Second Amendment

Folajtar v. Rosen

America's Unforgiven Face Lifelong Gun Ban

Case Summary Lisa Folajtar is being denied her Second Amendment protected right to keep and bear arms because of a 10-year-old conviction.  In 2011, Folajtar pleaded guilting to willfully making false statements on her tax returns—a federal felony punishable by up to three years’ imprisonment.  Folajtar was sentenced to three months of home confinement, three…

Feds Are Arbitrarily Denying a Man’s Right to Own a Firearm

MSLF’s Center to Keep and Bear Arms is asking the United States Supreme Court to hear the case of a Pennsylvania man who was denied the right to purchase a firearm because a fifteen-year-old misdemeanor DUI conviction.Mountain States Legal Foundation’s (MSLF) Center to Keep and Bear Arms is asking the United States Supreme Court to hear the case of a Pennsylvania man who was denied the right to purchase a firearm because a fifteen-year-old misdemeanor DUI conviction.

MSLF Won’t Quietly Walk Away From Pivotal Gun Rights Case

A “win” for plaintiffs in this case would allow the state of California and private anti-gun groups to impose a national definition of what constitutes a “firearm” on every city and state in the U.S.

New MSLF Center to Keep and Bear Arms Fights for Gun Rights from Coast to Coast

Mountain States Legal Foundation’s newly established Center to Keep and Bear Arms (CKBA) won’t be confining itself to precedent-setting cases in the Rocky Mountain region—its first two case announcements prove just that. The Center to Keep and Bear Arms’ fight to defend gun rights is national in scope, reaching from coast to coast, and from sea to shining sea.

California v. ATF

Hand-Crafters in the Crosshairs

Americans have the right to self-manufacture those arms that they deem necessary to defend themselves, their loved ones, and their property. But the state of California and gun control activists from the west coast want to end that practice for the entirety of the United States.