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New Updates to Sanctions Limits Sale of Popular Sporting Rifle

The U.S. Department of Treasury recently released an update to the sanctions. The bad news for firearm enthusiasts is that the new updates prohibit U.S. companies from doing business with Molot-Oruzhie—the manufacturer of VEPR rifle and shotguns. Again, not the biggest piece of news, but for those in the market, or possibly collectors, you’ll want to get yours before supply dries up.

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Hillary Says Mandatory Gun Buyback is ‘Worth Looking At’

At a New Hampshire Town Hall last week, Hillary Clinton said that gun confiscation is something “worth looking at.” Discussing the firearms confiscation program in Australia, Clinton admitted she would consider implementing such a system in America.

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Shooter’s Log Weekly Wrap Up, July 26-Aug. 1, 2015

Have you ever heard of the Metro Industrial Areas Foundation? This influential organization believes they have the right idea when it comes to gun control. What is their plan and will it work? Read to find out in this week’s headline news briefs.

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Top 10 High Powered Headlines: August 9, 2014

All week, the outdoor writing and gun blogging team from The Shooter’s Log—Cheaper Than Dirt!’s blog—have gathered the top headlines affecting gun owners and the firearms industry. It has not been a slow week. There has been significant wins and loses for the Second Amendment in the past week. No doubt, the biggest news story has been Washington D.C.’s rule that the ban on handguns is unconstitutional. Now we wait for them to enact concealed laws, about as impatiently as we wait for the release of the rumored GLOCK single-stack 9mm. Read the Top 10 High Powered Headlines for that and more news on Remington’s R51, as well as gun control laws in Missouri, Illinois, Florida and Massachusetts.

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Obama Signs Executive Order Banning AK-47s

President Obama quietly signed an executive order targeting Russian oil, natural gas, finance and defense companies. Hidden in the details, is a section effectively banning AK-47s. As always, the devil is in the details, so read on for the straight scoop.