The Right of the People to Keep and Bear Arms

The Second Amendment to the Constitution protects the right of the people to keep and bear arms. The Supreme Court has applied this protection to state governments through the Fourteenth Amendment.

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Sheriff’s Views Prompt Petition by Gun Control Group
Date: 10/10/14
Source: USA Today

First NRA Sponsored Anti I594 ad Appears
Date: 10/12/14
Source: King 5 News

Olympia City Council Considers Endorsement of Gun Control Initiative
Date: 10/9/14
Source: The Olympian

Washington State could Vote for More, and Less, Gun Control, Simultaneously
Date: 10/3/14
Source: ABC News

Safe Act Gun Control Law a Key Issue Upstate in Governor’s Race
Date: 10/5/14
Source: Newsday.com

A Rare Second Amendment Exemption From Federal Ban on Felons Possessing Guns
Date: 9/27/14
Source: The Washington Post

Hawaii Latest State to Have Gun Restrictions on Legal Immigrants Overturned
Date: 9/23/14
Source: Fox News

Gun-toting Open-carry Activists Protest Detroit Police with March Through City
Date: 9/21/14
Source: M-live.com

Wisconsin Gun rights Group Sues Green Bay for Records Regarding Open Carry Policies
Date: 9/22/14
Source: The Star Tribune

Court Balks at Representation in Gun-rights Cases
Date: 9/19/14
Source: The Washington Times

Gun Rights Advocate Demonstrates Outside Metro School
Date: 9/19/14
Source: WSMV 4 Nashville

Boise State Changes Policies After Gun-rights Flap
Date: 9/17/14
Source: Twin Falls Times-News

Gun Control Groups are Downgrading Their Push For an Assault Weapons Ban
Date: 9/15/14
Source: WXYZ 7 Detroit

Missouri Lawmakers Expand Gun Rights in Schools
Date: 9/11/14
Source: ABC News

Schmidt Seeks Dismissal of Brady Challenge to Kansas Gun Law
Date: 9/9/14
Source: The Topeka Capital Journal

Gun Control Group Takes Aim at Grocery Chain
Date: 9/5/14
Source: CBS News

Congress mulls response to Ferguson
Date: 9/7/14
Source: The Hill

Bill Proposes Changes in Gun Regulations on Veto Session Agenda
Date: 9/6/14
Source: eMissourian.com

N.J. Senator Co-Sponsors Gun Carry Bill As Penn. Woman Faces Mandatory Jail Time
Date: 9/6/14
Source: CBS New York

Parent sues Gwinnett to carry gun at school
Date: 9/5/14
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

In states, a legislative rush to nullify federal gun laws
Date: 8/29/14
Source: The Washington Post

California mayors urge governor to sign gun control bill
Date: 9/3/14
Source: LA Times

After gun tragedies, Connecticut and Arizona take different paths
Date: 8/30/14
Source: Washington Post

Gun bill would give N.J. judges leeway
Date: 8/30/14
Source: Philly.com

Charleston and Gun Rights Group Continue Fight Over Guns at Rec Centers
Date: 9/3/14
Source: The Charleston Gazette