On Thursday, September 28, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals officially denied Washington D.C.’s request to rehear the case of Grace v. District of Columbia, which challenges Washington D.C.’s restrictive “good reason” requirement (i.e., a special need beyond self-defense) for the issuance of a CCW on the grounds that it violates the Second Amendment to … Continued

Ruling in NRA/CRPA Lawsuit Reigns in DOJ’s Misuse of DROS Fees

A California state court has issued an important ruling holding DOJ accountable for its historical mismanagement and misuse of DROS (dealer record of sale) account funds collected as fees from gun purchasers. The ruling came in the NRA and CRPA supported case of Gentry v. Becerra. DROS fee funds are only supposed to be used … Continued

Join The Fight Against Assault Weapons Restrictions In The Courts

Attention California Gun Owners NRA and CRPA are still accepting additional plaintiffs to join the Rupp v. Becerra lawsuit challenging California’s “assault weapon” restrictions. Anyone in the state of California who currently owns a firearm now classified as an “assault weapon” pursuant to SB 880 and AB 1135 who is interested in being a plaintiff … Continued

Major Win: Federal Judge Strikes Down Magazine Ban

Proposition 63 Suffers First Defeat in Court: Federal Judge Grants CRPA’s Request in NRA Supported Case to Stay Enforcement of California’s Magazine Ban Yesterday, attorneys for the California Rifle & Pistol Association, supported by the National Rifle Association, obtained an important injunction in the case of Duncan v. Becerra, a federal lawsuit challenging California’s restrictions … Continued

BREAKING: CRPA and NRA File Lawsuit Challenging California’s “Assault Weapon” Ban!

Today, April 24, attorneys supported by CRPA and NRA filed the first of many critical lawsuits; the first step in restoring the full freedoms of the Second Amendment in California. This lawsuit challenges California’s newly expanded “Assault Weapon Control Act” (AWCA). The AWCA makes it illegal to manufacture, sell, transport, import or transfer hundreds of … Continued

Five Day Comment Period on Proposed “Emergency” Regulations Regarding Magazines Capable of Holding More than 10 Rounds Opens

As we previously reported , the California Department of Justice provided notice of  proposed regulations relating to magazines capable of holding more than 10 rounds-Just days before the holidays when they think no one will be watching. DOJ submitted the regulations under California’s emergency rulemaking process which shortens the timeframes for public view to just … Continued

CRPA Files NRA Supported Lawsuit Challenging California’s Ban on Publicly Carrying Firearms

On August 17th, the California Rifle & Pistol Association and several individuals, with the support of the National Rifle Association, filed a lawsuit in federal court challenging state and local restrictions on carrying a firearm for self-defense in public. Both California Attorney General Kamala Harris and Los Angeles Sheriff James McDonnell are named as defendants because, … Continued

BREAKING: Ninth Circuit Rules No Second Amendment Right to CCW

A full panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit today used shameful sophistry and sleight of hand to effectively deny millions of Californians their constitutional right to bear firearms in public for self-defense. The ruling came in the long-running case of Peruta v. San Diego, which challenged California’s discretionary issuance of … Continued