Posts Tagged ‘BATFE’

Greeley PD, BATFE sued for raid at wrong address

by Matt Lacy —     A Greeley woman whose son still suffers nightmares and flashbacks after law-enforcement officials burst into their home without a warrant and pointed multiple weapons on him has filed a lawsuit against the police department and the  Bureau of Alcohol, tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.   On June 15, 2010, officers […]

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Secret ATF program to sell guns to Mexico backfires

By Mike Bauman Senator Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, has sent a letter to BATFE Director, Kenneth Melton, decrying the contents of an email Grassley obtained in which the ATF told its employees that they are not under any obligation to answer questions from Congress and that any such questions should be directed to a specific office. […]

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River of Guns Flowing to Mexico… from the ATF?

By Mike Bauman Mexican President Felipe Calderon’s recent visit to the United States has refreshed the debate about the alleged “river of guns” that is flowing into Mexico from the United States.  Calderon has called for a renewal of the highly ineffective Clinton era assault weapons ban as a means of decreasing violence in his […]

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Brown sticks to his guns, claims Norton for gun control

By Jack Minor Jane Norton’s senate campaign recently responded to an email comparing her to Sarah Brady by saying its contents were “totally absurd.” The email was issued by the National Association for Gun Rights (NAGR). The email titled “What do Jane Norton and Sarah Brady have in common?” highlights Norton and her statements in […]

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