Articles by Christian Lowe

Study Says 'Assault Weapon' Bans Don't Work

April 10, 2014
A newly released academic study suggests states that ban so-called "assault weapons" and restrict concealed carry rights have more gun-related murders than states who do not.
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Black Rain Ordnance To Build New York Compliant AR Rifle

April 4, 2014
The New York AR-15 and AR-10 ships with a special stock, a non-threaded muzzle and a new gas block without the "evil bayonet lug."
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Poll: 53 Percent Of Voters Don't Want More Gun Control

April 1, 2014
In yet another indication that more gun laws could be a political loser, a new poll released March 31 shows a strong majority of likely voters think stricter gun control is a bad idea, the highest level of skepticism toward firearms restrictions in two years.
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Poll: Most Americans Feel Safer With Guns In The Home

March 31, 2014
A new poll from YouGov shows only 20 percent of Americans think guns in the home make them less safe.
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Sen. Dianne Feinstein Urges Ban On Semi-Auto Rifle Imports

March 26, 2014
The California senator is circulating a letter in Congress that asks President Barack Obama to impose a ban on semi-automatic rifles and so-called 'assault pistols' that are imported from overseas.
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New York Church Spurns Critics, Raffles Second AR-15 Rifle

March 25, 2014
Rev. George Koletas of Grace Baptist Church near Troy, N.Y., decided to hold a second AR-15 rifle giveaway after critics said his move was "against everything the Bible teaches."
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Remington Outdoors calls bid to purchase company "publicity stunt"

March 12, 2014
Smart gun technology company Global Digital Solutions announced it wants to buy Remington to "transform the cyber arms industry."
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California gun store bails on 'smart gun' after complaints

March 7, 2014
Gun owners worry the store's sales could trigger mandates to replace all pistols with technology many believe is unproven and dangerous.
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Facebook vows to crack down on gun sale posts

March 5, 2014
After pressure from anti-gun groups, the popular social media networks Facebook and Instagram announced they planned to restrict content they say promotes the illegal sale of firearms.
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Connecticut gun confiscation fears increase

March 3, 2014
A letter reportedly drafted by state law enforcement officials asks gun owners who didn't register AR-style rifles and magazines to dispose of their firearms or move them out of state.
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