Alabama Gun Control News & Articles

Alabama Constitutional Carry Bill Passes Senate Committee

Brent Wilson | March 5, 2020

A bill that would remove the requirement for citizens in Alabama to obtain a permit to conceal carry a firearm has passed a Senate Committee on a 6-4 vote. The bill, SB1, was filed by Gerald Allen (R-Tuscaloosa) and has faced opposition from gun control...

Chilton County Becomes First 2nd Amendment Sanctuary In Alabama

Brent Wilson | February 28, 2020

Chilton County became the first county in Alabama to declare itself a 2nd Amendment sanctuary for gun owners Tuesday. Chilton County Commissioners joined a growing national movement in which counties are declaring themselves Second Amendment sanctuaries and proclaiming support for gun rights. The Chilton County...

Concealed Carry Supporters Slam Alabama Sheriffs Association

Brent Wilson | February 27, 2020

A large gun-rights organization in Alabama is taking to social media to call for opposition to three bills filed in Alabama that would create a centralized database of citizens that are approved for a concealed carry permit. Eddie Fulmer, the founder of Bama Carry, INC...

AL Sheriffs Release Statement On Changes To Concealed Carry Permits

Brent Wilson | February 24, 2020

#Press Release In the past 13 months, Alabamians have encountered a terrible onslaught of violent conduct towards law enforcement officers. We have suffered a record seven deaths of law enforcement officers in Alabama alone as a result of handgun violence. Recognizing this disturbing trend, the...

Guns and Socialism

Jacob Morrison | January 27, 2020

An interview with an organizer from the Socialist Rifle Association The conversation around guns is a heated one in the United States.  It’s true that it hasn’t always been. In fact, until 2008, as a result of the Supreme Court ruling in DC v Keller,...

Alabama Gun Worship Must End

Clete Wetli | August 5, 2019 | Opinion Article

So, instead of recognizing the obvious epidemic and widespread carnage of growing gun violence, Alabama politicians keep pushing bills to make gun ownership easier and less accountable. In fact, the cliché of all clichés in Alabama is to watch a conservative campaign ad with the candidate firing a gun.

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