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The Gun Rights Movement is Not Violent

Virginia Gun Rights Rally 2020 Protest Activists NRA-ILA January 19, 2021 (Ammoland.com) –On the eve of a Presidential inauguration that will take place behind unprecedented security after our Nation’s Capital Building was attacked by a small band of violent and destructive rioters, several leaders with the gun rights movement, feel it is important to make this clear. Since the incursion that temporarily interrupted the certification of the Presidential Election on January 6th, some journalis...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, US, Atlantic, United States, Washington Dc, Dc, Wake Forest, Gun Rights, Second Amendment, Capitol, Rob Pincus, US Capitol, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Owners


Knife Rights: Washington State “Spring Blade” Ban Repeal Bill Introduced

Knife Rights: Washington State “Spring Blade” Ban Repeal Bill Introduced U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- A bipartisan “Spring Blade” Ban Repeal bill, HB 1224, has been introduced by Washington State Representatives Kelly Chambers and Mike Chapman. HB 1224 would repeal the ban on sales and civilian possession of “spring blade” knives, as well as specifically exclude them from the definition of “dangerous weapon.” HB 1224 is identical to the bill that passed the Senate last year, but which never recei...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Senate, America, House, Washington State, Second Amendment, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Knife Laws, SwitchBlade, Mike Chapman, Mike Vellekamp, About Knife Rights Knife Rights is America, Washington State Representatives Kelly Chambers


Knife Rights’ Knife Owners’ Protection Act Re-Introduced in Congress

Knife Rights’ Knife Owners’ Protection Act Re-Introduced in Congress U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Originally conceived and authored by Knife Rights in 2010 and first introduced in 2013, the Knife Owners’ Protection Act of 2021, H.R. 60, (“KOPA”) was re-introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on the first day of Congress by Arizona Representative Andy Biggs. KOPA will remove the irrational restrictions on interstate trade in automatic knives that are legal to one degree or another in 44 st...
Tags: Guns, Congress, America, House Of Representatives, Arizona, Second Amendment, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Knife Laws, SwitchBlades, Federal Switchblade Act, Andy Biggs KOPA, Knife Rights ' Legislative Action Center


Knife Rights’ Ohio Knife Law Reform Bill Signed by Governor!

Knife Rights’ Ohio Knife Law Reform Bill Signed by Governor! U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Knife Rights’ Ohio Knife Law Reform Bill, SB 140, has been signed by Governor Mike DeWine. We sincerely thank Gov. DeWine for signing this important bill. Thanks, also, to all of you who used Knife Rights Legislative Action Center for the hundreds of emails and calls to the governor. NOTE: The new law does not take effect until April 10, 2021, 90 days after signing. The existing law is still in effect until ...
Tags: Guns, America, House, Ohio, Second Amendment, Todd, Capitol, Mike DeWine, LANG, DeWine, U S government, American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Todd Rathner, Knife Laws


Bill Strengthening Knife Law Preemption in New Hampshire Introduced

Bill Strengthening Knife Law Preemption in New Hampshire Introduced U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The New Hampshire Second Amendment State Preemption Act, HB 307, has been introduced by Representatives Norman Silber, Michael Yakubovich, Barbara Comtois and Linda Gould. This bill adds teeth to the state's existing preemption law for knives (as well as firearms and ammunition). HB 307 provides for significant penalties against those who violate the state's preemption law in order deter infringement....
Tags: Guns, America, West Virginia, New Hampshire, Arizona, Wisconsin, Second Amendment, Linda Gould, Gun Rights News, Preemption Laws, Knife Rights, Knife Laws, Norman Silber Michael Yakubovich Barbara Comtois, Rep Jenn Coffey Preemption


Knife Rights: Bill to Make Bowie Official Knife of Texas Introduced

Knife Rights: Bill to Make Bowie Official Knife of Texas Introduced U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Texas Representative (now Senator) Drew Springer has introduced House Concurrent Resolution HCR1 that would designate the Bowie Knife as the official state knife of Texas. This is a corrected version of HCR 86 that passed with bipartisan support in 2019, but which Governor Abbott vetoed because it contained an obvious historical error. At the time, Gov. Abbott said, ““This is the kind of resolution th...
Tags: Texas, Guns, America, Second Amendment, Abbott, Bowie, Legislature, Natchez Mississippi, Drew Springer, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Jim Bowie, Knife Bills, Bowie Knife, Gov Abbott, Texas Heritage Bowie


