second amendment http://wwno.org en New Gun Rights Group Gets Off the Ground http://wwno.org/post/new-gun-rights-group-gets-ground <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wrkf/files/styles/card_280/public/201302/3IMQ3DJJOLyhvqofi-p19ZkMuQvr71HJM8lYElvmJL4-1040x467.jpeg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new statewide gun rights advocacy group gathered about 3,000 signatures in support of its legislation to protect the Second Amendment this weekend.</span><a href="http://www.jeffthompsonla.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"> State Representative Jeff Thompson</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, founder of </span><a href="http://defendla.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Defend Louisiana</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, outlined the group’s initiatives at the </span><a href="http://www.batonrougepressclub.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Baton Rouge Press Club</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Monday afternoon.</span><p><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Defend Louisian</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">a has filed two bills for the upcoming session. One would protect the identities of concealed and carry permit holders. Another would nullify future federal laws that infringe on gun rights.</span></div><div>&#160;</div><div><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wrkf/audio/2013/02/021813_Defend_Louisiana_Gets_Off_the_Ground_KCWrap.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 23:10:00 +0000 Kelly Connelly 29520 at http://wwno.org