Jeff Pittman

Tenth Amendment

ATF, Litigation, Misc.

Housekeeping I am planning to skip the 2A Newsletter on Thanksgiving and Christmas weeks. F-Troop Update on comments about stabilizing braces and unfinished receivers Justice Department Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz said this week that ATF’s failure to properly secure a federal firearms destruction facility allowed a contracted security guard to steal guns, thousands of gun parts and ammunition from …

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2A News (Second Amendment News)

Litigation, Baldwin, Newsletters, Products

Veterans Day is Thursday. Don’t forget. Thank you, veterans. The Invisible Veterans: Dickens, Tapley & Lieutenant Dan Fast & Furious: the gift that keeps on giving Mexican Journalists are Asking ATF “Gunwalker” Questions Litigation SCOTUS heard oral arguments in the big New York gun carry rights case NYSRPA v. Bruen this week. Reports indicate the court (including liberal Chief Justice …

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guns in your car?

Litigation, ATF, NRA, Misc. Info

Housekeeping We skipped the 2A Newsletter last week, due to a schedule conflict. It’s also possible that next week’s newsletter may be abbreviated, off schedule, or missed, due to a surgery in the family. Hey, if you don’t like it ask for a refund. Litigation SCOTUS gun cases discussion In an interesting aside, Tom Gresham informs us that if SCOTUS …

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2A News (Second Amendment News)

GRPC, NRA, ATF, Litigation, Tactics, Surveys

GRPC Did you miss the Gun Rights Policy Conference? Here ya go. NRA NRA Executive Vice President/CEO Wayne LaPierre was re-elected 44-2 (with 3 abstentions) by secret ballot of the NRA Board of Directors at their meeting last weekend. LaPierre acolytes Charles Cotton, Lt. Col. Willes K. Lee (ret.), and David Coy were elected President, First Vice President, and Second …

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Correction, NRA, Litigation, FBI report

Correction It turns out that the person pictured in a widely-circulated (including here) photo of an alleged David Chipman standing in the fresh Branch Davidian Waco ruins is not actually Chipman, but is instead an “unidentified” FBI HRT member. Chipman was working for ATF at the time and was sent to Waco as part of the cover-up about a month …

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GRPC, Litigation, Survey, Bad Advice

GRPC TOMORROW – FREE The Second Amendment Foundation’s FREE 36th Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC 2021) will be held virtually online on September 25th & 26th, 2021. Register here. Litigation Write-up on the SAF’s federal lawsuit against Cook County, Illinois’ semiautomatic firearms ban. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals threw out a July ruling it had made that found …

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Political meme

GRPC, Legislation, Litigation, Enemies

GRPC The Second Amendment Foundation’s FREE 36th Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC 2021) will be held virtually online on  September 25th & 26th, 2021. Register here. NRA The 2021 NRA Annual Meeting and fall board meeting is now scheduled to be held Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. in Charlotte, North Carolina in the Symphony Ballroom at the …

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free world vs communism

Litigation, Legislation, ATF, NRA

Kind of short this week. I’ve been doing actual work. The Left The federal government’s web page for the Constitution now has a “see NARA’s Statement on Potentially Harmful Language” warning. We note that the only harm risked therein would be to the federal government, and that’s a good thing. Perhaps my website should have a similar statement, warning of …

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