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Stephen Gutowski

NRA ‘Hail Mary’ Flops as Bankruptcy Dismissed

The National Rifle Association’s plan to counter a New York lawsuit hit a major setback on Tuesday after its bankruptcy case was dismissed. Federal Judge Harlin Hale ruled the gun group’s attempt to relocate to Texas in response to litigation by New York Attorney General Letitia James (D.) targeting the

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Created by potrace 1.16, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2019
Taurus G3 9mm pistol with targets and bullets in the background

Study: Gun Buybacks Don’t Work

Gun buybacks don’t reduce crime and may actually make things worse, according to a new study released this month. Researchers working with the National Bureau of Economic Research looked at almost 25 years of data to analyze whether buybacks in 100 different US cities had reduced gun crime. They concluded the programs were “an inefficient use of taxpayers’ dollars.”

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Stephen Gutowski on NewsNow

Gutowski Says Biden Attempting to “Broaden” ATF Authority in “First of its Kind” Move

“Anything that can be readily converted into a receiver can then be regulated as a firearm receiver,” he said. “So, even if something is down to the very base metal block these parts are made of under this rule, with how broad it is, that could be considered a firearm. That block itself would have to be serialized. If you wanted to buy one, you’d have to go through the process that you’d have to go through in order to buy a finished gun that’s fully functional.”

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An unfinished AR-15 lower receiver

Biden’s ‘Ghost Gun’ Ban Proposal Officially Arrives

The new rule would expand the ATF’s power to determine what constitutes a firearm. It would also make it much more difficult to sell unfinished firearms receivers, especially as part of a gun-building kit. The proposed rule is a nearly identical copy of a draft proposal published by The Reload in April. 

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