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
Arms Act
The Arms Act may refer to the following:
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...
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
Firearms Act, 1995
The Firearms Act, 1995 is the Canadian law pertaining to the right to possess a firearm, means of transportation and offenses relating to the violation of this act.In addition to the law's passage, t...
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...
Mulford Act
The Mulford Act was a 1967 California bill which repealed a law allowing public carrying of loaded firearms. Named after Republican assemblyman Don Mulford, the bill garnered national attention after ...
Authorization to Carry
An Authorization to Carry [ATC] is a permit issued by the government of Canada under the Firearms Act. An ATC allows an individual to lawfully possess a restricted, or a specific class of, prohibited ...
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
Disarming Act
After the Jacobite Rising of 1715 ended it was evident that the most effective supporters of the Jacobites were Scottish clans in the Scottish Highlands and the Disarming Act attempted to remove this ...
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 ...
Gun laws in the United States (by state)
Gun laws in the United States regulate the sale, possession, and use of firearms and ammunition. State laws vary, and are independent of existing federal firearms laws, although they are sometimes bro...
.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
Firearms Control Regulations Act of 1975
The Firearms Control Regulations Act of 1975 was passed by the District of Columbia city council on September 24, 1976. The law banned residents from owning handguns, automatic firearms, or high-capac...
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...
Tackling Violent Crime Act
The Tackling Violent Crime Act is an omnibus statute that was given royal assent on February 28, 2008. The statute primarily deals with strengthening gun control in Canada as well as fighting drunk dr...
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 ...
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...