All posts tagged "second amendment"
CA Gun Laws: Legal for gun control advocates to use handgun image, but illegal for gun stores to use same image
Second Amendment advocates say California is infringing on their First Amendment rights. On Monday, four California gun dealers filed a federal lawsuit challenging a nearly century-old law that bans the display of handguns in store advertisements. Under...
- Posted November 14, 2014
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
Federal judge throws out California’s 10-day waiting period on gun sales
A federal judge has ruled that California’s 10-day waiting period on gun sales violates the Second Amendment rights of certain groups of gun owners. Under state law, California imposes a 10-day waiting period before a firearm can be transferred to a...
- Posted August 25, 2014
Debate misfire! Gun group to Kashkari: You just don’t get gun rights
Republican Neel Kashkari berated his conservative opponent, Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, on Thursday for jeopardizing Californians’ gun rights by introducing legislation to dramatically change the state’s handgun carry license system. “You introduced a bill recently that takes power away...
- Posted May 17, 2014
Tim Donnelly’s anti-union rhetoric doesn’t match his pro-union record
Public employee unions are a reliable target of California’s self-styled “patriot, not politician.” “California’s governor and legislature have shown a complete disregard for the needs of businesses and working families, and have instead caved to unions and special interest supporters,”...
- Posted May 9, 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
Gun rights advocates fuming over Kashkari’s comments
Gun-rights advocates are fuming over recent comments by gun owner and GOP gubernatorial candidate, Neel Kashkari. At a Wednesday evening meeting of the Sacramento State College Republicans, Kashkari, who owns four guns, drew a line to his right,...
- Posted February 21, 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