Post Tagged with: "Connecticut"

FIRST ARREST? Connecticut Man Faces Charges For Unregistered “Assault Rifle,” Standard Capacity Magazines

FIRST ARREST? Connecticut Man Faces Charges For Unregistered “Assault Rifle,” Standard Capacity Magazines

A Milford man appears to be the first person charged after failing to comply with Connecticut’s law requiring the registration of certain firearms and standard capacity magazines: A 65-year-old man faces an array of charges […]

The “Assault Weapon” Rebellion

The “Assault Weapon” Rebellion

In addition to riding the editor’s desk at BearingArms.com, I contribute a Bearing Arms column to the print edition of Townhall magazine. My April column, The “Assault Weapon” Rebellion, is currently featured online at Townhall. Please […]

Ex Post Facto – Connecticut’s “Assault Weapon” Ban Is Blatantly Unconstitutional

Ex Post Facto – Connecticut’s “Assault Weapon” Ban Is Blatantly Unconstitutional

As regular readers—and other sentient beings—know, the “Constitution State,” the state of Connecticut, has recently passed a law outlawing firearms and accessories—particularly magazines with greater than ten rounds capacity—that were previously entirely unremarkable and lawful.  […]

CT College Punishes Veteran/Student for “Threats.” He Dared Talk To Malloy About The Job-Destroying Gun Ban

CT College Punishes Veteran/Student for “Threats.” He Dared Talk To Malloy About The Job-Destroying Gun Ban

FIRE (Foundation For Individual Rights In Education) is reporting retaliation against an Army veteran and college student who dared asked rabidly anti-gun Connecticut Dannel Malloy about the state’s job destroying gun laws. The interim President of […]

Cinque: We Won’t Yield To Connecticut’s Unconstitutional Gun Laws

Cinque: We Won’t Yield To Connecticut’s Unconstitutional Gun Laws

John Cinque, a Navy veteran and firefighter, has become the face of resistance to Connecticut’s blatantly unconstitutional “assault weapon” ban and registration requirements. He has now penned an op-ed in the Courant that calls on […]

RUMOR CONTROL: No, There Are Not Raids on Connecticut Gun Owners. Here’s How To Weed Out False Stories (And Retain Your Sanity).

RUMOR CONTROL: No, There Are Not Raids on Connecticut Gun Owners. Here’s How To Weed Out False Stories (And Retain Your Sanity).

We’ve fielded several inquires over the past 24 hours where people have reported hearing stories like this one, where disreputable web sites are claiming that government agencies are engaged in heavily armed raids to confiscate […]

Did ARMagLock Create a Device To Beat “Assault Rifle” Registration Requirements?

Did ARMagLock Create a Device To Beat “Assault Rifle” Registration Requirements?

Our friends over at Ammoland published a story today about a company called ARMagLock, which claims to have created a device that renders the AR-15 a fixed-magazine firearm, defeating the Connecticut, New York, and proposed […]

Colt Reunites, But Will It Bolt Connecticut?

Colt Reunites, But Will It Bolt Connecticut?

Colt Defense and Colt Manufacturing are reuniting: The two halves of the gun-making company Samuel Colt established in Hartford in the 1850s are coming back together, with plans that include keeping a combined 750 employees in West […]

Is Governor Malloy’s Support of Connecticut’s “Assault Weapon” Ban Self-Serving?

Is Governor Malloy’s Support of Connecticut’s “Assault Weapon” Ban Self-Serving?

We recently heard a bitter assertion that Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy is such a strong supporter of the state’s blatantly unconstitutional “assault weapons” ban because he wants to lessen the risk of his son getting […]

Malloy On Connecticut’s “Assault Weapon” Ban: “Your Side Lost”

Malloy On Connecticut’s “Assault Weapon” Ban: “Your Side Lost”

When confronted by a citizen who takes issue with the state’s blatantly unconstitutional “assault weapon” ban, Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy tells him that “your side lost” and that we must comply with the law. He […]