Category Archives: NFA

Concealed Carry Laws vary by state in 3 Categories

Concealed Carry is definitely a hotter topic today than it has been in past years so it makes it even more important to understand what is behind these laws and how each state treats this topic. Let’s start with the 3 categories of Concealed Carry (CCW). They are… Unrestricted…no permit or licensing is required May-Issue…a… Continue Reading

Who’s In Control of Your Gun Laws…the Feds or Your State?

This is a discussion and question that might seem easy to answer but is being challenged all the time by individual states. And to add more complexity to the discussion, it’s important to know which states are most restrictive and which ones are least restrictive when it comes to firearms. According to an article in… Continue Reading

Is Washington State I-594 a “Window into OUR Future?”

If you have been following the huge battle and debate over Initiative 594 in Washington State you know this carries potentially big implications for gun owners…everywhere. This has been one of the hottest Initiatives on any ballot this election year…regardless of the state where you live, including our own. And there was big money behind… Continue Reading

Are Gun Laws and Gun Control Focused on the Right Issues?

With election time coming into play once again, gun laws and gun control are high on the conversation list in many states. Everyone wants to do something during this window of time and of course, heightens the awareness, pro and con, of the current gun laws. And since gun laws vary by state, this makes… Continue Reading

How “Bullet DNA” is Helping Solve Crimes…and Can Only Get Better

The obvious shortcoming in solving crimes involving guns is what gun was used in the crime. Being able to match up the gun with crime has gotten better over the years but is now taking a giant leap forward with some new technology in the market…“The National Integrated Ballistic Information Network.” This is a national… Continue Reading

Maybe it’s Time to “Revive” the 2nd Amendment

Never before in our history has there been so much discussion, debate, and laws about what can and can’t be done in regard to owning and carrying firearms. It is constant and it is all over the map in what different constituents want in this hot topic. But maybe there is a chance we will… Continue Reading

Gun Control Shouldn’t be about “Control” but about “Managed Abundance”

No one disagrees, whether they are proponents or not of gun control, the issue is about trying to keep guns out of the hands of those that potentially could do harm to others. This is the real issue. In a perfect world, responsible citizens would be allowed to have firearms and irresponsible, criminally minded people… Continue Reading

“Knee Jerk” Gun Laws…does This Help Anyone?

Regardless of which side of gun control or gun rights or 2nd Amendment support you are on, one thing is for certain, the citizens are the ones paying the price for this “ping pong” match. There was an article in Huffington Post recently, “Guns in America: Will We Ever Get Beyond Knee Jerk Lawmaking?” which… Continue Reading

Is there an “I-594” in your Future?

There are lots of “gun law initiatives” in every state going on…some may be helpful, others may be dangerous for gun owners as well as others. Here is a great example out of the state of Washington where there is an initiative, I-594, that is being backed by some well-known people with some deep pockets.… Continue Reading

Why Can’t I Just Tote My Gun From State to State?

Is a gun a gun? Not really. We all use the terms “Gun” and “Firearm” pretty interchangeably but are they the same or are they all in a certain category? Most people we talk to don’t realize there are several definitions for “Firearms” and as such should be considered when talking about the law. The… Continue Reading