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A Very Dangerous Time

10.09.18   Oregon, like much of the country, is in turmoil. The confirmation of a new Supreme Court Justice brought out some of the most vile threats from leftists ever seen on social media but no one was held accountable. Violent thugs control the streets of Portland while the Portland Police stand by and do […]

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Good News On Two Pro Gun Ballot Measures

9.20.18 We have collected enough signatures for our “Common Firearms Protection Act” to qualify for a draft ballot title and expect to have one soon. When we do, any registered voter in Oregon can comment on the title and then be qualified to challenge the wording of the draft title. Great efforts were made to […]

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First Gun Grab Bills For 2019 Announced

09.14.18 The elections have not even taken place and Oregon Democrats are already announcing their plans to attack gun rights. OFF  has obtained audio of House Rep Brad Witt, (D district 31) discussing his plans to ban the purchase or possession of common firearms and magazines for adults aged 18-20. Witt is claiming he has […]

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Gun Protection Ballot Measure Signatures Turned In!

08.31.18   We are pleased to inform you that today the first set of signatures was turned in for our ballot measure to protect common firearms. 1000 valid signatures were needed to get a “ballot title” from the Attorney General. Approximately 2000 signatures were turned in.       This measure is a constitutional amendment […]

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Firearms Protection Ballot Measure Petition Sheets Available

07.30.18 A ballot measure to protect common firearms from new and restrictive regulations has been filed and we need your help to get it on the ballot. We will need 1000 signatures to get a “ballot title”. That is the first step. Then, after the expected court challenges we’ll need a lot more signatures to […]

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Firearms Protection Ballot Measure FIled.

07.24.18 A very carefully crafted ballot measure to protect firearms and firearms’ owners has been filed for 2020. Called “The Common Firearms Act” it is the product of a careful reading of previous firearms court decisions.  You can read the measure here. The language of the measure was created to diffuse as many of the […]

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Gun Confiscation Ballot Measure Dead

06.27.18 IP 43, the gun confiscation ballot measure is dead. Today the courts released their response to our challenge to the ballot title and agreed that the language in the title was misleading.  The hateful bigots who wrote this outrageous attack on the rights and freedom of Oregonians had hoped to exploit fear and ignorance […]

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One Down….

06.20.18 The backers of IP 44, the ballot measure that would eliminate virtually all firearms competitions and require you to keep all firearms you were not carrying locked up and useless for self defense for you and your family, appear to have thrown in the towel for now. Make no mistake, these haters of liberty […]

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Supreme Court Fast Tracks Second Anti-Rights Ballot Measure

06.18.18 In a very unusual move, the Oregon Supreme Court has certified the highly flawed ballot title for IP 44, the “lock up your self defense” measure, without even waiting for the Attorney General to defend her title language. Once again the Court has demonstrated it is in the tank for the anti-gunners. This is […]

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OFF FILES CHALLENGE TO IP 44

06.15.18 Yesterday, OFF filed a challenge to IP 44, the measure that would force you to lock up any firearm you are not actually carrying, require that you install a trigger lock before handing a firearm to another person, hold you liable for guns that were stolen from you and more. As you know from […]

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Oregon Courts Support Gun Confiscators

06.12.18 As you may know, the Oregon Supreme Court has fast tracked the challenges we filed against IP 43, the “firearms confiscation measure”, to benefit the supporters of gun theft. We believe the court has chosen to ignore Oregon statutes and has grossly bent the rules to accommodate the gun grabbers who filed a very […]

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Ballot Title Challenges Filed

06.08.18 Yesterday OFF attorneys filed two challenges to the ballot title for IP43, the “inter-hate” gun confiscation measure. Measure 43 would ban the purchase, sale or transfer of most modern rifles and shotguns, countless handguns and even some lever action rifles. Owners of the firearms would be required to submit to another background check to […]

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Gun Lockup Ballot Title Issued

06.01.18 Oregon’s Attorney General has released a “certified ballot title” for IP 44, the mandatory lock up ballot measure. While this measure has received less attention than IP43, it is still an extraordinarily broad and dangerous measure. Gun owners would be strictly liable for injuries caused by someone who stole their firearm for five years […]

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Gun Confiscation Ballot Measure Gets “Modified” Ballot Title

05.23.18 The Attorney General has submitted a “modified” ballot title for IP 43, the gun confiscation ballot measure drafted by liberal Portland “clergy” As you know, this ballot measure would outlaw a vast collection of firearms and ammunition magazines. Some of the banned guns would not even be the dreaded “semi-automatics” that have become the […]

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“Special” Session Starts Monday

05.20.18 A “special” session of the Oregon Legislature has been called by Governor Kate Brown against the wishes of most legislators. This session is being presented as an opportunity to “fix” a tax increase bill passed by Democrats and signed into law by Brown. By all accounts, the proposed “fix” will effect a tiny fraction […]

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