AB 711 Update

WARNING FOR CALIFORNIA UPLAND BIRD HUNTERS: LEAD AMMUNITION RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT FOR DOVE OPENER & BEYOND Last year, the NRA/CRPA alerted California hunters that the first phase of AB 711 would take effect on July 1, 2015, drastically expanding California’s restrictions on hunters using lead ammunition. Prior to AB 711, it was already required to … Continued


Los Altos Library to Host Anti-Second Amendment Presentation

Tonight, the Los Altos branch of the Santa Clara Library District will be showing an anti-Second Amendment film that was produced by the Peninsula Peace and Justice Center. This showing will also feature a spokesperson from the Brady Campaign, an organization that is notorious for attempting to limit the right to keep and bear arms. In … Continued


2nd Webinar On Recently Signed Anti-Firearm Legislation

CRPA and NRA to Host Second of Three Webinars on Recently Signed Anti-Firearm Legislation Would you like to know more about the new gun laws that were signed by Governor Jerry Brown earlier this year? Join us on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 12:00 pm (PT) for a live webinar to learn about what these new laws do, how they will … Continued



On August 15, 2016, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals denied Plaintiffs’ Petition for Full Court Rehearing in the NRA/CRPA supported case, Peruta v. County of San Diego.  Plaintiffs asked for rehearing by the full court after an eleven-judge “en banc” panel overturned an earlier ruling by a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit. In … Continued


CRPA Legislative Update

Last week, CRPA closely monitored multiple bills that we believe will further limit your right to keep and bear arms. Two of the bills on our radar included AB 450 and AB 466; we believe the legislation presented will severely hinder law-abiding gun owners ability to carry a concealed weapon by increasing fees on the application process and raising the requirements to … Continued


Proposed Palm Springs Firearms Ordinance Debate Delayed Until September 7th!

Last month, the Palm Springs City Council debated an expansive gun control package that was requested by Councilmember Geoff Kors in response to the Orlando terrorist attack. In response, the National Rifle Association and the California Rifle and Pistol Association submitted a joint letter to the City Council opposing the adoption of the ordinance, arguing that … Continued


The Legislature is Back in Session!

Guess who’s back? The legislature has returned from its summer recess and are poised to take up and debate many bills that CRPA both opposes and supports. Before their break began, Governor Jerry Brown and our California legislature took unprecedented steps in limiting your Second Amendment rights. CRPA and our allies are currently hard at work, forming … Continued


Effort To Repeal Anti-Firearm Legislation Via The Referendum Process

A California businessman and Second Amendment advocate is spearheading an effort to repeal each unconstitutional bill that was signed by Governor Jerry Brown earlier this month. Some recent news reports have falsely stated that CRPA is not supporting this effort. That is incorrect. CRPA supports the effort, via the referendum process, as a way to fightback against politicians who seek to disarm … Continued