Knife Rights’ Texas Location Restricted Knife Law Reform Bill Introduced

Knife Rights' Texas Location Restricted Knife Law Reform Bill Introduced U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Long time Texas Knife Rights sponsor Representative Harold Dutton has introduced HB 956 that would remove from statute a number of places where Location-Restricted Knives are banned. The locations being removed includes restaurants and bars that derive 51% of their income from sale or service of alcoholic beverages, amusement parks and places of religious worship. In 2013 Knife Rights’ repeal of ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, America, Knives, San Antonio, Second Amendment, Capitol, University of Texas, Corpus Christi, Harold Dutton, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Knife Bills, Knife Bans, Texas Knife Rights, Knife Law Preemption


Knife Rights’ South Carolina Knife Law Preemption Bill Introduced

Knife Rights' South Carolina Knife Law Preemption Bill Introduced U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Long time Knife Rights friend South Carolina Representative Brian White has introduced Knife Rights' signature knife law preemption legislation. H.3551 adds “knives” to South Carolina's existing firearms preemption law. In 2015 this legislation passed the House unanimously, but got bogged down in the Senate over issues unrelated to the bill. We will let you know when it's time to contact your legislato...
Tags: Guns, Senate, America, West Virginia, House, Arizona, Wisconsin, South Carolina, Second Amendment, Brian White, Gun Rights News, Preemption Laws, Knife Rights, Knife Laws, Knife Bills, Knife Rights South Carolina Knife Law


Arkansas Paramedics Wounded in Shooting, Return Fire and Kill Attacker

Arkansas Paramedics Wounded in Shooting, Return Fire and Kill Attacker, iStock-1185364077 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- In the early morning hours of 17 December, at about 4:38 a.m., in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, in the 1400 block of West 23rd Avenue, two paramedics had been called to a scene where a 20-year-old woman was complaining of knee pain. Sunrise would not occur for another two and a half hours. The temperature was a bit below freezing at 25 degrees F. There was almost no wind. It was clear, b...
Tags: Florida, Texas, Guns, Kentucky, West Virginia, Department Of Defense, Arkansas, Arizona, Kansas, Ohio, Bishop, South Carolina, Second Amendment, Curl, Wegner, Gun Rights News


DC police will reach out to a GOP freshman congresswoman who released an ad in which she appeared to walk around the US Capitol with a handgun

Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., center, smiles after joining other freshman Republican House members for a group photo at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo A newly-elected Republican congresswoman released an ad saying she intends to carry a handgun with her around Washington, DC, and wound up on the radar of the Metropolitan Police Department. "I will carry my firearm in DC and in Congress," Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert said in the ad. "It's our j...
Tags: Politics, News, Republicans, Congress, Colorado, Washington, Trends, Gop, Washington Dc, House, Capitol Hill, Dc, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, Gun Rights, Second Amendment


Smith & Wesson sued the state of New Jersey for having an "anti-Second Amendment Agenda"

From Courthouse News: In a   filed in New Jersey on Tuesday, Smith & Wesson claims New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has tried everything in his power to stymie gun sales, and that he is now sifting through decades of company advertisements and marketing materials in an extra-legal attempt to restrict the right to bear arms.  — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Guns, New Jersey, Gun Control, Smith, Gun Violence, Second Amendment, Firearms, Smith & Wesson, Wesson, Gurbir Grewal, Everything Is Legal In New Jersey, Gun Policy, Gun reform, Gun Regulation


Smith & Wesson Sue New Jersey’s Anti-Gun Attorney General Grewal

Smith & Wesson Shield 9 EZ U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- New Jersey's tyrannical Attorney General, Gurbir Grewal, is adding to his dubious list of anti-Second Amendment activism.  On 15 December 2020, Smith & Wesson sued Grewal, asking for relief, for using his office to violate the First Amendment, Second Amendment, as well as the Fourth, Fifth, and Fourteenth Amendment protections of the U.S. Constitution. Defense Distributed won a significant victory in September of 2020, with the Fifth Circuit...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Court, Department Of Defense, Connecticut, New Jersey, Arizona, Benjamin Franklin, Smith, First Amendment, Second Amendment, Trump, Smith & Wesson, Gurbir Grewal, Fifth Circuit, Grewal


