Uncategorized

Legal Analysis of Governor DeWine's SB 221 STRONG Ohio Bill

In early August, 2019, after the mass murders in Dayton, Governor Mike DeWine announced a 17-point plan to address violence, which is a key element of his “STRONG Ohio” initiative. The plan was introduced as SB 221, sponsored by Matt Dolan (R-Chagrin Falls). Administration officials said the goal was to do something different from what …

Legal Analysis of Governor DeWine's SB 221 STRONG Ohio Bill Read More »

Veteran Criticizes Police Practices, Gets Guns and Firearm License Seized by Chief of Police

Watch what you say about local officialdom in Tisbury, Mass., or you may find Police Chief Mark Saloio knocking at your door to revoke your Second Amendment rights. That’s the harsh lesson 84-year-old Stephen Nichols learned last month when he was overheard criticizing one of Saloio’s employees for leaving his post as a school resource …

Veteran Criticizes Police Practices, Gets Guns and Firearm License Seized by Chief of Police Read More »

Federal Court Entertains Bizarre Legal Theories That Threaten Gun Owners, Rule of Law

Frustrated by the lack of political progress on the gun control agenda, the legal wing of the anti-gun movement continues to pursue ever-more radical and confused legal strategies. In the 1990s, trial lawyers and their allies in government sought to bankrupt the gun industry by holding them accountable for the criminal actions of third parties …

Federal Court Entertains Bizarre Legal Theories That Threaten Gun Owners, Rule of Law Read More »

Number of Concealed Carry Permit Holders Increased Again

[In October], economist John Lott of the Crime Prevention Research Center released “Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States: 2019,” his annual report on the number of concealed carry permit holders in the U.S. We’ll let Lott’s summary deliver the key finding: “In 2019, the number of concealed handgun permits soared to now over …

Number of Concealed Carry Permit Holders Increased Again Read More »

Buckeye Firearms Association endorses Sharon Kennedy for Ohio Supreme Court

Buckeye Firearms Association is excited to endorse Sharon Kennedy for Ohio Supreme Court Justice as our first endorsement for the 2020 political season. While our general policy is to not issue any endorsements until the filing deadline (December 18, 2019 for Ohio 2020 primaries), we expect next year’s political environment to be exceptional and feel …

Buckeye Firearms Association endorses Sharon Kennedy for Ohio Supreme Court Read More »

Meet Rick Rogers – New Division of Wildlife D5 District Manager

An opening was created in southwest Ohio following the promotion of Todd Haines, former ODNR Division of Wildlife District 5 Manager to Assistant Chief. A field of several experienced and qualified applicants were interviewed with Rick Rogers selected as the new District 5 Manager. I’ve known Rogers since before he became a Wildlife Officer as …

Meet Rick Rogers – New Division of Wildlife D5 District Manager Read More »

Scroll to Top