It will soon be legal for non-National Firearms Act, short-barreled firearms with pistol grips to be sold in Texas, which, according to theNational Rifle Association, was one of only two states where the sale of such guns was prohibited.
In 2016, California lawmakers made it significantly more difficult for citizens to possess their very own AR-15 assault rifle. Now, one firearms manufacturer wants to make it easier for Second Amendment devotees to flex their semi-automatic muscles.
On Nov. 14, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives modified Form 4473 — a piece of government paperwork required of anyone wishing to exercise his or her right to bear arms under the Second Amendment. One of the little tweaks involved a clarification of question 11e, the one that reads, “Are you an unlawful user of, or addicted to, marijuana or any depressant, stimulant, narcotic drug or any other controlled substance?”
Ammunition can be expensive. Reloading bullets can help save you loads of money, if you can take on the often time-consuming task. Many shooters would argue that learning to make your own ammo is worth the labor. What’s more, loading your own ammunition can even make your shots more accurate. So whether you’re hoping to save money, shoot straighter, or both, learning to load your own ammo may be the way to go.