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WA Appeals Court Unanimously Upholds Preemption in SAF Lawsuit

WA Appeals Court Unanimously Upholds Preemption in SAF Lawsuit, iStock-884168778 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- A Washington State Appeals Court panel has unanimously held that a so-called “safe storage” ordinance adopted by the City of Edmonds and challenged by the Second Amendment Foundation, National Rifle Association and three private citizens violates the state’s 36-year-old model preemption law. The ruling is a “significant victory for Evergreen State gun and privacy rights,” said SAF founder...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Seattle, Bass, Nra, Edmonds, Andrus, The Foundation, Ephrata, Gottlieb, Evergreen State, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, City of Edmonds, Beth Andrus


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


Biden Breaks Silence on Guns, Demands ‘Common Sense Reforms’

Joe Biden used the anniversary of the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., to press for extremist gun control U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Having waited about four weeks from the day he moved into the White House, Democrat Joe Biden used the Valentine’s Day anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Fla., to demand that Congress “enact commonsense gun law reforms,” which is camo-speak for extremist gun control. What he calls “common sense” is considered nonsense b...
Tags: Florida, Texas, Guns, Congress, White House, US, Joe Biden, Bellevue, Michigan, Npr, Johnson, Biden, Doj, Trump, Nra, Linda


2A Jeopardy: Biden ‘Committed’ to ‘Reform Court System’ Including SCOTUS

Far-left advocacy groups are pressing Joe Biden to fulfill his commitment for a “bipartisan commission to study Supreme Court reforms.”, iStock-1020504756 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Sworn into office with a widely-reported gun control plan just waiting to be unleashed, Joe Biden is “committed” to act on his campaign promise to create a “bipartisan commission to study Supreme Court reforms,” according to Fox News. If the scenario plays out, it could open the door for anti-gun Democrats to pack t...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, California, Washington, White House, US, Joe Biden, Fox, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Biden, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, George W Bush


Democrat Threat Fuels Momentum as SAF Expands 2A Outreach Effort

The Second Amendment Foundation announced today that thanks to the continued overwhelming positive reaction to our “2nd Amendment First Responder” project iStock-697763612 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation announced today that thanks to the continued overwhelming positive reaction to our “2nd Amendment First Responder” project, we have extended our national television campaign for a fourth consecutive week, scheduling 69 more spots on more than a dozen networks. “By the e...
Tags: Guns, Congress, White House, US, Joe Biden, Nra, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Alan M Gottlieb, DirecTV Fox News Fox Business CNN MSNBC


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


Trampling 2A at Core of Biden’s Empty Promise of ‘Unity’

Does this look like the face of a man interested in unity? Joe Biden can’t unify the nation when he’s vowing to crush the rights of 100 million gun owners. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- In a video message broadcast by CNN, Democrat Joe Biden put the lie to his widely-reported intent to preach unity during his inaugural address to what essentially will be a capital city occupied by some 22,000 National Guard troops by basically declaring war on about 100 million of his constituents. “My...
Tags: New York, Texas, Guns, Congress, Washington, US, Joe Biden, Cnn, The Guardian, Biden, Seattle, Nra, Lone Star State, National Rifle Association, IMG, Wayne Lapierre


SAF on Offense, Launching TV Ad, Ramping Up Media Marketing

The Second Amendment Foundation is going on offense with a hard-hitting television ad appearing on several different networks. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- With Capitol Hill now under Democrat control and Joe Biden preparing to fulfill a lifelong dream of being president Jan. 20, rough times may be ahead for the firearms community, so the Second Amendment Foundation is taking an aggressive posture “to protect the Second Amendment” from Biden and Kamala Harris. The two-pronged effort began with th...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Washington, Senate, US, America, Joe Biden, Capitol Hill, Biden, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Nra, Olympia, HARRIS, Capitol, Legislature


Attack on 2A Researcher, Dr. John Lott, Rebuffed by Defenders

Dr. John Lott. researcher and author, is now working as an adviser to the Justice Department's Office of Justice program. (Dave Workman photo) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- When a California gun control advocate went on the warpath in The Hill criticizing the hiring of author and firearms researcher John Lott as an advisor to the Justice Department’s Office of Justice program, the reaction was swift in defense of Lott’s work. Griffin Dix, president of the Oakland/Alameda County Brady Campaign cham...
Tags: New York Post, New York, Guns, California, Stanford, New York City, US, Joe Biden, United States, Capitol Hill, Biden, Huffington Post, Justice Department, Trump, Nra, Brady


