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VIRGINIA BEACH TEEN TO LEAD LOCAL "MARCH FOR OUR GUNS" AT MOUNT TRASHMORE THIS WEEKEND. WHEN STUDENTS WALKED OUT OF THEIR CLASSROOMS ON MARCH 14 TO DRAW AWARENESS TO GUN VIOLENCE AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS, AIDAN JACKSON, 15, PARTICIPATED. CARRYING A SIGN HE MADE HIMSELF, WITH THE WORDS “GUN CONTROL IS NOT THE ANSWER” PAINTED ON IT – SOME OF HIS CLASSMATES RESPONDED WITH ANGER. ONE APPROACHED HIM, TOOK HIS SIGN AND BEGAN TEARING IT APART.BLACK GUNS MATTER BRINGING GUN RIGHTS WORKSHOP TO CHICAGO'S AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY. HIP HOP ARTIST MAJ TOURE WILL BRING HIS MESSAGE OF GUN RIGHTS TO TO AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITIES ALL OVER.NRA FILED A LEGAL CHALLENGE IN THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT OBJECTING TO THE MISLEADING AND INADEQUATE BALLOT TITLE FOR INITIATIVE 1639, WHICH SEEKS TO FURTHER RESTRICT THE SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS OF WASHINGTON'S LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS. THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT WILL REVIEW ALL LEGAL CHALLENGES BEFORE THE BALLOT TITLE AND SUMMARY CAN BE FINALIZED FOR THE INITIATIVE.REMINGTON EXITS CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY IN LESS THAN TWO MONTHS. THE COMPANY SAID IT CONVERTED $775 MILLION OF DEBT INTO EQUITY AND SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTED ITS PLAN FOR REORGANIZATION.LIBERAL BOULDER, COLORADO’S ‘ASSAULT WEAPONS’ BAN TRIGGERS LAWSUIT BY GUN OWNERS. THE MOTION FILED BY THE MOUNTAIN STATES LEGAL FOUNDATION SEEKS A PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION TO STOP THE FAMOUSLY LIBERAL CITY FROM ENFORCING THE BAN, WHICH WOULD SUBJECT VIOLATORS TO FINES OF UP TO $1,000 AND 90 DAYS IN JAIL PER OFFENSE.

WA – Gun Control – Washington state Supreme Court rules in favor of Seattle’s gun tax

SEATTLE TIMES.COM August 10, 2017 – The Washington state Supreme Court has upheld Seattle’s tax on gun and ammunition sales, according to an opinion issued Thursday morning. The justices ruled 8-1 to affirm a previous decision by King County Superior Court, which sided with the city against opponents, including the National Rifle Association. The city has been imposing the tax of $25 per firearm and 2 or 5 cents per round of ammunition for more than a year and a half, following City Council passage in 2015.  [full article]

Sergey Solyanik, a software developer for Microsoft, moved his gun store, Precise Shooter, from Seattle to Lynnwood after the city’s tax went into effect. Here, he holds an Anschutz sporting rifle in July 2015 in his former Green Lake-area shop. (Sy Bean/The Seattle Times)

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BREAKING :
VIRGINIA BEACH TEEN TO LEAD LOCAL "MARCH FOR OUR GUNS" AT MOUNT TRASHMORE THIS WEEKEND. WHEN STUDENTS WALKED OUT OF THEIR CLASSROOMS ON MARCH 14 TO DRAW AWARENESS TO GUN VIOLENCE AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS, AIDAN JACKSON, 15, PARTICIPATED. CARRYING A SIGN HE MADE HIMSELF, WITH THE WORDS “GUN CONTROL IS NOT THE ANSWER” PAINTED ON IT – SOME OF HIS CLASSMATES RESPONDED WITH ANGER. ONE APPROACHED HIM, TOOK HIS SIGN AND BEGAN TEARING IT APART.BLACK GUNS MATTER BRINGING GUN RIGHTS WORKSHOP TO CHICAGO'S AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY. HIP HOP ARTIST MAJ TOURE WILL BRING HIS MESSAGE OF GUN RIGHTS TO TO AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITIES ALL OVER.NRA FILED A LEGAL CHALLENGE IN THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT OBJECTING TO THE MISLEADING AND INADEQUATE BALLOT TITLE FOR INITIATIVE 1639, WHICH SEEKS TO FURTHER RESTRICT THE SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS OF WASHINGTON'S LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS. THE THURSTON COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT WILL REVIEW ALL LEGAL CHALLENGES BEFORE THE BALLOT TITLE AND SUMMARY CAN BE FINALIZED FOR THE INITIATIVE.REMINGTON EXITS CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY IN LESS THAN TWO MONTHS. THE COMPANY SAID IT CONVERTED $775 MILLION OF DEBT INTO EQUITY AND SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTED ITS PLAN FOR REORGANIZATION.LIBERAL BOULDER, COLORADO’S ‘ASSAULT WEAPONS’ BAN TRIGGERS LAWSUIT BY GUN OWNERS. THE MOTION FILED BY THE MOUNTAIN STATES LEGAL FOUNDATION SEEKS A PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION TO STOP THE FAMOUSLY LIBERAL CITY FROM ENFORCING THE BAN, WHICH WOULD SUBJECT VIOLATORS TO FINES OF UP TO $1,000 AND 90 DAYS IN JAIL PER OFFENSE.