Ex-CNN anchor’s life saved by gun rights CNN doesn’t think you should have
By Robert Laurie Friday, July 3, 2015
Anyone who spends any amount of time subjecting themself to the lunacy of CNN’s primetime lineup is well aware of one simple fact. The “house that Turner built” is no fan of the 2nd Amendment. They’ve got a whole stable of anchors, reporters, and analysts whose entire raison d’etre is the limitation or elimination of your gun rights.
CCRKBA Applauds Washington Post Expsure of Anti-Gun Falsehoods
By CCRKBA Wednesday, July 1, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is applauding Monday’s exposure by the Washington Post of questionable data about school shootings used by the gun prohibition lobby to stoke public emotion against Second Amendment rights.
CCRKBA Says SCOTUS Ruling Should Open Door To National CCW Recognition
By CCRKBA Friday, June 26, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – Following today’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that requires all states to recognize same-sex marriages, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said that the same principle should apply to nationwide state recognition of concealed carry licenses and permits from all other states.
SAF Encourage That Dearth 2A Case Will Move Forward
By Second Amendment Foundation Wednesday, June 24, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation is encouraged that a federal appeals court has ruled 2-1 that Stephen Dearth’s challenge of a federal law that prevents citizens living abroad from buying firearms while visiting in the United States will now go to trial in federal district court.
SAF Lauds Puerto Rico Court Victory For Gun Rights
By Second Amendment Foundation Saturday, June 20, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – A surprising victory for gun rights in Puerto Rico has eliminated the firearms registry and licensing requirements to purchase and carry in the Commonwealth, the Second Amendment Foundation has confirmed.
Obama won’t let a crisis go to waste, jumps right in with the gun control nonsense
By Dan Calabrese Friday, June 19, 2015
Maybe my memory is too generous, but it seems there was a time when Barack Obama would have had enough self-awareness to at least wait a few days before turning a massive tragedy into an excuse to push a political agenda. I don’t remember him using the Newtown shooting to start yapping about gun control less than 24 hours after it happened.
CCRKBA Supports Bill To Revise GCA ‘68, Replace ‘Sporting Purpose’ Language
By CCRKBA Friday, June 12, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today announced its support of H.R. 2710, the “Lawful Purpose and Self-Defense Act of 2015,” which would replace the “sporting purposes” standard on importation of certain firearms and ammunition, and update how they are defined.
VIDEO: Five Detroit burglars encounter a very armed ‘Ms. Dee’
By Dan Calabrese Thursday, June 11, 2015
Detroit Police Chief James Craig has made a major point of saying that Detroit residents not only have the right to arm themselves, but that it helps to prevent crime when they do. And the numbers WDIV reports in this story bears him out. But that’s not at all the best part of the story - not even close.
SAF Files Notice Of Appeal In Challenge To Washington Gun Control Law
By Second Amendment Foundation Friday, June 5, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation today filed notice of appeal in their challenge of Initiative 594, in which a district court judge in Tacoma dismissed without prejudice last month on the grounds that SAF and its co-plaintiffs lack standing because none of them have so far been criminally cited or prosecuted under the new law.
New ‘Smart Gun’ Proposal Same Old Stupidity, Says CCRKBA
By CCRKBA Wednesday, June 3, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – New legislation mandating so-called “authorized user” technology on handguns is nothing more than a re-packaged “smart gun” scheme, and it’s a stupid idea that should be dead-on-arrival on Capitol Hill, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today.
Bloomberg-Backed Group Pushing Gun Control With Familiar Color
By CCRKBA Tuesday, June 2, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – Today’s nationwide effort by the Michael Bloomberg-supported Everytown for Gun Safety to promote the wearing of orange garments in an effort to push the gun control agenda at least uses a color so many of Bloomberg’s former colleagues are already wearing, in prison, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms observed.
SAF Submits Amicus Brief In North Carolina Gun Range Case
By Second Amendment Foundation Monday, June 1, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The North Carolina Supreme Court today accepted an amicus brief from the Second Amendment Foundation in a case that challenges the ability of a county ordinance to completely prohibit the construction and operation of shooting ranges, thus preventing the exercise of protected Second Amendment activities inside the county.
CCRKBA Blasts Suggestion That More Gun Control Needed In Baltimore
By CCRKBA Friday, May 29, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today said a White House suggestion that more gun control is one solution to the kind of violence that rocked Baltimore over the holiday weekend in that city’s continuing unrest is “simply ludicrous.”
Federal Court Denies Admin. Stay In DC Concealed Carry Case
By Second Amendment Foundation Thursday, May 28, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The federal district court judge handling the Second Amendment Foundation’s challenge to the District of Columbia’s “good reason” concealed carry permit requirement has denied the city’s request for an immediate administrative stay of his ruling last week granting a preliminary injunction against further enforcement of the requirement. The District is also seeking a stay pending appeal.
SAF Seeks Contempt Against DC For Stall In Wrenn CCW Case
By Second Amendment Foundation Wednesday, May 27, 2015
BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation is asking the federal court to force the District of Columbia to abide by a May 18 ruling requiring the city to drop its requirement to show a “good reason” before issuing concealed carry permits, or find the city in contempt.