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New Zealand gun owners turn over their weapons for money

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Jul 13, 2019, 3:22 AM ET Dozens of Christchurch gun owners on Saturday handed over their weapons in exchange for money, in the first of more...

Measuring the Overall Length of a Pistol? ATF has Altered the Deal

Adam Kraut | July 5, 2019 As reported on Prince Law Office’s Blog, ATF has released a new letter communicating how one is supposed to measure the overall length of a firearm equipped...

Leading GOP senator introduces gun control bill on eve of Virginia special session

RICHMOND — A powerful Republican lawmaker has opened the door to one type of gun restriction as lawmakers and interest groups converge Tuesday on the State Capitol for a special...

Relying on the Same Illogic That Trump Used to Ban Bump Stocks, a New...

JACOB SULLUM | 7.3.2019 4:15 PM A new lawsuit against the manufacturers of guns used in the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting argues that AR-15-style rifles are illegal because they are compatible...

Dem aims to drop Voting Age to 16, citing youth gun control advocacy

A Democrat representing New York in Congress argues that passionate teen advocates show they should be given the right to vote in federal, state and local elections. The mechanism for...

Backers of a Federal Ban on ‘Gun Silencers’ Claim Only Murderers Use Them

JACOB SULLUM | 6.25.2019 4:05 PM Yesterday Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) introduced a bill that would ban the importation, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession of "gun silencers," which he blames for helping the...

Sen. Menendez introduces legislation to ban silencers in the US

Jun 21, 2019 4:02 PMGun silencers like the one used in a recent lethal shooting in Virginia Beach would be banned under new legislation that New Jersey U.S. Sen....

Cato, FPC File Brief in 9th Circuit Appeal on Tax Law Conviction for Machine-Gun...

SACRAMENTO, CA and WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 24, 2019) — Today, Firearms Policy Coalition announced the filing of an important joint amicus brief with the Cato Institute at the Ninth...

Legislation would outlaw the distribution of blueprints for 3D printed firearms

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 by Melina Druga Sens. Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) and Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) introduced legislation last week that would make it illegal...

LEGAL UPDATE: Cato Institute, FPC Urge Appeals Court to Strike Down Trump Bump-Stock Ban

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 18, 2019) -- Today, the Cato Institute and Firearms Policy Coalition announced their filing of an important amicus brief in the appeal of Aposhian v. Barr,...

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The House passed 2 gun control bills, but Democrats aren’t in a rush to...

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Judiciary chairman expects to take up more gun legislation but not until after June House Democrats took a victory lap this week as their new...

Rhode Island: Senate Will Consider 3D Gun Bill This Week

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Last week, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved a substitute amendment to S.84 and passed the bill out of committee.  Having previously been held for...