February 22, 2023 12:00 am
No, Biden’s Push For Red-Flag Laws Won’t Keep Anyone Safer
Red-flag laws do nothing but put innocent people at risk and make it easier to disarm opponents for political purposes.
Tags: FEDERALIST, Firearms, Gun Control, guns, law, second amendment
February 14, 2023 1:51 pm
Happy Trails: Sen. Dianne Feinstein Won’t Run for Reelection
The longest-serving California senator was a hardline drug warrior, a surveillance hawk, and no friend of freedom.
Tags: guns, Politics, REASON, second amendment, Senate, War on Drugs
February 13, 2023 9:59 am
The Sources Cited by the Supreme Court in Bruen
Guidance for judicial examination of legal history.
Tags: Gun Rights, REASON, second amendment, Supreme Court
February 10, 2023 1:25 pm
A Texas-Backed Lawsuit Argues That the ATF’s Pistol Brace Rule Is Arbitrary and Unconstitutional
Although the law did not change, regulators suddenly decided to criminalize unregistered possession of braced pistols.
Tags: Gun Control, Gun Rights, REASON, second amendment, taxes
February 8, 2023 11:34 am
Gun Rights in Joe Biden’s America: Live With Jacob Sullum, Amy Swearer, and Nick Gillespie
Join Reason on YouTube and Facebook on Thursday at 1 p.m. Eastern for a discussion about the Second Amendment, gun control, and mass shootings.
Tags: Gun Control, Gun Rights, REASON, second amendment
February 8, 2023 11:24 am
Biden’s Proposed Assault Weapon Ban Is Unconstitutional, Unlikely, and Ineffectual
As usual, Biden’s gun policy proposals bump up against reality.
Tags: guns, REASON, second amendment, state of the union
February 7, 2023 11:58 am
Floridians Have The ‘Right To Bear Arms,’ Not A Duty To Ask For Permission
The outrage over permitless carry is hysterical, emotional, and largely fact-free.
Tags: FEDERALIST, second amendment
February 6, 2023 12:00 pm
A Federal Judge Says the Ban on Gun Possession by Cannabis Consumers Is Unconstitutional
The government argued that marijuana users have no Second Amendment rights because they are dangerous, unvirtuous, and untrustworthy.
Tags: Gun Control, Gun Rights, Marijuana, REASON, second amendment, Supreme Court
February 6, 2023 3:55 am
D.C. Gun Ban Didn’t Stop A Deadly Metro Shooting, Just Stripped Commuters Of The Best Way To Fight Back
Legal permit holders are afraid to carry guns on the Metro because it’s against the law, but that was not a concern for the alleged murderer.
Tags: FEDERALIST, Gun Rights, guns, second amendment
January 31, 2023 11:21 am
Media Malign Firearm Manufacturer For Selling Gun That Encourages Adults To Teach Kids Safe Shooting
‘Nothing that [WEE1 is] advertising on this is illegal. Nothing of it is criminal. Nothing is factually wrong.’
Tags: AR-15, FEDERALIST, Firearms, guns, second amendment
January 31, 2023 12:10 am
Fact-Check: Mass Shootings Actually Increased During Federal ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban
A widely cited study used to push for more state ‘assault weapons’ bans is flawed and does not show that the 1994 federal ban saved lives.
Tags: FEDERALIST, Gun Control, guns, second amendment
January 29, 2023 8:03 pm
Is the Second Amendment a ‘Suicide Pact’?
“I mean, the Second Amendment has become a suicide pact.” That was California Governor Gavin Newsom in a January 23 interview with Norah O’Donnell of […]
Tags: second amendment
January 27, 2023 1:22 pm
Debunking the Myth: Clearing Up Misconceptions About Machine Gun Conversion Devices
You may have heard about a device that can be attached to handguns to turn them into rapid-fire automatic pistols. Called “machine gun conversion devices” or “switches,” they definitely make handguns more dangerous. After the first round is fired, recoil from that and subsequent rounds make such a gun difficult to control. Absent a…
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Tags: BEACON, Civil Liberties, Gun Control, second amendment
January 26, 2023 9:56 am
Get Ready For Another Cynical, Useless, Gun-Control Push By Democrats
They don’t care about the effectiveness or constitutionality of gun laws. They just want something ‘done.’
Tags: AR-15, california, FEDERALIST, Firearms, Gun Control, guns, second amendment