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Monday, June 22, 2020

Legal Reckoning for Jackson, MS Mayor’s Foolish Carry Ban

As we reported earlier, Chokwe Lumumba, the mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, announced an executive order on April 24 as ...

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Federal Court Prohibits Future Restrictions On Open Carry by City of Jackson

NRA-ILA reported to you in April that the Mississippi Justice Institute, a non-profit constitutional litigation center, had filed ...

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Mississippi Legislature Reconvenes: Urge Your Senators To Take Action on State Firearms Preemption Improvement Bill

Back in March, before the legislative session was suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mississippi House of ...

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Jackson’s Mayor Exploits Crisis, Achieves Nothing

Popular wisdom holds that crisis reveals character –nothing brings out the true nature of a person more than ...

Friday, May 1, 2020

Jackson Mayor’s Unconstitutional and Unlawful Ban on Open Carry Expires Without Extension or Renewal

Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba held a press conference Thursday afternoon to announce that his unconstitutional and unlawful ...

Y'all Politics  

Friday, May 1, 2020

Attorney General Fitch Files Amicus Curiae Against Jackson Open Carry Ban

Attorney General Lynn Fitch filed an amicus curiae, or friend of the court brief, in federal court today, ...

Clarion Ledger  

Thursday, April 30, 2020

U.S. Attorney Hurst: Our constitutional rights do not end at Jackson’s city limits

The character of a nation is revealed by the values it defends during times of crisis.  As the ...

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Lawsuit Filed Against Jackson Mayor’s Illegal Open Carry Gun Ban

The Mississippi Justice Institute, a non-profit constitutional litigation center, has filed a lawsuit on behalf of pro-Second Amendment State Rep. ...

Monday, April 27, 2020

Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch Issues a Stern Rebuke of Jackson Mayor’s Ban on Open Carry

Pro-Second Amendment State Attorney General Lynn Fitch sent this sharply-worded letter to Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba on ...

Monday, April 27, 2020

Jackson Mayor Uses COVID-19 to Unlawfully Ban Open Carry

On Friday, Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba issued an executive order suspending "the carrying of an unconcealed loaded or ...

NRA ILA

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.