Firearm laws

ASML reports transactions under its current share buyback program

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 1:00pm

ASMLs current share buyback program was announced on 21 July 2021, and details are available on our website at https://www.asml.com/ en/news/share-buyback

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  • ASMLs current share buyback program was announced on 21 July 2021, and details are available on our website at https://www.asml.com/ en/news/share-buyback
    This regular update of the transactions conducted under the buyback program is to be made public under the Market Abuse Regulation (Nr.
  • 596/2014).

ASML reports transactions under its 2021-2023 share buyback program

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:05pm

ASMLs current share buyback program was announced on 21 July 2021, and details are available on our website at https://www.asml.com/ en/news/share-buyback

Key Points: 
  • ASMLs current share buyback program was announced on 21 July 2021, and details are available on our website at https://www.asml.com/ en/news/share-buyback
    This regular update of the transactions conducted under the buyback program is to be made public under the Market Abuse Regulation (Nr.
  • 596/2014).

Surgeons endorse advocacy efforts to improve firearm safety and reduce firearm-related injuries

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 5:43pm

The advocacy initiatives they support include preventing people with serious mental illness from buying firearms and cracking down on illegal firearms sales.

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  • The advocacy initiatives they support include preventing people with serious mental illness from buying firearms and cracking down on illegal firearms sales.
  • One article reported broad support among members, ranging from medical students to retired surgeons, for a number of initiatives to reduce firearm injuries.
  • The ACS Committee on Trauma (COT) commissioned the survey to get a clearer idea of members' attitudes and behaviors about firearms and preventing firearm injuries.
  • Citation:Survey of American College of Surgeons Members on Firearm Injury Prevention, Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

Government of Canada delivers on plan to build safer communities and reduce firearms violence

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 8:55pm

OTTAWA, ON, June 22, 2021 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is taking action to keep our communities safe with common sense gun laws.

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  • OTTAWA, ON, June 22, 2021 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is taking action to keep our communities safe with common sense gun laws.
  • The proposed regulations will be posted in Canada Gazette, Part I on June 26, 2021 for a 30-day public consultation period.
  • Canadian firearms owners are among the most safety conscious in the world and Canada has a strong, common-sense firearms regime in place.
  • Neither the Canadian Firearms Program nor the Government of Canada would hold information on the firearm transferred.

Protecting Public Spaces from Active Shooters with Canine Detection

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 1:42pm

From 2017-2019, there have been 89 Active Shooter attacks in public areas wherein firearms were prohibited.

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  • From 2017-2019, there have been 89 Active Shooter attacks in public areas wherein firearms were prohibited.
  • It is these statistics and studies released by the National Threat Assessment Center in Mass Attacks in Public Spaces Reports 2018-2020, that influenced the 360K9 Group and their Body-Worn Canine Detection founder, VWK9, to expand on their Explosive Detection operational success, to include Firearms Detection.
  • VWK9 developed and launched its Public Safety Canine program in August of 2020 in response to the increased gun violence in public spaces.
  • This early detection method and employment of the Public Safety Canine has proven to be a significant deterrent for individuals who are illegally or impermissibly carrying a firearm in a public space.

Government of Canada introduces new firearms legislation to protect Canadian communities

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 6:31pm

Provinces and territories - as well as some large urban centres and First Nations communities have identified firearm-related violence as a significant public safety issue in Canada.

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  • Provinces and territories - as well as some large urban centres and First Nations communities have identified firearm-related violence as a significant public safety issue in Canada.
  • The Government has introduced new firearms legislation to keep Canadians safe and guns out of the hands of dangerous people.
  • Through legislation and other actions the Government will:
    Combat intimate partner and gender-based violence, and self-harm involving firearms by creating "red flag" and "yellow flag" laws.
  • The new legislation we introduced will help build on the practical and targeted measures we have taken to protect Canadians from firearms violence."

New firearms measures to combat crime and increase public safety

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 4:15pm

Through the proposed legislation and other measures, the government would:

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  • Through the proposed legislation and other measures, the government would:
    Combat intimate partner and gender-based violence, and self-harm involving firearms by creating "red flag" and "yellow flag" laws.
  • These measures are part of a broader firearms strategy to increase public safety and build upon previous legislation and policies already in place.
  • This includes the ban on assault-style firearms, significant funding to provinces and territories to combat gun and gang violence, and investments in border security to tackle firearms smuggling.
  • In order to improve the firearms classification framework, the Minister of Justice will conduct a review of firearms classification.

Horizon Arms Research Introduces Exclusive Core Tactical Collection

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 1:38pm

DENVER, Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Colorado-based Horizon Arms Research introduces its exclusive Core Tactical Collection now available for purchase online or via special order.

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  • DENVER, Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Colorado-based Horizon Arms Research introduces its exclusive Core Tactical Collection now available for purchase online or via special order.
  • Horizon Arms Research offers a small, carefully-curated catalog of tactical top-of-the-line firearms ready to run and 100% reliable no matter the situation that life puts you in.
  • "Not to be confused with hunting, target shooting or competitive shooting, the firearms in the Core Tactical Collection are not made to look pretty," says Devon Hillard, Founder of Horizon Arms Research.
  • To learn more about Horizon Arms Research and its Core Tactical Collection, visit www.horizonarmsresearch.com .

Morphy's Issues Call to Arms with Powerful Dec. 15-18 Auction Series Featuring Field & Range Firearms, Edged Weapons, Militaria

Friday, December 11, 2020 - 1:38pm

The exciting four-day auction series will open with a Tuesday, December 15 session featuring 500+ select lots of edged weapons, armor and militaria.

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  • The exciting four-day auction series will open with a Tuesday, December 15 session featuring 500+ select lots of edged weapons, armor and militaria.
  • The December 16, 17 and 18 Field & Range Firearms sessions are loaded with antique and modern rifles, shotguns, handguns, accessories and rare ammunition.
  • Unique and historically important, two Civil War highlights offered on Day 1 pertain to the Union Army's prescient use of telegraphic communications on the battlefield.
  • Powered by hand-turned magnetos, the unit did not require batteries and was quite advanced for its time.

NSSF Launches PSAs on Storing Firearms Securely in Vehicles

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 4:20pm

NEWTOWN, Conn., Dec. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --In two new video public service announcements, the National Shooting Sports Foundation encourages gun owners to securely store their firearms when temporarily leaving them in vehicles.

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  • NEWTOWN, Conn., Dec. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --In two new video public service announcements, the National Shooting Sports Foundation encourages gun owners to securely store their firearms when temporarily leaving them in vehicles.
  • Thefts of firearms from vehicles have risen in many parts of the country, but storing firearms securely and out of sight can help thwart thieves.
  • The new PSAs show the many storage devices available for use in vehicles, including custom models designed to fit into consoles and other places in your car."
  • Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of thousands of manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen's organizations and publishers nationwide.