Report: Biden to ‘Move Quickly Against Guns’

Joe Biden is poised to launch new attacks on Second Amendment rights the day he is sworn into office, reports suggest. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Incoming President-elect Joe Biden “plans to move quickly against guns, adding the issue to his list of first executive orders,” the Washington Examiner is reporting, citing remarks from Stef Feldman, national policy director of Biden's presidential campaign. Feldman reportedly said Biden will “make big, bold changes through executive action, not just...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, White House, US, America, Barack Obama, Georgia, Joe Biden, Fox News, Beltway, Biden, Herald, Michael Bloomberg, Delaware


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


The Second Amendment Foundation Challenges Washington Gun-Control

The SAF, NRA, and two Washington state gun retailers challenge gun-control Initiative 1639 IMG iStock-648978888 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Attorneys representing the Second Amendment Foundation, National Rifle Association, two Washington state gun retailers, and three private citizens have filed an appeal brief with the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in their challenge of gun control Initiative 1639, a measure adopted two years ago in the Evergreen State. The 45-page brief asserts I-1639 “in...
Tags: Guns, Washington, US, San Francisco, Atkins, Seattle, Tacoma, Mitchell, Spokane, IMG, Ninth Circuit, The Foundation, U S Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF


NRA Continues the Fight Against I-1639 in the Court of Appeals

In 2018, Washington voters passed I-1639, which banned the sale of semi-automatic rifles to 18-to-20-year old adults. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- In 2018, Washington voters passed I-1639, which banned the sale of semi-automatic rifles to 18-to-20-year old adults and to out of state residents—even transfers through FFLs in the buyer’s state. The NRA and Second Amendment Foundation joined forces and challenged I-1639 in 2018. The court rejected Washington’s Motion to Dismiss our lawsuit ...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Nra, Court of Appeals, IMG, Ninth Circuit, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, ILA


Gun Groups Sue State Dept., New Jersey AG Over 3D Guns & Free Speech

Gun Groups Sue State Dept., New Jersey AG Over 3D Guns & Free Speech, iStock-Suebsiri BELLEVUE, WA — -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation and Defense Distributed, the Texas firm made famous for publishing digital firearms information, have sued the U.S. Department of State and New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal in federal court, alleging violations of the First Amendment and administrative law. Named as defendants are Grewal, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo, Acting Dep...
Tags: Texas, Guns, US, New Jersey, Lawsuits, State Department, Free Speech, State, U S Department of State, Gurbir Grewal, Mike Miller, The Foundation, Grewal, Gottlieb, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation


Senate Confirms ACB; Furious Warren Calls Process ‘Corrupt and Illegitimate’

Senate Confirms ACB; Furious Warren Calls Process ‘Corrupt and Illegitimate’ IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- By a 52-48 Senate vote Monday evening, Judge Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the U.S. Supreme Court, igniting a backlash from angry Democrats whose fury may have been best represented by Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who branded Barrett’s ascension to the high court as a “corrupt and illegitimate process.” But it was vehemently anti-gun Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut who laid ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, US, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Cnn, Ronald Reagan, Maine, New York Times, Connecticut, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg


WA Appeals Court Ruling Revives SAF-NRA Challenge to Seattle Gun Law

A Washington Appeals Court has ruled unanimously that a SAF-NRA challenge to a Seattle gun storage ordinance may go to trial, reversing an earlier dismissal of the case by a trial judge. (Dave Workman photo) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Washington State’s 35-year-old firearms preemption law got a boost Monday with a unanimous state Appeals Court ruling that reversed and remanded a legal challenge against a so-called “safe storage” regulation adopted by the City of Seattle more than two years ago,...
Tags: New York, Guns, Washington, US, Washington State, Seattle, Appeals Court, SAF, Nra, National Rifle Association, KIRO, State Supreme Court, Edmonds, Andrus, Gottlieb, Dave Workman


