Happy New Year. The year 2021 was full of challenges. We should take a moment to remember those we have lost, celebrate the new friends we have met and take stock of what we have learned.
The New Year, 2022, will also be full of challenges, new friends and new opportunities to learn. Let's all make the best of them.
September 28, 2021
Chatsworth, IL – Illinois State Rifle Association Executive Director has been tapped to serve on the Board of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms.
BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation today filed an important amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting a challenge of New York State’s restrictive concealed carry permitting scheme by the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association.
Only a small number of pistols appear to be affected, but Ruger is asking owners of Ruger-57 pistols to perform a routine function check of the safety lever.
Thanks to all who purchased raffle tickets for Illinois Gun Owner Lobby Day (IGOLD) 2021. The drawing was held May 4, 2021, at ISRA Headquarters. The winning ticket numbers are below:
Chatsworth, IL – White County Resident Judge T. Scott Webb has ruled Illinois’s FOID card law unconstitutional, paving the way for the Illinois Supreme Court to take up the issue, according to Richard Pearson, executive director of the Illinois State Rifle Association.
The case is The People of Illinois vs. Vivian Claudine Brown. In March of 2017, Brown was accused of possessing a firearm without a FOID card. In dismissing the charges against Brown, Judge Webb also ruled the FOID card unconstitutional.