California: New state anti-gun laws include a real puzzler

Last year, California’s Legislature and voters enacted a veritable blizzard of legislation making private gun ownership more difficult and expensive, including new restrictions on magazine capacity and ammunition sales.

California’s gun safety sham

California lawmakers love gun control. Gov. Jerry Brown signed no less than six different bills designed to restrict gun and ammunition sales in the Golden State last year alone, and a number of the leading candidates to replace him as governor are running on a platform of even more regulation.

Massachusetts: Senate Holding Informational Hearing on Bump Fire Stocks

Tomorrow, state Sen. Michael Moore (D-2nd Worcester) and other members of the Senate will be holding an informational hearing on bump fire stocks in order to gather public input.  The state House has declined to participate. Both chambers have previously passed a budget bill with amendments to restrict bump fire stocks.  The House bill has overreaching language that would potentially ban many firearm modifications commonly done by law-abiding citizens while the Senate version has less infringements and narrowly targets bump fire stocks and trigger cranks.

TV networks exploited Las Vegas shooting to further gun-control agenda: Study

In the aftermath of the Las Vegas mass shooting, ABC, CBS and NBC “wasted little time in exploiting the tragedy to advance their anti-gun rights agenda,” writes Geoffrey Dickens, deputy research director for the Media Research Center, who released a study on Monday reviewing the coverage.

Attempted burglary leads to shots fired

San Benito man was arrested this past Monday, after the Cameron County Sherriff’s office say he attempted to break into a home on the outskirts of San Benito. Authorities arrived on the scene after reports of shots fired. According to Sherriff Omar Lucio, the shots originated from the home owners.