Tag: gun

N.J.’s NRA affiliate files lawsuit challenging COVID-19 gun range closures

NEWARK, N.J. – A federal lawsuit was filed on Tuesday challenging New Jersey’s closure of gun ranges pursuant to Governor Phil Murphy’s “stay at home” order. “This lawsuit challenges Defendants’ actions mandating and enforcing the closure of all outdoor firearm Read More

Murphy reverses course, lets N.J. firearms retailers reopen (with conditions)

TRENTON, N.J. – Governor Phil Murphy surprised attendees at Monday afternoon’s daily COVID-19 press conference by announcing that New Jersey’s firearms retailers can reopen. He had previously insisted that firearm retailers would remain classified as non-essential. The ardently anti-2A Democrat Read More

Someone tell Murphy: Homeland Security classifies gun stores, ranges as essential

By Matt Rooney _ Governor Phil Murphy dug his heels in this week, telling legal gun owners “it is what it is” concerning his order shuttering New Jersey’s gun stores and ranges. It may not surprise you to know that Read More

VIDEO: Murphy says “it is what it is” when confronted over gun range, store closures

TRENTON, N.J. – Second Amendment advocates mobilizing to sue Governor Murphy for closing gun ranges and stores don’t have much chance of settling out of court.  Governor Murphy was asked about the closures at Wednesday’s daily COVID-19 press conference. The Read More

Leading N.J. 2A rights group to sue Murphy for shutting down gun stores, ranges

TRENTON, N.J. – The first major constitutional challenge to Governor Phil Murphy’s closure of “non-essential” privately-owned businesses is being mounted by a leading gun rights group.  The New Jersey Association of Rifle and Pistol Clubs (ANJRPC) – the NRA’s state Read More

Burry to propose that Monmouth become a Second Amendment Sanctuary County

By Art Gallagher _ Freeholder Lillian Burry will ask her colleagues on the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders this afternoon to join the growing nationwide movement supporting the right of citizens to bear arms by declaring Monmouth a “Second Read More

N.J. Supreme Court: Gun applicants are entitled to a hearing before courts deny their permit

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey legal gun owners scored a rare victory this week courtesy of the left-leaning state supreme court. On Tuesday, the high court issued an opinion in In Re Application for Permit to Carry a Handgun of Read More