FDR’s ‘Second Bill of Rights’ and UN Declaration Show How ‘Progressives’ View You

Don't settle for inferior imitations and fall for the swindle that governments have legitimate authority to grant rights., iStock-1006474816 U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- Tuesday was Bill of Rights Day, December 15, celebrating the ratification of the first 10 amendments to the Constitution. It’s a day I commemorate every year, either with a column or a post on my The War on Guns blog, sometimes with unexpected results. Case in point: Two years ago I invited readers to “Have a Contemplative Bill ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, White House, United States, United Nations, Un, John F. Kennedy, States, Karl Marx, Resistance, Donald Trump, Fdr, Second Amendment, Trump, Bill Of Rights, Don


21 Democrats Demand They, and all Members of Congress, be Disarmed

21 Democrats Demand They, and all Members of Congress, be Disarmed U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- New Member of Congress, Second Amendment supporter, and Open Carrier, Lauren Boebert, refuses to back down from the Deep State in Washington D.C. She is going to exercise her Second Amendment rights in D.C. and the Capitol.  Now, as a member of the favored few, in Congress, she has rights and privileges most of us do not. She is using her status to fight for the rest of the country, and the Constitutio...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, Washington, America, Department Of Defense, House, Arizona, Fox News, Raul, First Amendment, Open Carry, Capitol Police, Second Amendment, Jared Huffman, Huffman


Pascrell Demands Removing ‘Treasonous’ Republicans from Congress

First, we confiscate your guns and then we put you on trial for opposing us. OK? (Bill Pascrell for Congress/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “BREAKING: I’m demanding that the 126 Republicans who have endorsed a malignant lawsuit to overturn the will of the people and undermine our democracy not be seated in Congress,” New Jersey Democrat Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. tweeted Friday. He was announcing his letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi in which he made clear his definitions of “insu...
Tags: Facebook, Texas, Guns, Congress, Senate, United States, House, New Jersey, John F Kennedy, Constitution, Nancy Pelosi, Treason, Resistance, Biden, Donald Trump, Seinfeld


Supreme Court Refuse to Hear Texas v. Pennsylvania for Lack of Standing

If the Democrats get control of Congress, they can and will stack the US Supreme Court., iStock-1020504756 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On 11 December 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States refused to hear the case Texas v. Pennsylvania. The court cited “lack of standing” as the reason. The vote has been reported to be 7-2 with Justice Thomas and Justice Alito dissenting. From the Supreme Court Website: The State of Texas’s motion for leave to file a bill of complaint is denied for lack of ...
Tags: Facebook, Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, California, Senate, Georgia, Department Of Defense, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, United States, Arizona, Venezuela, Biden, US supreme court


Deep State, Media, Supreme Court, Second Amendment and 2020 Election

U.S. Supreme Court Image NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Donald Trump's election as President in November of 2015 has been the most effective part of the ongoing revolt of the electorate against the Left/Media/Deep State political machine flunkies, technocrats, liars, and cheats. One of the great accomplishments of the four years of President Trump's first term has been to rip the mask off the Media, the tech giants, the deep state, and the Left, to show how they all work together to control...
Tags: New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, White House, Court, Georgia, Department Of Defense, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, United States, House, Arizona, Biden, Donald Trump, Second Amendment


Trump compared the Democratic Party to the MS-13 gang at a Georgia rally

President Donald Trump. Spencer Platt/Getty Images President Donald Trump on Saturday compared the Democratic Party to the street gang MS-13 at a rally in Valdosta, Georgia, part of his latest barrage of insults lobbed at the the party that denied him a second term in the White House. "We moved thousands and thousands of MS-13 the hell out of our country," Trump said. "They're vicious, but they're not stupid. Sort of like the Democrats if you think about it." Trump was headlining a rally f...
Tags: Politics, Senate, White House, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Mitch McConnell, Gangs, Biden, Donald Trump, Cabinet, Kamala Harris, Second Amendment, Trump, Democratic Party, Raphael Warnock


Ninth Circuit District Judge Delivers Another Superbly Written Court Order

The GOA reports on the Thode V Becerra amicus brief. iStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On 23 September 2020, Judge Roger T. Benitez issued another impressive order in a case involving the Second Amendment. A number of California residents, firearm businesses, special interest groups, foundations, and a political action committee have organized to sue California AG Xavier Becerra et al, to challenge the constitutionality of California's complex net of regulations for the ownership and...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, California, Virginia, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Bolton, Goa, Cuba, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, DOE, Sierra Club, Thompson, Miller, Second Amendment, Trump


Ban of Blackjacks, Billy Clubs, and Batons to go before Ninth Circuit

Early 20th Century police batons in Edingburg Police Centre Museum by Kim Traynor CC BY-SA 3.0, cropped and scaled by Dean Weingarten U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- One of the very few Second Amendment cases heard by the Supreme Court in the last decade was Caetano v. Massachusettes, decided March 21, 2016. The Court has held that “the Second Amendment ex-tends, prima facie, to all instruments that constitute bearable arms, even those that were not in existence at the time of the founding,” Distric...
Tags: Mississippi, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, California, Oregon, Massachusetts, Court, Department Of Defense, Chicago, United States, Arizona, Biden, Pearl Harbor, Columbia, Second Amendment


Pennsylvania Appeals Court Finds Life in 10th Amendment to Declare PLCAA Void

Pennsylvania Appeals Court Finds Life in 10th Amendment to Declare PLCAA Void, iStock-884188404 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Joshua Hudec of Mount Pleasant, left his three children and house in the hands of an 18-year-old babysitter. The babysitter apparently left 13-year-old James Gustavson and 14-year-old John Bunsworth in the home. In the home was a Springfield XD pistol. The babysitter is said to have asked Bunsworth to point the pistol at Gustavson in order to scare Gustavson into leaving....
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Court, Department Of Defense, Pennsylvania, United States, Citizens United, Arizona, Bill, Tenth Amendment, Second Amendment, Thomas, United States of America, Scalia, Springfield


Oral Arguments for En Banc Review of Young v. Hawaii on 24 September, 2020

Oral Arguments for En Banc Review of Young v. Hawaii on 24 September, 2020 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On 24 September 2020, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal heard the oral arguments in a virtual en banc panel to re-hear the case. The three-judge panel had held the Hawaii law violated the Second Amendment of the Constitution because it did not allow ordinary citizens a way to bear arms outside of the home for self-defense. Screen shot of virtual hearlng of the en banc panel of the Ninth Circu...
Tags: Justice, Guns, Supreme Court, Beck, Department Of Defense, Hawaii, Arizona, Young, Second Amendment, Trump, Ninth Circuit, Supreme Court of the United States, Heller, Katyal, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten


Times-Dispatch Writer Gets It Exactly Backwards in Militia Article

Armed, trained, disciplined and unified citizens — the whole people — ensuring security and freedom are the most invincible guarantors of justice and peace. The Founders knew that when they included the Second Amendment in the Bill of Rights. (Metropolitan Museum of Art / CC0) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)-“In these incendiary times, formally blessing an armed militia to assist law enforcement is akin to tossing a Molotov cocktail into a fireworks factory,” a Tuesday Richmond Times-Dispatch offeri...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Congress, America, United States, Williams, Fema, Militia, States, Resistance, Naacp, Halifax, Richmond, Second Amendment, Kenosha, National Guard


Senate Races Critical to Restore Second Amendment: Arizona in Play

Screenshot of Senator McSally  from foxnews.com cropped and scaled by Dean Weingarten U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- With the Supreme Court and circuit courts on the line, the makeup of the Senate has become critical to the restoration of Second Amendment rights in the 2020 election. In Arizona, Senator Martha McSally is running against Gabby Giffords husband, Mark Kelly. Kelly is ahead of McSally in many polls.  The polls may not catch all voters, but they are worrisome. The left sees the McSally ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, California, Senate, Department Of Defense, Bloomberg, Arizona, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Second Amendment, Trump, Nra, Kelly, McDonald, Ars, Ducey


Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Notorious Supreme Court Justice, has Died 19 September, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg IMG Supreme Court of the United States Public domain U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Ruth Bader Ginsburg (RGB) had a turbulent and notorious career on the Supreme Court. She died after prolonged bouts with cancer and assorted associated ailments. She is reported to have died on Friday, the 19th of September 2020. She spent over 27 years of her life on the Supreme Court. She was influential in many hotly contested decisions that overturned long precedent or created new rights for ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Obama, US, Department Of Defense, Hillary Clinton, United States, South Africa, Arizona, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Progressive, Second Amendment, Trump, Franklin Roosevelt, Supreme Court of the United States


Biden vs. Trump vs. Your Knife Rights

Biden vs. Trump vs. Your Knife Rights U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- As a nonpartisan organization, with members and supporters of all political persuasions, Knife Rights has made it our policy not to endorse candidates, but we obviously still have an abiding interest in seeing politicians elected that respect knife owners and our interests. Moreover, since founding we have unabashedly been a Second Amendment organization, focused on protecting our right to own and carry knives, or whatever arms so...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, California, Court, America, Joe Biden, Biden, California Supreme Court, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Second Amendment, Trump, HARRIS, National Rifle Association, Roberts


Dissent Excoriates Ninth Circuit Refusal of en banc Rehearing of Second Amendment

Dissent Excoriates Ninth Circuit Refusal of en banc Rehearing of Second Amendment iStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The recent Ninth Circuit Second Amendment case, Mai v. United States,  shows the powerful influence President Trump has had on the largest Circuit Court in the United States. The case started in Washington State. The plaintiff, Duy T. Mai, was involuntarily committed to a mental institution for depression and suicidal impulses when he was 17 years old. A few months late...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Washington, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Washington State, Donald Trump, George W Bush, Second Amendment, Trump, Duncan, Lee, MAI, District Court, Circuit Court


President Trump: If I Wasn’t Here You Would not Have a Second Amendment Right Now

President Trump: If I Wasn't Here You Would not Have a Second Amendment Right Now U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On 9 September 2020 in an interview on the Shawn Hannity show on Fox news.com, President Trump made a bold assertion. He said if he were not in the office, the Second Amendment would have become essentially meaningless, because of the different judges who would have been appointed. From the transcript: And also, Supreme Court judges or justices. And you — the whole country, it depends on...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, California, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Hillary, Kennedy, Progressive, Second Amendment, Trump, Scalia, Ninth Circuit, Calvin Coolidge, Weingarten, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten


Knife Rights Freedom’s Steel Supporting NRA-ILA Auctioned for $35,000!

Knife Rights Freedom's Steel Supporting NRA-ILA Auctioned for $35,000! U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Knife Rights' Freedom's Steel IX – Liberty's Edge SOLD for $35,000! ALL proceeds, including the buyer's premium, will go to National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA). Congratulations and much thanks to the new owner whose high bid will help elect Second Amendment supporters in this critical election. “Our Second Amendment freedoms have never been at such risk as they a...
Tags: Texas, Guns, America, Damascus, Second Amendment, Nra, Election 2020, Nashville Tennessee, NRA-ILA, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Doug Ritter, Freedom s Steel, Johnny Stout, Julie Warenski Erikson, Bladesmith Véronique Laurent


Albuqurque Gun Ban used to Arrest Black New Mexico Movement Organizer

Screenshot from Youtube video of Protest for Freedom Rally, cropped and scaled by Dean Weingarten U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On Sunday morning, 19 July, 2020, a kindergarten teacher was organizing a Black New Mexico Movement protest at the Civic Plaza in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He had a firearm holstered across his chest. Police say he refused to disarm after they told him firearms were banned at the Plaza. A few minutes later they arrested him and two other armed men who were with him. Grady ...
Tags: School, Guns, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, New Mexico, Francisco, Second Amendment, Albuquerque, Keller, Frankie, Albuquerque New Mexico, Grady, Centers, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten