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West Virginia Introduces Legislation to Nullify Federal Gun Laws Posted By Tim Brown on Jan 23, 2014 in 10th Amendment, 2nd Amendment, Articles, Gun Control, News, Politics, US News

Last week I reported on the fact that Tennessee made the move to nullify all federal gun laws by introducing new legislation. Now West Virginia is following suit with their version of the “Firearm Protection Act.” HB2832 was introduced by … Continue reading

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WVCDL-ALERT Update August 21, 2013

West Virginia Citizens Defense League, Inc. PO Box 11371 | Charleston, WV 25339-1371 Defending Your Right to Defend Yourself WVCDL-ALERT Update August 21, 2013 Reciprocity! The WVCDL, and Attorney General Patrick Morrisey are pleased to announce that in the past … Continue reading

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CCRKBA Grassroots Legislative Alert

by Tanya Metaksa Federal Legislation As promised, Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) brought up S. 649 for debate and votes in April. The stage was set on April 11 as the Senate voted to consider the bill by a … Continue reading

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Joe Manchin: Don’t give up on gun plan

By KEVIN ROBILLARD | 4/18/13 8:13 AM EDT The public face of a failed amendment to expand background checks for gun purchases promised to continue pushing his legislation Thursday, saying he’ll work with skittish Democrats who voted against the bill. … Continue reading

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Harry Reid: ‘Pause and freeze’ on gun control

By TARINI PARTI | 4/18/13 3:48 PM EDT President Barack Obama and Democrats have decided to “hit a pause and freeze” on gun control legislation, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Thursday afternoon. Reid officially pulled gun legislation from the … Continue reading

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Obama: gun defeat ‘shameful day for Washington’

By REID J. EPSTEIN | 4/17/13 6:01 PM EDT President Barack Obama blamed a gun lobby that “willfully lied” and senators who “caved to the pressure” for the Senate’s defeat Wednesday of a bill to expand background checks. “All in … Continue reading

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WVCDL-ALERT Legislative Recap April 14, 2013

Historic Victory! WVCDL members and supporters, you have made history. I am unaware of any time in the history of our state where five pro-gun bills have been sent to the governor in one session. Read this entire message. It … Continue reading

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The Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act

Apr 10 2013 “The Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act” Fact Sheet The Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act Our bill does three major things: 1) expands the existing background check system to cover commercial sales, … Continue reading

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Senate Bill No. 442

Senate Bill No. 442 (By Senators Unger, Kessler (Mr. President), D. Hall, Fitzsimmons and Beach) ____________ [Introduced March 5, 2013; referred to the Committee on Natural Resources; and then to the Committee on the Judiciary .] ____________ A BILL to … Continue reading

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SB369

SB369 And now for today’s good news. SB369 has passed the senate! The bill, sponsored by Senator Unger allows West Virginia to recognize any state’s concealed carry permit, as long as they’ll recognize ours. It removes language that prevents states … Continue reading

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