Thursday, December 1, 2022

Tag: gun rights

Highland Park victims sue gun-maker, stores over negligence and deceptive practices

Along with the company—which plaintiffs argue violated a consumer protection law—the families and victims sued an online retailer and local gun store.

Gun rights at the Supreme Court: Justices will consider if the...

Does the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution recognize a right to keep and bear arms in the home, or a right to “keep” firearms in the home and also “bear” them outside of the home for protection in society?

Racist County Commissioner arrested for breaching US Capitol

"And I will embrace my Second Amendment, I will keep my right to bear arms, my vehicle is an extension of my home in regard to the constitution law, and I have a right to have those firearms in my car.”

Gun makers and sellers on list of ‘essential businesses’ amid coronavirus...

"Gun retailers are not essential businesses and should not remain open during this pandemic."

NRA says Secret Service ‘responsible for event security,’ guns prohibited during...

The NRA announced that weapons of all kinds will be prohibited from the Institute for Legislative Action Leadership forum "prior to and during" Vice President Mike Pence's keynote speech in Dallas on Friday.

America wasn’t a ‘gun-loving country’ until a $13.5 billion industry made...

Historian Pamela Haag’s The Gunning of America refocuses the gun debate on the moguls who made America into the land of guns – and mass shootings.

Republicans repeal law blocking people with severe mental illness from owning...

Lawmakers that supported the rule are worried about what this may mean for family members that take care of mentally ill individuals.

There were 61 victims of gun violence in Chicago during Christmas...

The number of homicides in the city skyrocketed this year.

End the Dickey Amendment: Tell Congress to Allow Research on Gun...

Sign the petition now and tell Congress to take the first step

Justice Thomas Passionately Argues That Convicted Domestic Abusers Need Easier Access...

In a dissenting opinion, Thomas lays out his issues with the Supreme Court upholding a gun ban for convicted domestic abusers.

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Negotiators from 175 nations will create a team of scientists to address the plastic pollution crisis worldwide.