Silicon Valley ‘Overwhelmingly’ Backs Biden; CCW Tops 1M in 5 States

Anti-gun Democrat Joe Biden is reportedly basking in the warmth of overwhelming support from Silicon Valley. However, Americans are buying more guns and getting licensed to carry, and a new poll says 90% of people who have bought a gun in the last four months feel safer. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- No sooner did gun rights advocates file a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) against social media giant Facebook and AFP Fact Check for violating provisions of the Federa...
Tags: Facebook, Utah, Florida, Guns, Montana, Washington, Virginia, US, Alabama, America, West Virginia, Joe Biden, Fbi, Chicago, Pennsylvania, United States


Pro-Gun Group – SAF Joins Amicus To Supreme Court In Arizona Rights Case

Pro-Gun Group – SAF Joins Amicus To Supreme Court In Arizona Rights Case , img istock BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation has joined in an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in a case involving an Arizona man’s motion to dismiss an indictment charging with two counts of being a felon in possession of firearms, on the grounds that non-violent felony convictions should not serve as a reason for lifetime loss of Second Amendment rights. SAF joins the Firearms Poli...
Tags: Guns, Israel, US, Sacramento, Arizona, U S Supreme Court, Torres, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms, The Foundation, Heller, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Amicus Curiae Briefs, Joseph G S Greenlee


Massad Ayoob Named President Of Second Amendment Foundation

Massad Ayoob BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Internationally-known firearms author and trainer Massad Ayoob has been named president of the Second Amendment Foundation, succeeding the late Joseph Tartaro. “The election to president of SAF is one of the most cherished honors of my life,” Ayoob said. “I have been proud to serve for many years on SAF’s Board of Trustees and will do my best to continue my commitment to what I consider a civil right and indeed, a human right. “I am humbled at the...
Tags: Guns, Cle, Board of Trustees, The Foundation, Second Amendment Foundation, Shooting Industry News, Ayoob, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Lethal Force Institute, Massad Ayoob, Mas Ayoob, International Defensive Pistol Association, Alan M Gottlieb, Joseph Tartaro, Handgunner, Joe Tartaro


SAF Applauds Nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to US Supreme Court

The SAF strongly supports President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation strongly supports President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “Judge Barrett is eminently qualified to take a seat on the highest court in the nation,” said SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan M. Gottlieb. “Ou...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, United States, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US supreme court, Trump, Senate Judiciary Committee, Barrett, Third Circuit, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Kanter, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News


Second Amendment Foundation Adds Trustees, Including AmmoLand Founder/Editor-In-Chief

Second Amendment Foundation Adds Trustees, Including AmmoLand Founder/Editor-In-Chief. img iStock-donskarpo BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation has announced three new additions to its Board of Trustees following the 35th annual Gun Rights Policy Conference. The three new members are Maj. Gen. Allen Youngman, Jim Irvine, and Fredy Riehl. Youngman retired in 2003 after 34 years in the military. He is now the senior consultant at the American Business Development ...
Tags: Board of Directors, Guns, United States, New Jersey, Ohio, Capitol Hill, Board of Trustees, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Fredy, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Riehl, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, Shooting Media News


‘Anarchist’ Seattle Makes It Official, Slashes Police Dept. Funding

With Seattle being declared a jurisdiction where anarchy is rampant, the City Council has voted to cut the police department budget. Weeks ago, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms advised Seattle residents to arm themselves. iStock-1138299265 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Barely 24 hours after the Department of Justice declared Seattle to be a jurisdiction that has “permitted violence and destruction of property to persist,” the far-left Seattle City Council made it official...
Tags: Guns, Minneapolis, Abc, Washington, New York City, US, Idaho, Bellevue, Capitol Hill, Department Of Justice, Portland Oregon, Seattle, Council, Justice Department, Nra, Spd


2020 ‘Virtual’ Gun Rights Policy Conference, Biggest Attendance In History ~ VIDEO

BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- “It was the biggest gathering of gun rights activists in the world,” said Alan Gottlieb, founder and executive vice president of the Second Amendment Foundation, in the aftermath of this weekend’s 35th annual Gun Rights Policy Conference, held entirely online for the first time in history. The event was viewed by well over 300,000 gun rights activists across the country on multiple platforms, and more than 4,100 people pre-registered for the event, which shatte...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Congress, U S Senate, The Foundation, Gottlieb, GRPC, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Shooting Media News, AmmoLand News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Bellevue WA, Gun Rights Policy Conference GRPC


