonin Scalia, U S Supreme Court, Scalia, HHS, Heller, Firearms Policy Coalition


FPC Statement on President Biden’s Renewed Promise of Gun Control

Former VP Joe Biden yelling at dozens of his supporters at a rally. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- President Biden renewed his declaration of intent to launch a new assault upon the People of the United States and their rights and property, “calling on Congress to enact” unconstitutional and immoral policies including bans on common semi-automatic firearms and ammunition magazines. Prior to the election, FPC warned that the Biden-Harris campaign, which promised a massive number of new a...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Congress, New York City, America, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, United States, House, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Trump, Call, Bennett, IMG, United States Supreme Court


Lawful Businesses Should Not be Liable for Harms Caused by Businesses’ Adversaries

FPC, Law Professors, and Georgia First Amendment Foundation File Amicus Brief Arguing that Lawful Businesses Should Not be Liable for Harms Caused by the Businesses’ Adversaries U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced the filing of an important amicus brief with the Georgia Court of Appeals in McBrayer, et al. v. The Governors Ridge Property Owners Association, Inc., et al. The brief, authored and filed by UCLA law professor Eugene Volokh and Georgia attorney Darren...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, New York City, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Ucla, Call, Bennett, OB GYN, United States Supreme Court, Reese, Lara, Greco, FPC, Eugene Volokh, Holloway


Firearms Policy Coalition: Nonviolent Felons Have Second Amendment Rights

Firearms Policy Coalition: Nonviolent Felons Have Second Amendment Rights U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) and Firearms Policy Foundation (FPF) announced the filing of an important United States Supreme Court brief in the case of Flick v. Wilkinson, a case challenging the federal lifetime firearms prohibition for felons. The brief, authored by FPC’s Director of Constitutional Studies, Joseph Greenlee, is FPC’s fourth U.S. Supreme Court brief filed in less than three we...
Tags: England, Maryland, Guns, New York City, Court, America, Pennsylvania, United States, Flick, Call, U S Supreme Court, Bennett, Wilkinson, United States Supreme Court, Reese, Lara


FPC Supreme Court Brief: Maryland Bump-stock Ban is Unconstitutional

FPC Supreme Court Brief: Maryland Bump-stock Ban is Unconstitutional U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced the filing of an amicus brief with the United States Supreme Court in the case of Maryland Shall Issue v. Hogan, a case challenging the Maryland government’s confiscatory ban on bump-stock devices. The brief, authored by FPC’s Director of Constitutional Studies, Joseph Greenlee, is FPC’s third Supreme Court brief filed in the last two weeks and is available a...
Tags: England, Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, America, United States, Fourth Circuit, Hogan, United States Supreme Court, FPC, John Locke, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, Firearms Policy Coalition, King James, Gun Rights News, Maryland Shall Issue


FPC and FPF Urge US Supreme Court to Restore the Right to Carry Arms

FPC and FPF Urge US Supreme Court to Restore the Right to Carry Arms U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) and Firearms Policy Foundation (FPF) announced the filing of an amicus brief with the United States Supreme Court in the case of NYSRPA v. Corlett, a case involving the right to bear arms in public. The brief is available at FPCLegal.org. New York State forbids ordinary law-abiding citizens to carry a firearm outside the home without a license. To acquire a licence, an...
Tags: New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Court, United States, New York State, Barrett, United States Supreme Court, FPC, New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, Firearms Policy Coalition, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, Gun Rights News, NYSRPA, Firearms Policy Foundation, Joseph Greenlee


Firearms Policy Coalition Statement on Incoming Biden Administration

Former Obama VP and openly populist Democratic Presidental frontrunner, Joe Biden will have his VP candidate chosen based on numerous foolish metrics. Intersectionality, identity politics, and of course, strict gun-control policies. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition has released the following statement after Congress today affirmed the Electoral College vote for President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris: As we have said before, President-elect Joe Biden...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Obama, Congress, New York City, America, Georgia, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Va, Republic, Biden, Kamala Harris, Call, HARRIS, Bennett


FPC File SCOTUS Petition for Review in Folajtar vs Barr 2A Challenge

Yesterday, the FPC filed a petition seeking a writ of certiorari asking the SCOTUS to review the Lisa Folajtar v. Attorney General Barr. decision. IMG iStock-Artfully79-696928080 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Yesterday, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced the filing of a petition seeking a writ of certiorari asking the United States Supreme Court to review the Third Circuit’s decision in Lisa Folajtar v. Attorney General Barr. A copy of the petition can be viewed at gunbancase.com. Ms. Folajta...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Court, Pennsylvania, Fox News, Collins, Call, Bennett, The Supreme Court, IMG, Adam Liptak, Barrett, Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Third Circuit


Trump, Jr. Head of NRA? ‘Fake News’ Says President’s Son…But Oh, the Uproar!

Donald Trump, Jr.–shown here at an NRA convention–has dismissed reports he is interested in becoming the associations new CEO. (Dave Workman photo) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- A report at Business Insider asserting that Donald Trump Jr. “might weigh a run to take over as the head of the National Rifle Association as a way to stay involved in politics,” was dismissed as “fake news” by the younger Trump in a tweet, but it still set off a firestorm as other online news sources picked up the initial...
Tags: UK, New York, Board of Directors, Guns, Africa, US, Trump, Nra, Don, Wayne, Mother Jones, National Rifle Association, Richmond Virginia, Wayne Lapierre, LaPierre, NewsMax


Firearms Policy Coalition Files Supreme Court Cert Petition in 2A Case

Firearms Policy Coalition Files Supreme Court Cert Petition in Important 2A Case iStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced the filing of a petition for certiorari asking the United States Supreme Court to hear the case Holloway v. Barr. Mr. Holloway was convicted of a nonviolent misdemeanor nearly two decades ago and has been law-abiding ever since, but he is nevertheless prohibited by federal law from possessing a firearm for the rest of his life. F...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, New York City, Court, Pennsylvania, United States, Va, Call, Bennett, The Supreme Court, Fisher, Barrett, Third Circuit Court of Appeals


SAF Seeks Preliminary Injunction in Pennsylvania Gun Rights Case

The SAF is challenging PA de-facto firearm carry ban IMG iStock-665117528 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Attorneys representing the Second Amendment Foundation and Firearms Policy Coalition have asked for a preliminary injunction in a challenge to Pennsylvania gun laws that prohibit law-abiding young adults from carrying firearms for self-defense and prevents them from acquiring a state license to carry (LTCFR) because of their age. The case is known as Lara v. Evanchick. The Second Amendment Foundat...
Tags: Guns, Washington, US, Pennsylvania, McDonald, IMG, City of Chicago, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Lara, Firearms Policy Coalition, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Alan M Gottlieb, Cooper Kirk


Firearms Policy Coalition Files Motion for Injunction Against PA Carry Ban

The Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) filed a motion for a preliminary injunction in a federal lawsuit challenging the ban on firearm carry iStock 884188404 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Today, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) filed a motion for a preliminary injunction in a federal lawsuit challenging the ban on firearm carry imposed by the laws and policies of Defendants Allegheny Sheriff William Mullen, County of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, and Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Colonel Robert Evan...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Pennsylvania, United States, Commonwealth, Mullen, Call, Wolf, State, Bennett, Christy, Reese, Lara, Greco


Firearms Policy Coalition Lawsuit Challenging Maryland “Assault Weapons” Ban

Maryland Assault Weapons Ban U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Today, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced the filing of a new federal Second Amendment lawsuit that seeks to strike down the State of Maryland’s ban on so-called “assault weapons,” arms that are constitutionally protected under the Second Amendment. The case, Bianchi, et al. v. Frosh, et al., can be found at FPCLegal.org. Joining FPC are 3 individuals, licensed firearms retailer Field Traders, the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF), ...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Pennsylvania, United States, Va, Miller, Call, Bennett, Baltimore County, Hogan, State Police, Reese, Lara, Heller


Firearms Policy Coalition Adds Attorney Anthony Miranda to Team

Anthony Miranda host of Armed Scholar is joining the FPC team. IMG Armed Scholar U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Yesterday, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that attorney Anthony Miranda, founder of the popular Armed Scholar channel on YouTube and other social media platforms, has joined the FPC Law team. Miranda joins FPC Law’s first and only dedicated Second Amendment legal and research program in the United States. Beginning immediately, Miranda’s work will focus on expanding FPC’s constit...
Tags: Guns, Law, Youtube, New York City, Pennsylvania, United States, Miranda, Call, Bennett, Reese, Lara, Greco, FPC, Allegheny County, Firearms Policy Coalition, BATFE


Firearms Policy Coalition Sues PA Over Handgun Carry Laws

The FPC sued over Philly's ban on concealed carry IMG iStock-460151141 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Yesterday, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) and three individuals filed a new federal Second and Fourteenth Amendment lawsuit against Allegheny County Sheriff William P. Mullen, the County of Allegheny, and Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Colonel Robert Evanchick challenging their laws and policies that infringe on law-abiding individuals’ right to bear arms in public. The case, Cowey, et al. v...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Pennsylvania, United States, Philadelphia, Commonwealth, Mullen, Call, Philly, Bennett, IMG, Pennsylvania State Police, Reese, Allegheny, Lara


Firearms Policy Coalition Sues City of Philadelphia Over Carry Laws

The FPC filed against Philadelphia's ban on concealed carry IMG iStock-460151141 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- PHILADELPHIA (November 20, 2020) — Last Friday, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) and two individuals filed a new federal Second and Fourteenth Amendment lawsuit against the City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, its Police Commissioner, Danielle Outlaw, and Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Colonel Robert Evanchick, challenging their laws and policies that infringe law-abiding individuals’...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, City, Pennsylvania, United States, Philadelphia, Commonwealth, Miller, Call, Wolf, Bennett, IMG, Reese, Lara, Greco


Firearms Policy Coalition Files Last Pre-Trail Brief in Assault Weapon Case

The Firearms Policy Coalition is challenging another so-called, “Assault Weapons” ban. IMG iStock-534364755 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- SAN DIEGO (November 18, 2020) — Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that the final pre-trial brief in Miller v. Becerra, its federal Second and Fourteenth Amendment challenge to the State of California’s ban on so-called “assault weapons,” was filed today. The brief can be viewed at FPCLegal.org. The final pre-trial conference in Miller is scheduled to take ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, California, New York City, Court, United States, Va, San Diego, Miller, Call, Bennett, IMG, Reese, Lara, Heller, Greco


Firearms Policy Coalition Files Last Pre-Trial Brief in Assault Weapon Case

The Firearms Policy Coalition is challenging another so-called, “Assault Weapons” ban. IMG iStock-534364755 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- SAN DIEGO (November 18, 2020) — Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced that the final pre-trial brief in Miller v. Becerra, its federal Second and Fourteenth Amendment challenge to the State of California’s ban on so-called “assault weapons,” was filed today. The brief can be viewed at FPCLegal.org. The final pre-trial conference in Miller is scheduled to take ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, California, New York City, Court, United States, Va, San Diego, Miller, Call, Bennett, IMG, Reese, Lara, Heller, Greco


SAF Rising as 2A Warrior, Challenging Restrictive Carry Laws

SAF Rising as 2A Warrior, Challenging Restrictive Carry Laws (Dave Workman photo) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Empowered by its landmark 2010 Supreme Court victory in McDonald v. City of Chicago, which nullified the Windy City’s handgun ban and incorporated the Second Amendment to the states via the 14th Amendment, the Second Amendment Foundation—a scrappy gun rights group based in Washington State—has become a legal powerhouse that is now targeting at least three states for their alleged arbitra...
Tags: New York, Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, California, Senate, New York City, US, City, Georgia, Joe Biden, Chicago, Gop, New Jersey, Mitch McConnell, Biden


Gun Groups Sue State of Maryland Over Handgun Carry Ban

Gun rights organizations have filed a federal lawsuit challenging Maryland Over Handgun Carry Ban. (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC), Second Amendment Foundation (SAF), Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA), and Maryland Shall Issue (MSI) announced the filing of a new federal Second Amendment lawsuit that seeks to restore the right to bear arms by making it possible for law-abiding individuals to carry a loaded handgun on their p...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, California, New York City, United States, New Jersey, Va, Jones, Miller, Bennett, Fourth Circuit, Reese, Greco, FPC, Dave Workman


Gun Control Lawsuit Wants ATF to Reinterpret Definition of “Firearm”

Gun Control Lawsuit Wants ATF to Reinterpret Definition of “Firearm” (Dave Workman photo) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC), Mountain States Legal Foundation (MSLF), and 80% Arms announced the filing of a motion to intervene in a lawsuit brought by the Cities of Syracuse, San Jose, Chicago, Columbia, SC, as well as Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund (Plaintiffs) against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (...
Tags: Guns, California, New York City, United States, New Jersey, Doj, Miller, Bennett, ATF, Reese, GCA, Greco, FPC, Dave Workman, Firearms Policy Coalition, Department of Justice DOJ


Gun Group Sues Sacramento Sherriff for Withholding Records on Gun Confiscations

Gun Group Sues Sacramento Sherriff for Withholding Records on Gun Confiscations iStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced today the filing of a new lawsuit against Sheriff Scott R. Jones and his Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department (SCSD) for violating the public’s rights to access information held by public agencies. The case, FPC v. Sheriff Scott Jones, can be viewed at FPCLegal.org. The lawsuit’s petition and complaint contend that Sheriff Jones...
Tags: Guns, California, New York City, Fbi, New Jersey, Scott Jones, Jones, Miller, Bennett, Reese, Greco, FPC, Firearms Policy Coalition, Boylan, Orangevale, CBS Local


Jennifer Jacques Joins FPC Team as Director of Communications

Jennifer Jacques Joins FPC Team as Director of Communications U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) announced today that longtime liberty and Second Amendment advocate, writer, shooter, and firearms industry influencer Jennifer Jacques has joined the FPC Team as its Director of Communications. Jacques’ impressive career spans across multiple avenues of advocacy, truth seeking, and defending freedom, from her time with Americans for Prosperity, Integrity Investigations, and ...
Tags: Guns, New York City, United States, New Jersey, Bennett, Jenn, Reese, Jacques, Greco, FPC, Firearms Policy Coalition, BATFE, Brandon Combs, Gun Rights News, Ammoland com Firearms Policy Coalition FPC, Instagram Twitter Facebook YouTube