Month: August 2022

Abbott says raising the age to buy an assault-style rifle is “unconstitutional” based on recent court rulings – The Texas Tribune

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Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. Editor’s note: This story contains explicit language. Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday that it would be unconstitutional to increase the minimum age to buy assault-style rifles from 18…

New NRA-ILA Backed Lawsuit Challenges New York’s Unconstitutional Carry Restrictions. – NRA ILA

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Last June—in an NRA-ILA backed case—the United States Supreme Court declared that the Second Amendment protects the right of law abiding citizens to carry a firearm for personal protection and struck the “proper cause” requirement in New York’s Sullivan Law. The Court was crystal clear: the government cannot…