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Seattle gun ban lawsuit could have national implications

Why the Seattle gun ban lawsuit could have national implications

SAF, NRA sue Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels over gun ban

Here it is, the long-promised and long-awaited legal action to stop Mayor Greg Nickels' gun ban in city parks http://www.examiner.com/x-4525-Seattle-Gun-Rights-Examiner~y2009m10d28-SAF-NRA-file-lawsuit-to-overturn-Seattle-parks-g

Gunfights then and now

We do it differently today, without lead in the air, but with treaties, gatherings and TV news http://www.examiner.com/x-4525-Seattle-Gun-Rights-Examiner~y2009m10d26-Gunfights-then-and-now-on-significant-anniversary

Seattle Police Guild President weighs in on Seattle parks gun ban

Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels has made the Seattle parks gun ban official, and the public reaction is overwhelmingly negative, setting the state for a legal confrontation. 

Public turns thumbs down on proposed Seattle gun ban

Gun Rights 101: Public heavily against proposed Seattle gun ban, according to data from Mayor Greg Nickels' office. However, it appears this will not deter the mayor from pushing the ban and having his Parks and Recreation director actually sign the regulation.

Exploiting crime to push an agenda

It's Gun Politics 101 as governments face budget problems http://www.examiner.com/x-4525-Seattle-Gun-Rights-Examiner~y2009m10d5-Gun-

Request veto of AB 962, ammunition registration bill

Dear Governor Schwarzenegger: I most earnestly urge that you veto the ammunition registration bill, AB 962. It is a deceitfully conceived measure aimed at providing registration not only of ammunition, but also of its purchasers, and thus by extension, of firearms owners. Worse than that, it is a de facto firearms registration bill, although by caliber only, but as such is also a foot-in-the-door approach, the next obvious step being a polite police visit, ostensibly to "confirm that you still have that caliber firearm," but actually to identify visually both its make and model, and s

Knife Rights: URGENT ACTION ALERT

On September 16th Knife Rights participated in a lobby day on Capitol Hill, along with representatives of the American Knife and Tool Institute, the NRA and the Congressional Sportsmen Foundation.  Representing Knife Rights were Doug Ritter, Pete Brownell and Jason Kunkler (from www.knifecenter.com). While it was an exhausting, and at times frustrating, experience, it was clearly beneficial that House Committee and Member staff heard from us why it was so important to retain the Senate Amendment 1447 in the final Homeland Security Appropriations bill.

Deadline looms for comment on Seattle handgun ban; press laziness continues

Seattle deadline looms for comment on proposed gun ban; press laziness continues We look at three situations: Mayor Greg "Lame Duck" Nickels' anti-gun campaign, the reporting screw-up on Tacoma's Bull's Eye Shooter Supply story, and the botch