Outdoor News: California Magazine Ban Upheld

Posted by Dan Carlson on Dec 3rd 2021

Outdoor News: California Magazine Ban Upheld

Bass Pro Shops merger with Sportsman’s Warehouse called off
Sportsman’s Warehouse and Great Outdoors Group LLC opted to terminate the deal after the Federal Trade Commission indicated the companies wouldn’t get clearance to complete it, according to a regulatory filing. Read more HERE.

Circuit Court upholds California magazine ban
The Ninth Circuit upheld California’s ban against “large capacity magazines.” This decision reverses previous rulings at both the district and circuit court levels concluding the ban was unconstitutional. Learn more HERE.

Pennsylvania governor vetoes Constitutional Carry
Gov. Tom Wolf (D) vetoed legislation Thursday that would have removed the state’s requirement that law-abiding Pennsylvanians get a permit before carrying a gun for self-defense. Read more HERE.

Kansas offers hunters free testing for CWD on harvested deer
Deer hunters across Kansas can have deer they harvest during the 2021-2022 seasons tested for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) free of charge through the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks. See the details HERE.

Arizona draft proposed hunt guidelines for 2023-2024 through 2027-2028 seasons online
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted the draft proposed hunt guidelines for the 2023-2024 through 2027-2028 hunting seasons. Read the guidelines HERE.

Nebraska hosting Cosmic Archery Night
Perfect for friends, family, or date night, Cosmic Archery is a twist on your regular range time that features blacklights, music, and glowing targets. No archery experience needed - beginners welcome. The event will be held at the indoor archery range in Lincoln, NE. Find out more HERE.

Nebraska Wildlife area reopens after wildfire
Buffalo Creek Wildlife Management Area, which experienced a monumental wildfire in mid-November, has reopened to the public, but caution is advised. Learn more HERE.

11 ways to help a new shooter succeed
This is an excellent article for anyone involved in introducing shooting sports to a new shooter. It’s from the NRA Family website and can be read HERE.

Common bullet myths
This piece from the NRA American Hunter online addresses five basic misconceptions about bullets and bullet performance. Read it HERE.

Remington President addresses ammo shortage
President Jason Vanderbrink gives a candid update and provides concrete numbers on how much more ammunition we’re building to support today’s historic demand. He also answers your top questions on how we’re handling the continuing surge. See the video HERE.

A puppy for the holidays?
Who doesn’t want a puppy for Christmas? A hunting companion for the next several years sounds really enticing to most hunters. But finding that right puppy is not only challenging, it’s also downright confusing. Read how to get a good puppy and start it out right HERE.

What NOT to get your shooting wife or girlfriend for Christmas
If your blessed to have a wife or girlfriend who loves to go to the range or head out hunting, this article from NRA Women explains why three gifts should be avoided this holiday season. Read it HERE.

Tips for spending time outdoors with elderly friends and family members
Some suggestions to make the shooting sports more accessible to your parents and grandparents for unforgettable family memories. See them HERE.

Work in the Outdoor Industry
Check out the latest job listings in the Outdoor Industry HERE.