Pro Second Amendment Groups Sue New Mexico Gov. Grisham
By Jim Grant
Albuquerque, NM -(AmmoLand.com)- — Today, attorneys for individuals seeking to purchase firearms and ammunition, retailers, and advocacy organizations Second Amendment Foundation (SAF), New Mexico Shooting Sports Association (NMSSA), the National Rifle Association of America (NRA), and Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) filed a new federal lawsuit challenging bans on the operation of gun store and shooting ranges imposed by Governor Michelle Grisham and department of health officials. A copy of the lawsuit can be found at FPCLegal.org.
“Unfortunately, we find ourselves having to litigate yet another case where government officials believe that a crisis creates an exception to an enumerated constitutional right. We are happy to join with our friends from various organizations to defend the People of New Mexico’s right to keep and bear arms,”
said Adam Kraut, FPC’s Director of Legal Strategy.
“The government has no duty to protect you and coronavirus-related impacts to law enforcement could be significant, so times like now are precisely when people must be able to acquire self-defense tools to defend their lives and homes,” declared FPC President Brandon Combs. “We are proud to …Read the Rest