Tag Archive: guns

Jan 27

If You Smoke Weed, You Can’t Legally Buy Guns

We’ve hit on this topic a number of times in recent years, but the news clearly isn’t getting out there. If you use marijuana, even in states where it is legal to purchase and use either medically or recreationally, you are barred by federal law from purchasing firearms.The federal government is stepping up its efforts …

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Dec 30

Grandma Got Run Over by Obama: SSA Finalizes New Gun Prohibition Rule

Last Monday, Barack Obama’s Social Security Administration (SSA) issued the final version of a rule that will doom tens of thousands of law-abiding (and vulnerable) disability insurance and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients to a loss of Second Amendment rights under the guise of re-characterizing them as “mental defectives.” The SSA, for the first time in its history, will be coopted into the …

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Nov 20

Legal Marijuana Poses a Problem | GOA News

“GOA finds it very troubling that the Obama administration would use medical issues to ban law-abiding Americans from owning firearms,” said the group’s executive director, Erich Pratt.Legal Marijuana Poses a Problem for Gun BuyersSen. Lisa Murkowski’s husband and sons ordered her a new Benelli 12-gauge shotgun as a gift, but when the Alaska Republican—and enthusiastic …

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Nov 15

Federal court: Medical marijuana cardholders have no 2nd Amendment rights

A three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday held that refusing gun sales to otherwise law-abiding cannabis patients does not violate their Second Amendment rights.Since 2000, the state of Nevada has granted marijuana registration cards exempting those who hold them from state prosecution for marijuana-related crimes. In May 2011, S. …

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Aug 24

You’re Too Stupid For This Conversation You Insist On Having – Bearing Arms

There are numerous perks to being editor of Bearing Arms. I’m often among the first to hear about and sample new products. I get to speak directly with manufacturers of firearms, gear, and ammunition. But despite the access to things, my favorite perks all involve education.I’ve been blessed to take hundreds of hours of training …

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Aug 05

UN Backs Secret Obama Takeover of Police | LifeZette

“The Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice has provided oversight and recommendations for improvement of police services in a number of cities with consent decrees. This is one of the most effective ways to reduce discrimination in law enforcement and it needs to be beefed up and increased to cover as many of …

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Aug 03

A Call to Arms Against California’s Gunmegeddon – Bearing Arms

California is ground zero – the quintessential battleground for gun rights in America – but gun owners in the Golden State are mounting a counter offensive and we need your help.California is where the gun control forces have been testing out their proposals; first on local levels, then statewide. It is their intent to make these laws a model …

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Jul 28

Here Gov’t Controls ALL Gun Sales, Yet A Murder Happens Every 25 Minutes | The Federalist Papers

It’s incredibly difficult – if not impossible to legally purchase a gun in Mexico.There’s only one legal gun store in the entire country, and guns have been strictly regulated since 1974.Because of this, very few households have firearms – most of them illegal and most of the weapons are in the hands of the military …

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Jul 15

The Unbelievable Reason One Illinois Couple is Being Denied Their Second Amendment Rights – Bearing Arms

“After the number of times we’ve had to take legal action in Illinois, including our landmark U.S. Supreme Court Second Amendment victory in McDonald v. City of Chicago six years ago, one would think the state would have wised up by now,” said Alan M. Gottlieb, founder of the Second Amendment Foundation and legal representative for the Shults’.“But …

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Jul 14

WA GUN OWNERS STAGE THE LARGEST FELONY CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE RALLY IN AMERICA’S HISTORY | We Are Change

Around 1,000 gun owners rallied at the state capitol in Olympia, WA, openly armed, this past Saturday in defiance of the newly passed gun control law, I-594.“This isn’t just a protest. We are here to openly violate the law,” stated Gavin Seim, organizer of the event, named ‘I Will Not Comply’.At the end of the …

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