All posts tagged "gun control"
Firearms Policy Coalition, Calguns Foundation take on SF safe storage law
More than a dozen Second Amendment groups are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to take up a high-profile challenge to a San Francisco gun-control measure. Led by the Firearms Policy Coalition, gun groups say the Ninth Circuit...
- Posted January 29, 2015
Governor 2014: Neel Kashkari opposes 4 gun control bills
GOP gubernatorial nominee Neel Kashkari assured gun owners Friday he’s opposed to four controversial gun-control measures now sitting on the desk of his opponent, Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown. The four measures, which include a ban on home-built firearms and the...
- Posted September 16, 2014
None of State Senator Leland Yee’s gun control bills have ever been signed into law
Was alleged gun-runner and gun control advocate Leland Yee all talk? Before you answer, here’s a surprising fact: the San Francisco Democrat, who has been called one of California’s leading gun control advocates, has never successfully authored...
- Posted April 3, 2014
Editorial: To separate themselves from Yee, lawmakers should end gun control
This piece is a parody of a Sacramento Bee editorial, “To separate themselves from Calderons, lawmakers should end payday loans.” Legislators of both parties have enabled Sen. Leland Yee while he has campaigned against gun rights, video...
- Posted March 27, 2014
Judge Orders L.A. County Sheriff to Process Handgun Licenses
A Superior Court judge has ordered the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department to begin accepting and processing handgun carry license applications. Judge Deirdre Hill sided with a gun rights group that had argued that the sheriff’s policy functioned as a de...
- Posted January 15, 2014
Gun Groups Challenge California’s Micro-Stamping Law
Two of the country’s leading firearms associations have filed a lawsuit challenging a 2007 California law that requires micro-stamping of all semi-automatic pistols sold in the state. The National Shooting Sports Foundation and the Sporting Arms and Ammunition...
- Posted January 13, 2014