Federal Court says concealed gun permits not protected by 2nd Amendment

Published February 23, 2013 Associated Press

Denver, CO-A federal appeals court has ruled that permits allowing people to carry concealed weapons are not protected by the Second Amendment.
The ruling by the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was issued Friday in a case involving Washington state resident Gray Peterson.
A federal judge in 2011 tossed out Peterson’s lawsuit filed against Denver and the state’s Department of Public Safety.

Peterson claims that being denied a concealed weapons permit because he was not a Colorado resident violated his Second Amendment rights to bear firearms.

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Court Refuses to Hear Second Amendment Cases

Kurt Nimmo
February 24, 2014

Three cases involving Second Amendment issues were turned away from the Supreme Court on Monday.

The cases concerned the right of Americans to carry firearms outside their homes for self-defense.

The Court did not comment on petitions for certiorari for NRA v. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms,

NRA v. McCraw and Lane v. Holder.

Constitution Daily reports the cases were considered on Friday in private conference.

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Hennepin County Changes Permit to Carry Application Office (again)

We recently received information from out friends at www.gocra.org that The Hennepin County Sheriff's Department has quietly changed locations for permit to carry applicants.

A message for Hennepin County residents and carry instructors:

The sheriff's office has moved their gun permit office -- again! They are back in Minneapolis City Hall.

Minneapolis City Hall (Old Courthouse)
350 South 5th Street, Room 22
Minneapolis, MN 55415


Monday -Friday (excluding Federal Holidays)


Applicants living in this county need to go to this location to apply for a permit to carry a pistol.

Homeland Security to Purchase 141,000 Rounds of Sniper Ammo

By: Paul Joseph Watson (Infowars)

The Department of Homeland Security is buying more bullets with a solicitation for over 141,00 rounds of sniper ammunition.

According to a solicitation posted on FedBizOpps, the federal agency is looking to procure 141,160 rounds of Hornady .308 Winchester 168gr A-MAX TAP ammunition.

Such ammunition is sometimes retailed as “Zombie Max,” a marketing gimmick alluding to its power.

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