All posts tagged "CCW"

  • Opinion
    Inaction of Nevada lawmakers highlighted by another campus shooting

    (Thomas Mitchell) – A 26-year-old gunman opened fire on a community college campus in Oregon this past week killing nine and wounding nine others before killing himself when confronted by police. Within hours, President Obama was on television declaring, “Well, this is something we should politicize. It is relevant to our common life...

  • Opinion
    CCW Holders Urged To Attend Fourth Annual CCW Forum

    (Carrie Herbertson/NRA-ILA) – The Nevada Sheriffs’ and Chiefs’ Association will be hosting its annual Concealed Carry Weapons forum in Las Vegas on Tuesday, January 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Grant Sawyer Government Building (room 4401) located on 555 East Washington Avenue in Las Vegas. This forum will be...

  • Politics
    Gun-Grabber Threatens To Exploit IHOP Shooting

    (Chuck Muth) – Assembly Judiciary Committee Chairman William Horne (D-Clark County) is threatening to screw around with Nevada’s gun laws in response to the Carson City IHOP shooting in which four people, including three Nevada National Guard members, were killed by a mentally ill man. Horne claims he’s pro-gun, but asked in...

  • Government
    Nevada CCW Holders Exempted From NICS

    (NRA-ILA) – In a letter dated August 26, 2011, Arthur Herbert, Assistant Director of the Enforcement Programs and Services Division of the BATFE, announced that concealed carry weapons (CCW) permit holders will be exempt from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) provided the permit was issued after July 1, 2011....

  • Government
    Pro-Gun Groups & Sheriffs Spar Over Gun Fees

    NN&VExclusive (David Mansdoerfer) – It’s a safe bet that when government makes a mistake it will be on the side of increasing its revenue at the expense of tax and fee payers. It’s just as safe a bet that it will drag its feet when correcting that error. Just ask Nevada gun...