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Friday, October 4, 2002

Los Angeles Council Bans .50 Calibers

Last week, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to ban the sale of .50 cal. rifles within ...

Monday, September 30, 2002

California Governor Okays Reckless Lawsuits

On Wednesday, 25 September, Governor Gray Davis (D) signed into law two measures repealing the 19-year-old ban on ...

Saturday, September 28, 2002

Los Angeles Legislative Alert 9/27/02

The Los Angeles City Council delivered a stinging blow to the Right to Keep and Bear Arms in ...

Wednesday, August 28, 2002

California Assembly Opens Door To Reckless Lawsuits

Despite the best efforts of NRA members statewide, the California State Assembly voted 27 August to strip lawful ...

Tuesday, August 27, 2002

California Legislative Alert for Los Angeles 9/6/02

The Los Angeles City Council may vote as early as Tuesday, October 1, on this ordinance. Continue to ...

Friday, August 16, 2002

Urgent California Legislative Alert

NRA members must act immediately to stop the advancement of two bills that threaten lawful manufacturers and dealers of ...

Friday, August 9, 2002

California Legislative Update

On Wednesday, August 7, SCA 12 (Perata), a measure that sought to levy a five-cent tax on ammunition ...

Friday, June 7, 2002

California Legislative Update

California State Constitutional Amendment 12, a measure that would levy a five cent tax on every bullet sold ...

Monday, May 20, 2002

California Legislative Alert

Your help is needed immediately to STOP two legislative bills of serious threat to the lawful manufacturers and ...

Friday, May 3, 2002

California - Ban on .50 cal. Defeated!!

AB 2222, a measure that would have mandated new restrictions on target rifles chambered for .50 BMG cartridges, ...


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