Unless Biden Wins Big, ‘Violence in Streets’ Possible, Says WaPo Op-Ed

Seattle and Portland are the scenes of continued protests, some violent. Here's how it appeared in Seattle back on June 1. (Screen snip, YouTube, KING nEWS) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Writing recently in the Washington Post, Prof. Rosa Brooks at Georgetown University Law Center said a brainstorming session by “The Transition Integrity Project” conjured some “likely” scenarios about the outcome of the November election and concluded “With the exception of the ‘big Biden win’ scenario, each of ou...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, Wikipedia, US, America, Joe Biden, Fox, United States, House, Portland, Fox News, Nancy Pelosi, Republic, Biden, Seattle, Msnbc


SAF Expands ‘2A First Responders’ Television Advertising Campaign ~ VIDEO

BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Thanks to a strong public response, the Second Amendment Foundation announced today it is extending and expanding its “Second Amendment First Responder’ advertising campaign to include new channels next week. “We’re delighted with the response and it is helping us expand the reach of our project,” said SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan M. Gottlieb. “The more people we reach with the ‘2A First Responder’ program, the better our ability to defend thi...
Tags: Guns, US, America, Fox, Fox News, Msnbc, SAF, DirecTV, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Ammoland TV, 2020 Elections, Bellevue WA


Defense Distributed Demand Injunction Against NJ AG In 3D Printing Censorship Case

Defense Distributed Demand Injunction Against NJ AG In 3D Printing Censorship Case BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Defense Distributed and the Second Amendment Foundation have moved for an interim injunction pending appeal by New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal in the continuing challenge of Grewal’s censorship relating to the publication of information about 3D gun production. The case is in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, where a three-judge panel recently ruled unanimously that ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, US, New Jersey, State Department, Houston, Gurbir Grewal, The Foundation, Grewal, Western District of Washington, Plaintiffs, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Defense Distributed


SAF Launches 2A First Responders Television Ad Campaign

The Second Amendment Foundation has launched an ambitious television advertising campaign promoting its “Second Amendment First Responder” program.  iStock-972102050 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation has launched an ambitious television advertising campaign promoting its “Second Amendment First Responder” program, promoting gun rights activism as the fall campaign season kicks off. “Our ad campaign will appear on Fox News, DISH TV, One America News, and Newsmax,” said SAF...
Tags: Guns, America, SAF, NewsMax, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Alan M Gottlieb, Fox News DISH TV One America News


SSF Launches 2A First Responders Television Ad Campaign

The Second Amendment Foundation has launched an ambitious television advertising campaign promoting its “Second Amendment First Responder” program.  iStock-972102050 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation has launched an ambitious television advertising campaign promoting its “Second Amendment First Responder” program, promoting gun rights activism as the fall campaign season kicks off. “Our ad campaign will appear on Fox News, DISH TV, One America News, and Newsmax,” said SAF...
Tags: Guns, America, SAF, NewsMax, The Foundation, Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Second Amendment Foundation SAF, Alan M Gottlieb, Fox News DISH TV One America News


Trump’s Plain Talk: ‘If Left Wins, They Will Confiscate Guns, Wipe Away 2A’ ~ VIDEO

President Donald Trump warned during his acceptance speech that the Second Amendment is in jeopardy in this fall's elections. (Screen snip, YouTube, C-SPAN) USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- President Donald Trump made it clear during his acceptance speech on the White House lawn that a Joe Biden victory in November will be bad news for American gun owners and the Bill of Rights. “If the left gains power,” the president warned, “they will demolish the suburbs, confiscate your guns and appoint justices ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, California, White House, US, America, Joe Biden, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Nra, Duncan, U S Supreme Court, U S Senate, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Detroit Free Press


SAF Joins Lawsuit Challenging California Delays In Processing Gun Transactions

SAF Joins Lawsuit Challenging California Delays In Processing Gun Transactions BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation today joined in a lawsuit challenging California’s use of bureaucracy and the COVID-19 pandemic to undermine and restrict citizens’ access to firearms in violation of the state’s 10-day waiting period law. SAF is joined by the Firearms Policy Foundation, California Gun Rights Foundation, Firearms Policy Coalition, Inc., San Diego Gun Owners PAC, Five ...
Tags: Guns, California, Lawsuits, Doj, Gavin Newsom, Bradley, Golden State, The Foundation, Gottlieb, California DOJ, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Xavier Becerra, Bureau of Firearms, Shooting Industry News, Democrats War on Guns