Why the Flood of Firearm Registration Certificates in My Mailbox?

This past week I my mailbox overflowed with firearm registration certificates for restricted firearms. I found this, to say the least, puzzling, as I’ve had no contact with the Canadian Firearms Centre for ages, nor had I purchased any firearms

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Firearm Registration: Formerly Law-Abiding Connecticut Gun Owners Face Increased Pressure

As rumours of door-to-door gun confiscations run wild on the internet, Connecticut gun owners who were law-abiding citizens on December 31, 2013, are now criminals under a new law banning so-called “assault weapons”. State officials continue to ratchet up the

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RCMP Anti-Bullying Initiative is Ill-Timed and Thoroughly Misguided

While the RCMP promoted Pink Shirt Day as a way of stopping bullying in schools, the horsemen took to bullying some of Canada’s best and most law-abiding citizens: gun owners. In true hypocritical fashion, the Boys with the Yellow Stripes

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Royal Canadian Mounted Police or Rogue Cops Making Policy?

After the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) arbitrarily manufactured over 13,000 “gun criminals” last week by reclassifying Swiss Arms and CZ 858 rifles from non-restricted to prohibited, Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney announced a 5-year amnesty protecting those formerly law-abiding

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Unanimous Quebec Court of Appeal tells Quebec it has No Right to Gun Registry Data

It’s been a great week for Freedom and Liberty on two fronts this week. First, the Senate repeals Section 13 of the Canadian Human Rights Act and now a Quebec Court has told the government of the Province of Quebec

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Colorado Lawmakers Will Now Pay the Price for their Anti-Gun Stupidity

As I wrote both here on my blog and here in Canadian Rights and Freedoms Bulletin #134, anti-gun lawmakers in Colorado will pay a high price for their stupidity.  First, the financial cost to the state itself as firearms businesses

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A Response to David Foote’s Article in Cottage Country Now

by Mark L Horstead When a columnist claims to know something about firearms, as David Foote most recently did in “Fewer guns make a saver (sic) community, agues (sic) columnist” on 27 May 2013, but cannot even get the calibre

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Will You Write a Lettter of Support for Bruce Montague, his firearm collection and family home?

I received an interesting email the other day from Pastor Jim Butler of the Free Grace Baptist Church, located in Chilliwack, BC.  He drafted a letter to Ontario Members of Provincial Parliament (MPPs) and the Ontario Attorney General and wanted

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Bruce Montague Appeals Firearm Destruction Order

Bruce Montague, the Ontario gunsmith who challenged the constitutionality of Canada’s Firearms Act, is appealing the destruction order for over $100,000 of his firearms.  Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) seized Montague’s entire firearm collection back in 2004 when he was arrested

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Registration Leads to Confiscation and much worse… Just ask Ontario Gunsmith Bruce Montague

Sun News Commentator Brian Lilley did an excellent segment on how registration leads to confiscation in his January 8, 2013 installment of his show Byline.  In that segment Lilley described the insanity of Ian Thomson being forced to defend himself

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The Journal News’ Caryn A. McBride Hires ARMED bodyguards? Oh, the irony!

On December 27th, 2012 I wrote the article “Hypocritical Anti-Gunners: Be Very Careful What You Wish For” in which I discussed the antics of the anti-gun zealots inhabiting the offices of The Journal News, a newspaper based in Rockland County,

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Hypocritical Anti-Gunners: Be Very Careful What You Wish For

  Anti-gun zealots get a lot more than they bargained for after publishing the names and home addresses of New York handgun permit holders. On December 24, 2012, The Journal News got up on it’s high horse and published an

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