Posts Tagged ‘gun control’

Mexico loosens gun control

Monday, May 12th, 2014

One reason Mexico is so violent is that it has really strict gun control. Common people cannot defend themselves from well-armed criminals. The criminals don't follow the country's gun laws because they're already outlaws. The U.S. Consulate in Tijuana wrote: "Don’t bring firearms or ammunitio...

Not a single Leland Yee gun-control bill was signed into law

Friday, April 4th, 2014
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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 a gun-control bill. Not a single gun bill authored ...

Legislature targets BB guns

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

SACRAMENTO -- Last year, Gov. Jerry Brown signed 11 gun control bills into law and vetoed seven. More gun bills are on the firing line this year -- even banning some BB guns. On Jan. 28, the California Senate passed Senate Bill 199, by state Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles. The vote was 23...

2nd Amendment groups fight CA gun-control laws in court

Monday, January 20th, 2014

As fast as California lawmakers can write new gun-control laws, Second Amendment groups are challenging them in court. buy definition essay Earlier this month, a state senator, who has expressed support for racial profiling of ammunition sales, introduced legislation to require background check...

New gun laws firing in 2014

Sunday, December 29th, 2013

The New Year brings a fusillade of new gun laws Californians must follow. Capital Public Radio reports: Some California gun owners say they're confused about the new gun laws that will take effect in 2014.  The law causing the most confusion doesn't take effect in 2014.  It will ban lead ammunit...

Condors thriving before new CA lead ammo ban

Monday, December 16th, 2013
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The California Condor is flying back. This majestic giant, with a wingspan stretching nearly 10 feet, had been nearing extinction as recently as two decades ago. But the recent report from the U.S. Department of the Interior found that the Condor Recovery Program "continues to increase the number...

Gov. Brown signs 11 gun control bills, vetoes 7

Friday, October 11th, 2013
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Despite California's strictest gun control laws in the country, Gov. Jerry Brown signed 11 new gun control bills into law Friday, and vetoed seven. The gun control measures signed Friday include strict limits on magazine capacities, add more paperwork for law-abiding gun owners who wish to b...

State game wardens oppose lead ammo ban

Friday, October 4th, 2013
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There are more than a dozen gun-control bills sitting on Gov. Jerry Brown's desk, awaiting his signature or veto. Brown has been uncharacteristically quiet about his stance on gun control. Noticing Brown's silence, the association representing active and retired state fish and game ward...

On guns, D.C. works for once

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Earlier this week, CalWatchdog.com’s Katy Grimes reported on the 14 gun-control bills that passed in the California Legislature amidst the annual legislative frenzy. The Democratic supermajority approved a wide range of anti-gun legislation. There were several bans on items such as magazine rep...

CA’s 14 anti-gun bills target legal gun owners

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Criminals don’t register their guns with authorities. Despite this indisputable fact, the California Legislature recently passed 14 gun control bills, taking aim at citizens who legally own guns. California lawmakers are ignoring the historic recall last week of two Colorado state legislat...