“We applaud the Governor for taking action to save lives. Studies in both Indiana and Connecticut indicate that similar laws to HB2354 reduce gun related suicide death by 7% to 13%.”
by Lance Jacobsen
This editorial originally appeared in the Summer 2018 issue of The Illinois Shooter
Following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, many people have put forth solutions on how to stop that from ever happening again. They have been on local and network television and talk shows. Most have been non-gun owners, anti-gun supporters, and opponents...
by Gretchen A. Fritz
This article originally appeared in the Summer 2018 issue of The Illinois Shooter
Who among us hasn’t seen the videos of women being knocked on their behinds when shooting a 12-gauge shotgun for the first time? Yeah, yeah, real funny, honey. And I have heard many stories about the man in her life giving her a 1911 .45 or a snub-nose .38 to shoot for the first time. Way to turn her off to shooting...
The Illinois State Rifle Association is pleased to announce the issuing of a Temporary Restraining Order preventing Deerfield Illinois from enforcing their anti-gun ordinance. We will now seek a permanent injunction.
September 21, 22 & 23, 2018
The Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA) and Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) have filed a lawsuit against the Village of Deerfield this morning, April 5, 2018.
Witness Slips Needed - OPPOSE SB1657 & HB1273
BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation today announced a project to help students who have been harassed, intimidated or bullied for resisting peer pressure to join the wave of protests against guns and the right to keep and bear arms.
Call your Legislators Now!
HB 1467 as amended with with S.A. #1 adds a Poison Pill !
Today I veto Senate Bill 1657 from the 100th General Assembly, which would create a largely duplicative state level of licensing and regulation of gun dealers on top of existing federal licensing and regulation that would do little to improve public safety.
Governor Rauner has vetoed the overreaching Gun Dealer Licensing Bill - SB1657
BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation and Illinois State Rifle Association have filed a lawsuit in federal district court challenging the East St. Louis Housing Authority’s (ESLHA) ban on firearms possession by residents of government subsidized housing in that community.