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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 Foundation Launches LegalBlade Knife Law App 2.0

Knife Rights Foundation Launches LegalBlade Knife Law App 2.0 U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Today, Knife Rights Foundation, America's foremost public benefit organization dedicated to knives, has officially launched the exciting new 2.0 version of its LegalBlade mobile application, the enhanced second generation of the world's first and only knife law app. Among other significant improvements, the new Knife Rights LegalBlade App 2.0 features a new, updated design to significantly improve the user ...
Tags: Utah, Guns, America, United States, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Knives, District Of Columbia, Gun Laws, Foundation, The Foundation, FPC, Blade HQ, Ivory Ban, 2nd Amendment, Gun Rights News


Signing Ceremony: Knife Rights’ MT Switchblade Ban Repeal & Knife Law Preemption Bill

Signing Ceremony: Knife Rights' MT Switchblade Ban Repeal: L-R: Rep. Casey Knudsen, Gov. Bullock and Ethan Becker – Inscribed Pro-Tech SBR Montana – -(AmmoLand.com)- Tuesday afternoon in Helena, Montana Governor Steve Bullock held a signing ceremony for Knife Rights' Montana Switchblade Ban Repeal and Knife Law Preemption bill, HB 155. Knife Rights Board member Ethan Becker attended representing Knife Rights. Ethan presented the Governor his first ever automatic knife, a specially inscribed P...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Aclu, Steve Bullock, Ethan, Helena Montana, Ethan Becker, Montana Montana, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Pro Tech Knives, America s Grassroots Knife Owners Organization, Todd Rathner, SwitchBlades, Casey Knudsen, Knife Law Preemption


Montana Switchblade Ban Repeal & Knife Law Preemption Bill Introduced

Knife Rights' Montana Switchblade Ban Repeal & Knife Law Preemption Bill Introduced Montana – -(AmmoLand.com)- Knife Rights' Montana Switchblade Ban Repeal and Knife Law Preemption Bill Introduced. At the request of Knife Rights, Montana State Representative Casey Knudsen has introduced HB 155 which would repeal the state's switchblade ban and enact Knife Law Preemption. This effort follows up on 2017's repeal of the prohibition against concealed carry without a CCW of “a knife with a blade...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Arizona, Gun Rights News, Preemption Laws, Knife Rights, America s Grassroots Knife Owners Organization, SwitchBlades, Casey Knudsen, Montana Knife Rights, J Redding, Knife Law Preemption, Knife Rights Knife Law Preemption


Louisiana Governor Signs Knife Law Reform, Removes Switchblade Ban

Louisiana Governor Signs Knife Law Reform, Removes Switchblade Ban Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- On 25 May, 2018, Governor Edwards of Louisiana signed HB 892 into law. The bill now becomes ACT 341, which reforms Louisiana knife law, removing a 1950's era ban on switchblades.  From wafb.com: BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) – On Friday, May 25, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards signed 79 bills into new laws.The bills he signed are as follows:(snip)ACT 341 – HB 892 Provides relative to the illegal carrying ...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, La, Department Of Defense, Brooklyn, Arizona, Louisiana, Department Of Justice, John Bel Edwards, Edwards, Delany, Weingarten, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch


Knife Rights’ Louisiana Switchblade Ban Repeal Bill Signed

Switchblade KnifeRights.org Gilbert, AZ –-(Ammoland.com)- Knife Rights' bill to repeal Louisiana's antiquated ban on the possession of switchblade knives, HB 892, was signed by Governor Edwards! Switchblade Freedom Day in Louisiana will be August 1, 2018, when the new law goes into effect.We'd like to acknowledge Representative Mark Wright for his sponsorship and leadership and Senator Bodi White for shepherding the bill through the Senate.Thanks to all of you who called and emailed your l...
Tags: Guns, Senate, America, Louisiana, Mark Wright, Edwards, Legislative Affairs, Gun Rights News, Tom Gresham, Knife Rights, Gilbert AZ Ammoland, America s Grassroots Knife Owners Organization, Todd Rathner, SwitchBlades, Bodi White, Dan Zelenka


Repeal of Louisiana Switchblade Knife Ban goes to Governor Edwards

Repeal of Louisiana Switchblade Knife Ban goes to Governor Edwards Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- On April 13th, 2018, the Louisiana repeal of the switchblade ban (HB892) unanimously passed the House.  From legiscan.com:(4)(a) The manufacture, ownership, possession, custody or use intentional concealment on one's person of any switchblade knife, spring knife, or other knife or similar instrument having a blade which may be automatically unfolded or extended from a handle by the manipulation of a...
Tags: New York, Texas, Guns, Senate, Department Of Defense, United States, New Hampshire, Maine, Tennessee, House, Arizona, Wisconsin, Nevada, Louisiana, Illinois, Tony


Louisiana Senate Passes Repeal On Prohibition Of Automatic Knives

Louisiana Senate Passes Repeal On Prohibition Of Automatic Knives Cody, WY – -(Ammoland.com)-The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) applauds the Louisiana Senate for passing HB 892, which repeals the prohibition on automatic knives in the state. The bill, sponsored by Representative Mark Wright, R-77, will repeal the archaic state laws that impede on the rights of law abiding citizens of Louisiana.According to the House of Representatives' digest of HB 892, current law in the state of Loui...
Tags: Guns, House Of Representatives, Louisiana, Mark Wright, Edwards, Louisiana Senate, Gun Rights News, American Knife Tool Institute, American Knife Tool Institute AKTI, SwitchBlades


Buck 110 Auto Elite Folding Knife, “Wow, that knife is sweet daddy!”

