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CO – GUN CONTROL – Boulder’s gun ban ordinance struck down; state preemption, constitutional rights prevail

A Boulder District Court judge has struck down the City of Boulder’s anti-gun ordinance that made the possession, sale or transfer of semi-automatic, magazine-fed sporting rifles, pistols and ammunition magazines that can hold more than 10 rounds illegal.

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – More Gun Control, More Gun Sales

WSJ – March 15, 2021 – The Democrats running Washington seem intent on fulfilling every other progressive dream, so why not gun control? Last week the House passed two new gun measures, and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer promises they’ll get a vote on the Senate floor. They’d better hope this doesn’t boomerang the way rising crime has spurred…

INT’L – GUN CONTROL – New Zealand: Ardern flags further gun control reforms after firearms charges peak

An increase in charges over gun crime in New Zealand – despite sweeping reforms introduced after the Christchurch mosque attacks in 2019 – has shown the need for further restrictions, the government and campaigners agree.

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – House passes bills on gun control, closing background check loophole (VIDEO)

Lawmakers passed two bills on gun control Thursday. One bill requires background checks for all gun sales. The other would close the “Charleston loophole,” which allows some licensed gun sales before a background check is finished.

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – ‘No rights are safe’: new gun control bills focus on background checks (VIDEO)

Right now, there are two gun-control bills on the table in Congress. The bills focus on background checks. While both sides of the aisle are divided, a local gun shop owner says he is not too concerned with the words “gun control.”

The first of two new bills would increase the amount of time that a federal firearms licensee…

NM – GUN CONTROL – Bill expanding New Mexico’s ‘red-flag’ gun law fizzles

A controversial bill to expand New Mexico’s so-called red-flag gun law appears to be a victim of more pressing priorities in this year’s 60-day legislative session.

AL – GUN CONTROL – Alabama House committee OKs bill attempting to nullify federal gun laws

A House committee on Wednesday approved a bill that would attempt to nullify all federal gun laws in Alabama and ban state law enforcement from enforcing them. The House Public Safety and Homeland Security approved the bill, sponsored by Rep. Tommy Hanes, R-Bryant, on a voice vote. The measure is one of several attempts by Republican legislators around the country to block attempts at gun control by the Democratic-controlled…

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – House Democrats move forward with gun control legislation (VIDEO)

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — House Democrats are positioned to pass two gun control bills that aim to strengthen background checks for gun sales. One of the bills would close the so-called “gun show loophole,” making it illegal for unlicensed persons to transfer firearms to someone else without a background check. “If you are a criminal, a felon, or are deranged, well, by god you shouldn’t have access to a weapon,”…

NATL – GUN CONTROL – GOP lawmakers want to make federal gun laws invalid in their states

AP – March 7, 2021 – With Democrats controlling the presidency and Congress, Republican state lawmakers concerned about the possibility of new federal gun control laws aren’t waiting to react.

Legislation in at least a dozen states seeks to nullify any new restrictions, such as ammunition limits or a ban on certain types of weapons. Some bills would make it…

CO – GUN CONTROL –  Colorado gun interest soars amid legislative safety push

As guns and ammo, background checks and concealed handgun permit numbers show no sign of slowing down, making sure every new gun owner is being safe and secure has become a priority for many.

PA – GUN CONTROL –  Disappointed with inaction, Philadelphians urge mayor to implement gun violence legislation

While some members of the Philadelphia community have remained optimistic that Mayor Jim Kenney will fulfill his recent commitment to address the city's gun violence crisis, one activist is back on a hunger strike, claiming Kenney has not lived up to his promises.

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL- GOP state lawmakers seek to nullify federal gun limits

With Democrats controlling the presidency and Congress, Republican state lawmakers concerned about the possibility of new federal gun control laws aren't waiting to react. Legislation in at least a dozen states seeks to nullify any new restrictions, such as ammunition limits or a ban on certain types of weapons.

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – Top 9 Reasons Democrats’ Latest Gun Control Bill Is A Terrible Idea (Again)

Two years ago, House Democrats pushed a bill requiring so-called “universal background checks” at the federal level, which would have effectively outlawed private sales throughout the country. That bill was H.R. 8, or the “Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019.” Now, after taking control of all three branches, the Democrats are trying again and have just introduced, you guessed it: H.R. 8, the “Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021.”…

NM – GUN CONTROL – Drive-thru gun buyback event happening this month in Las Cruces

The group New Mexicans to Prevent Gun Violence is teaming up with the Las Cruces Public Department to host a drive-thru gun buyback event this month. It is scheduled to be held Saturday, March 13 at the East Mesa Public Safety Complex at 550 N. Sonoma Ranch Blvd. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., according to organizers.

MD – GUN CONTROL – Baltimore’s powerful new tool to fight illegal guns

Baltimore is piloting a software program developed by Everytown for Gun Safety that will enable it for the first time to identify patterns of gun trafficking and illegal sales.

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – Dems Bring Back Private Gun Sale Background Check Bill

Democrats have reintroduced gun sale background check legislation that requires unlicensed or private sellers to conduct a background check before selling a firearm. The Background Check Expansion Act introduced by Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., is co-sponsored by 43 Senate Democrats, including Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., while Rep. Mike Thompson, D-Calif., has resurfaced a companion bill in the House.

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – Lawmakers offer gun control bill to end ‘boyfriend loophole’

Congressional lawmakers are offering a gun control bill that would prevent convicted domestic abusers from buying or owning firearms. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) introduced The Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act on Tuesday morning, according to HuffPost. According to a copy of the bill published by HuffPost, it aims to amend current law to explicitly prohibit a “dating partner or former dating partner” that was convicted of domestic violence from owning…

NAT’L – GUN CONTROL – Blowing 4 Factual Holes in the Biden Gun Control Agenda

On the third anniversary of the tragic February 2018 school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, President Joe Biden issued his administration’s first significant push for new gun control measures.

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