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SUPREME COURT OF CANADA RULES THAT AIR GUNS ARE "FIREARMS"

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Thursday, November 13, 2014
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CANADA’S NATIONAL FIREARMS ASSOCIATION MEDIA RELEASE
SUPREME COURT OF CANADA RULES THAT AIR GUNS ARE "FIREARMS" 

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Canada’s National Firearms Association intervenes at the Supreme Court

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Thursday, November 13, 2014
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CANADA'S NATIONAL FIREARMS ASSOCIATION MEDIA RELEASE
CANADA’S NATIONAL FIREARMS ASSOCIATION INTERVENES AT THE SUPREME COURT

 

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Missing Records Complaint: RCMP ATIP Response: High River Damage Complaints

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014
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NFA Supports Liberal MP’s Bill

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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CANADA'S NATIONAL FIREARMS ASSOCIATION MEDIA RELEASE
<strong>NFA Supports Liberal MP’s Bill
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Son Of Big Freakin' Gun Giveway

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Friday, October 24, 2014
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DND ATIP Response - Helicopters in High River - Oct 14, 2014

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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RCMP ATIP Response - High River Meeting Minutes - Oct 14, 2014

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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RCMP ATIP Response - Ammunition Seizures - Oct 14, 2014

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Vladimir Putin’s Russia Adopts Concealed Carry

It’s beginning to border on the surreal. We’ve talked to great lengths about the inversion of international influence between the US and Russia. 

Hunting with Suppressors Now Legal in Florida

As anticipated, on Friday, November 21, 2014, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted to remove the ban on using silencer/suppressor-equipped rifles and pistols for the taking of deer, gray squirrels, rabbits, wild turkeys, quail and crows. The use of sound suppressors on shotguns, rifles and pistols for all other hunting was not prohibited in Florida. 

Breaking: Florida hunters given quiet time following suppressor decision

At a meeting in Key Largo, Friday, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted to remove the ban on using silencers on pistols and rifles for hunting game animals despite opposition by gun control groups.

ALERT: FWC Removes Ban on Suppressors for Hunting

At their meeting in Key Largo, Florida, today, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted to remove the ban on using silencers/suppressors on pistols and rifles for hunting deer, gray squirrels, rabbits, wild turkeys, quail and crows.

Federal Investigations to Proceed on Operation Choke Point

As we reported last month, a coalition of congressional representatives led by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer  (R-Mo.) had requested internal investigators at the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to conduct formal inquiries into Operation Choke Point, as well as any officials and staff involved in the program.

Florida Alert: FWC Removes Ban on Suppressors for Hunting

At their meeting in Key Largo, Florida, today, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted to remove the ban on using silencers/suppressors on pistols and rifles for hunting deer, gray squirrels, rabbits, wild turkeys, quail and crows.

Remington CEO: SAFE Act impacted decision to expand in Alabama

Remington Arms has confirmed what many already long suspected — New York’s tough gun control laws played a role in the upstate gun manufacturer’s decision to expand outside the state.Remington, which has operated in New York State since 1816, shifted 100 jobs down south in August. Another 126 people were laid off last week as a result of a decline in gun sales.

Israel: Rabbi endorses firearms for self-defense

In general, carrying a cell phone and firearm on Shabbat is not permitted according to Jewish law, but Yosef ruled that the possibility that such items could help save lives overrides these prohibitions.“In light of the current danger, I think that anyone who has a gun license should carry it [his gun] on Shabbat... There should also be a telephone available in synagogues... If the premises are big, then there should be two or three,” Yosef said.

California: Judge declines stay in waiting period case

In August, U.S. District Judge Anthony Ishii struck down the California 10-day waiting period to buy guns for people who are known to the state to already own guns — a narrow but significant Second Amendment decision. Today, Judge Ishii declined to issue a stay of his decision.
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