Czech government tells its citizens how to fight terrorists: Shoot them yourselves
A couple of months ago, Czech President Milos Zeman made an unusual request: He urged citizens to arm themselves against a possible "super-Holocaust" carried out by Muslim terrorists. Never mind that
25,000+ Sign Petition To Allow Guns At Republican National Convention
It was not clear whether the aim is support of gun rights or to put the GOP in an awkward position. More than 25,000 people have signed a petition to allow firearms inside the Republican National Conv...
Czech government tells its citizens how to fight terrorists: Shoot them yourselves
A couple of months ago, Czech President Milos Zeman made an unusual request: He urged citizens to arm themselves against a possible "super-Holocaust" carried out by Muslim terrorists. Never mind that
Gun legislation in Germany
Gun legislation in Germany is considered among the strictest gun control in the world. The current law, the German Weapons Act (German: Waffengesetz), dates from 1972, and includes as well as modi...
Arms Act
The Arms Act may refer to the following:
Bruni Olympic .380 BBM
The Bruni Olympic .380 BBM is a blank firing revolver. It is banned in the UK as being "readily convertible" into a live-firing gun.
The gun was banned on 4 June 2010, in the UK. Increasing use o...
Firearm microstamping
Microstamping is a ballistics identification technology. Microscopic markings are engraved onto the tip of the firing pin and onto the breech face of a firearm with a laser. When the gun is fired, the...
Gun politics in the Czech Republic
Gun politics in the Czech Republic incorporates the political and regulatory aspects of firearms usage in the country. Policy in the Czech Republic is in many respects less restrictive than elsewhere...
Gun politics in the Czech Republic - Wikipedia
Trident Gang Crime Command
Operation Trident or Trident, was a Metropolitan Police Service unit targeting gun crime and homicide in London's black communities. The initiative was set up in March 1998 following a series of sho...
Trident Gang Crime Command - Wikipedia
Gun politics in Italy
Gun politics in Italy incorporates the political and regulatory aspects of firearms usage in the country. Different types of gun licenses can be obtained from the national police authorities. Accordin...
CIFTA
The Inter-American Convention Against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Ammunition, Explosives, and Other Related Materials (CIFTA), originally the Inter-American Convention A...
Authorization to Transport
An authorization to transport [ATT] is a permit issued under the Canadian Firearms Program allowing transportation of restricted and prohibited firearms in Canada. An ATT may be issued to a Firearms L...
Hunting license
A hunting license is a regulatory or legal mechanism to control recreational and sports hunting.Hunting may be regulated informally by "unwritten law", "self restraint", or "morality" and by laws "enf...
Hunting license - Wikipedia
Crossbows Act 1987
The Crossbows Act 1987 is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which is still in force. The Act, as amended, controls the possession of crossbows by people under the age of eighteen through...
Air gun laws
This is a list of laws concerning air guns by country.While in some countries air guns are not subject to any specific regulation, in most there are laws, which differ widely. Each jurisdiction has it...
Air gun laws - Wikipedia
Laws on crossbows
The crossbow often has a complicated legal status due to its lethality and its similarities with both firearms and other archery weapons.
Pistol crossbows are strictly controlled in all Australian...
Chief firearms officer
The Chief Firearms Officer or CFO is a Canadian official responsible for Possession and Acquisition Licences, authorizations to transport, authorizations to carry, transfers of firearms, and gun show ...
Firearms license
A firearms license (also known as a gun license) is a license or permit issued by some governments (typically by the police) of a country (or state or municipality thereof), that allows the licensee t...
Firearms license - Wikipedia
Firearms Act (Jamaica)
The Firearms Act of Jamaica regulates the ownership and use of firearms and ammunition. It was first passed in 1967, and has been subsequently amended. The law requires gun licenses, with a yearly r...
Gun politics in Ireland
Firearms in Ireland are extremely strictly controlled, both with strict legislation governing licencing and very conservative application of that legislation by the Gardai. The legislation is quite di...
Montana Firearms Freedom Act
The Montana Firearms Freedom Act is a state statute (since held invalid by Federal courts) that sought to exempt firearms manufactured in Montana from federal regulation under the interstate commerce...
Firearms (Amendment) Act 1988
The Firearms (Amendment) Act 1988 (1988 c.45) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which is still in force. The Act, as amended, tightens controls on the possession of firearms, and appl...
Charles Edward Chapel
Charles Edward Chapel was a politician and technical writer, best known for his articles and books about firearms.
Chapel was born in Manchester, Iowa on 16 May 1904. He studied at the University...
District of Columbia v. Heller
District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570 (2008), was a landmark case in which the Supreme Court of the United States held in a 5-4 decision that the Second Amendment to the United States Constitut...
District of Columbia v. Heller - Wikipedia
Possession and Acquisition Licence

A new policy initiative, which encourages holders of expired POLs to return to compliance with the Firearms Act and firearms licensing regulations, was launched and will continue to be in effect ...
.50 Caliber BMG Regulation Act of 2004
The .50 Caliber BMG Regulation Act of 2004 is a law in the state of California that effectively banned all .50 BMG-caliber rifles from being sold in the state. The law took effect on January 1, 2005.<...
.50 Caliber BMG Regulation Act of 2004 - Wikipedia