In a session on Tuesday, The Nevada Senate Judiciary Committee discussed a bill that would require any person that has been convicted of stalking or with extended protection orders against them to surrender their firearms over to the state government.
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Nevada’s State Legislature is currently in the process of looking through several bills regarding marijuana and firearms including one that may be making a lot of headlines in the state soon, Senate Bill 351.
Several Nevada State Senators expressed concerns last Tuesday about a proposal from Democrats to ban openly carried firearms in libraries, instead turning them into gun free zones.
Across the country, the number of concealed carry permit applicants has been on the rise, however from state to state the rules to receive said permit can be quite different. For example. some states require concealed carry applicants to prove their handgun competency by firing the handgun as a prerequisite to applying.
Nevada’s newly passed law to expand firearm background checks during private sales and transfers is facing another challenge; a lawsuit stating that the law may violate Nevada’s Constitution.
An attempted armed robbery of a 7-Eleven on Cheyenne Avenue and Civic Center Drive in North Las Vegas turned into a shootout on Thursday Morning that left the suspected robber, 24-year-old Rashad Ryan dead when an armed citizen inside the store shot the suspect.
The Westside Armory, a gun shop in Las Vegas has been advertising a “Pre-Hillary Sale” this coming weekend, in response to Presidential nominee Donald Trump’s words, “the Second Amendment is on the ballot in November.”
This article is meant to take a look at Nevada’s open and concealed carry laws so that you folks can get a better idea what is and is not legal in the state.
Question 1 on the ballot in November asks if Nevadans support an aggressive background check expansion for prospective gun owners in the state. We do not know how every citizen will vote in a few months, but we now know the stances of two of the most powerful state citizens.
What Elvis and his accomplice were unaware of, was that one of the group members had a concealed carry license, and decided to not go down without a fight. He drew his weapon and fired at Elvis. This caused a small firefight to ensue and Campos…