April 6, 2016

Washington State March 28, 2016 Office of the Attorney General The Washington State Senate today approved a bill to reduce youth access to vapor products, in a 37-6 vote. The bill combines multiple proposals, including agency request legislation from Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Governor Jay Inslee. The bill now …

December 30, 2015

PR Newswire December 22, 2015 The Second Amendment Foundation promised an immediate appeal in its challenge to the City of Seattle’s special tax on firearms and ammunition sales following a judge’s ruling that the tax is legal, despite what appears to be a clear conflict with Washington’s 32-year-old preemption statute. …

December 16, 2015

Examiner December 15, 2105 by Dave Workman A hearing this Friday in King County Superior Court on a lawsuit challenging Seattle’s so-called “gun violence tax” puts Washington state’s preemption law on the line once again, and a Seattle Times editorial published late Tuesday supports the tax, which opponents say ignores and …