April 9, 2021

FEATURED: FIREARMS & VOTING RIGHTS There is currently intense pressure behind preemption efforts as many state legislative sessions wind down. While there is some positive movement on the preemption repeal front, the vast majority of these stories concern state preemption threats. In this issue, we highlight two of the hottest …

December 10, 2015

The New York Times December 10, 2015 by Joseph Blocher On Monday, the day after President Obama gave an Oval Office address endorsing restrictions on assault weapons, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas argued that such “categorical bans on firearms that millions of Americans commonly own for lawful purposes” are unconstitutional. …

April 13, 2015

By Paul McQuillen April 11, 2015 Congressman Chris Collins is co-sponsoring legislation to pre-empt New York State law and permit the carrying of concealed firearms by civilian non-residents. New Yorkers Against Gun Violence and many others in our area are opposed, not because we oppose the 2nd Amendment — we …