Tag: CA

NSSF Opposition Letter to Proposed Lead Ammunition Ban (AB 711)

Regarding the proposed lead ban in California: First, absent sound science of an adverse impact to wildlife populations, there is no justifiable basis to restrict use traditional ammo. If sound science exists then wildlife managers (not legislators) should lead the identification of possible remedial measures available that adequately address the issue and implement the measure […]

California-Compliant Colts

COLT ADDS TWO NEW MODELS TO LIST OF CALIFORNIA COMPLIANT RIFLES WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – Colt Defense LLC, one of the world’s leading designers, developers, and manufacturers of rifles and carbines, is adding two additional models to its current list of five rifles that are compliant with California’s bullet button laws. The new carbines available […]

That was pretty stupid

Why would someone assume that a gun-shaped object was not a gun? Police today were trying to figure out how a .22-caliber revolver wound up on the ground outside a Banning mobile home, where a woman mistook it for a cigarette lighter and accidentally fired it, wounding her 12- year-old daughter. Another case of “accidentally” […]

California SB798

Say NO to California State SB 798 – The Anti-airsoft Bill California Senate Bill 798 passed the Senate Public Safety Committee on March 26. This bill, if passed, prohibits, “…the sale, manufacture, transportation, receipt, or distribution of imitation firearms for commercial purposes,” unless, “…the entire exterior surface of the device is white, bright red, bright […]

A Man with a Gray Ponytail

LA chief apologizes for dragnet in shooting hoax The Jan. 19 incident had the hallmarks of a brazen attack on law enforcement, when Los Angeles Unified School District police Officer Jeff Stenroos claimed he had been shot by a man with a gray ponytail who had been breaking into cars. Hundreds of officers were dispatched […]