Lawmakers in the Palmetto State gave easy initial approval to a proposal to allow the concealed carry of handguns without a permit in the state last week in a 90-18 vote. Read more
When 18-year-old Sawyer Shepherd was suspended from Carthage High School in rural Missouri over having his disassembled turkey gun in his truck, students and the town rallied around him. Read more
Despite opposition from groups across the state to veto legislation expanding concealed carry rights in parks, the governor signed it into law Friday. Read more
A Filipino national has been charged in a New Jersey federal court on April 22 for smuggling gun parts out of the U.S. for roughly five years.
Gun rights will be exercised freely and the free market — not fear — will drive gun sales under a Republican president, said presidential hopeful Ted Cruz. Read more
In response to the promise of a veto from Gov. Mark Dayton, the majority Democrat Minnesota Senate passed a measure to repeal the ban on otherwise legal suppressors in the state by a 40-23 vote Thursday. Read more
After reversing her policy to call for further “good cause” justification for pending concealed carry permit holders, Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens agreed to process 1,700 applications currently in limbo. Read more
A federal judge ordered the parents of a theater shooting victim to pay court costs and attorney fees as a result of a lawsuit filed last year. Read more