Montana’s Supreme Court Strikes Down Universal Background Check Law

The Montana State Supreme Court rejected a “universal background check law” put on the books in Missoula, saying the local ordinance conflicts with the state’s firearms preemption law that leaves gun legislation in the hands of state lawmakers, not local officials. The high court ruled 5-0 in favor of Montana Attorney General Tim Fox, who voided in … Continue reading Montana’s Supreme Court Strikes Down Universal Background Check Law