Tom reviews the Buck 110 Auto Elite Push Button Pocket Knife Buck 110 Auto Tom Claycomb USA – -(Ammoland.com)- While at the 2018 SHOT Show a few weeks ago I had a meeting set up to look at the new products that Buck Knives was introducing this year and then later had dinner with them to further look over their new product line.One big ticket item for 2018 was their new 110 Auto Elite knife.I wrote a Product Review a couple of months ago on Buck’s famous 110 folder, which in my mind was th...
Tags: Usa, Guns, US, Canada, United States, Amazon Kindle, Gear, Smith, Tom, Stockman, USA Ammoland, Buck Knives, Knife Reviews, SwitchBlades, Tom Claycomb, Tom ClaycombTom Claycomb


Colorado Switchblade Ban Repeal Effective August 9th

SwitchBlades Colorado –-(Ammoland.com)- Colorado's switchblade and gravity knife ban repeal takes effect on Wednesday, August 9th.Knife Rights Chairman Doug Ritter said, “we were very pleased to be able to support Senator Hill and Representative Lebsock in moving this bill through the legislature and delivering more freedom for Colorado knife owners.” Knife Rights' Director of Legislative Affairs, Todd Rathner, traveled to Denver to lobby the bill at the invitation of the sponsors, overcoming ...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, New Hampshire, Knife, Wisconsin, Knives, Denver, Hill, Lakewood, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Doug Ritter, Todd Rathner, Knife Laws, Sen Hill, SwitchBlades


Michigan Switchblade Ban Repeal Bill Signed by Governor

Michigan Switchblade Ban Repeal Bill Signed by Governor Michigan –-(Ammoland.com)- Knife Rights' Michigan Switchblade Ban Repeal bill, SB 245, was signed yesterday by Governor Rick Snyder.SB 245, sponsored by Senator Rick Jones, simply repeals Section 226a (switchblade ban) of the Michigan penal code originally enacted in 1952. SB245 is the culmination of years of effort by Knife Rights and our friends in Michigan including Senator Mike Green, the original sponsor of the bill.SB245 becomes eff...
Tags: Guns, Wisconsin, Michigan, Rick Snyder, Rick Jones, Mike Green, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Doug Ritter, Michigan Ammoland, Oklahoma Tennessee Texas, SwitchBlades, SwitchBlade, Ultimate Steel


Pennsylvania Court: Automatic Knives not Protected by Second Amendment

By Dean Weingarten Judge Lillian Harris Ransom Dean Weingarten Arizona – -(Ammoland.com)- A Pennsylvania Court has found that automatic knives are not protected arms under the Second Amendment. The case is not precedential, and is unlikely to be appealed. The finding was made on 9 March, 2017. On July 29th, 2014, William Battle entered the Pike County Administrative Building for an appointment with a probation officer.  Battle had plead guilty to aggravated assault involving a firear...
Tags: New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Court, Department Of Defense, Chicago, Pennsylvania, United States, Arizona, Battle, Columbia, State, West Side, McDonald, Appellant, Heller


Virginia Switchblade Ban Legislation Repeal Vetoed

Switchblade Knife Rights USA -(Ammoland.com)- Virginia Governor McAuliffe vetoed House Bill 1432 that would have repealed Virginia’s switchblade ban including, for the most part, allowing concealed carry.Knife Rights supported this bill even though we had concerns with the language.Unfortunately, despite everyone’s best efforts it failed. Knife Rights remains committed to repealing Virginia’s switchblade ban.  About Knife Rights:Knife Rights is rewriting knife law in America. Knife Rights ...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, Legislation, New Hampshire, Wisconsin, McAuliffe, Shooting Industry News, USA Ammoland, Knife Rights, SwitchBlades


Knife Rights: Repeal of Federal Switchblade Act Introduced in Congress

It’s Time for the Federal Switchblade Act to GO AWAY! KnifeRights.org Gilbert, AZ -Ammoland.com)- Originally conceived and authored by Knife Rights in 2010 and first introduced in 2014, the Knife Owners’ Protection Act of 2017 (KOPA) now includes repeal of the archaic 1958 Federal Switchblade Act and has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Rep. Andy Biggs (AZ-05). KOPA will remove the irrational restrictions on interstate trade in automatic knives that are legal to one ...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Guns, Congress, New York City, America, Usc, Ritter, Kopa, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Doug Ritter, Gilbert AZ Ammoland, SwitchBlades


Winning the Culture War with Switchblade Knives

By Dean Weingarten Dean Weingarten Arizona – -(Ammoland.com)- You are winning the culture war when the other side accepts your premises.  In the 1950’s, legislatures across the country succumbed to the latest trendy weapons ban.  Switchblade knives.  The trend went so far as to pass a federal ban on the importation and interstate sale of of switchblades, because, at the time, it was widely understood the Constitution forbade the federal government from actually regulating the sale of an item ...
Tags: Hollywood, Guns, Milwaukee, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Wisconsin, Miami, Ritter, Walker, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee Wisconsin, Wattenberg, Weingarten, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch