Voice Your Opposition to AB 711

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AB 711 would make California the first state in the nation to prohibit the use of all lead ammunition for hunting. This bill’s next stop is the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, where it is expected to be brought up for a vote. We need a strong voice. Read More »

Lead Ammunition Ban Proponent with History of Misleading the Public Cannot Provide Sources to Back Claims on Condor Deaths

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The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) issued a dramatic press release on April 16, 2013, as part of its campaign to make it illegal to hunt with lead-based ammunition throughout the world.  The press release makes several specific claims.  First, it states unequivocally that the deaths of three specific California condors (Condors) were “definitively linked to lead Read More »

AB 711 Proponents Use Human Health Risk Scare Tactics to Circumvent California Fish and Game Commission Scrutiny on Hunters’ Use of Lead Ammunition

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Sacramento, CA – Grasping for a way to justify bypassing oversight by the California Fish & Game Commission (Commission) and to accelerate support in the legislature for a law that would impose a lead ammunition ban on all hunting in California (AB 711), lead ban proponents around the nation are now making the outrageous claim that Read More »

California Lead Ammunition Ban (AB711) Goes to Assembly Floor

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Source:  NRA-ILA Contact your state Assemblyman IMMEDIATELY Earlier this week, the California Assembly Appropriations Committee voted 11 to 5 to approve a proposed statewide lead ammunition ban for all hunting, Assembly Bill 711.  AB 711 would make California the first state in the nation to prohibit the use of all lead ammunition for hunting.  This bill now goes Read More »

Voice Your Opposition to AB 711–the Proposed California Lead Ammunition Ban

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We need your help NOW.  AB 711 is scheduled to be heard today by the Assembly Appropriations Committee.  It is crucial that you call and e-mail members of the Assembly Appropriations Committee respectfully urging them to OPPOSE this egregious anti-lead ammunition and anti-hunting bill.  You should also read the recent NRA-ILA alert regarding Hunt for Truth and AB 711. Read More »

California: Get the Truth About the Proposed California Lead Ammunition Ban (AB 711) and the Misguided Campaign to Pass it

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Source:  NRA-ILA   Assembly Bill 711 is scheduled to be heard by the Assembly Appropriations Committee on Wednesday, May 8.  It is crucial that you call AND e-mail members of the Assembly Appropriations Committee and your Assemblyman respectfully urging them to OPPOSE this egregious anti-hunting bill.  Contact information for members of the Assembly Appropriations Committee can Read More »

Rebuttal to the Audubon Society’s Support for the Proposed Statewide Lead Ammunition Ban (AB 711) for Hunting in California

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California — The following is an excerpt of The Audubon Society’s “Facts Sheet” recently published in support of AB 711, and HuntForTruth.org’s response to “Their” alleged facts. Their “Myth” – The 2007 ban on the use of lead ammunition in the range of the California condor hasn’t worked, despite high levels of compliance among hunters. Read More »

CBD’s Recent Anti-Lead Ammunition Press Release Is Short on Facts to Support its Science

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In a press release issued by the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) on April 16, 2013, CBD makes the claim that the deaths of three California condors in the Arizona condor flock were “definitively linked to lead poisoning from ingesting spent lead ammunition fragments in carrion[.]”  The press release goes on to state that more Read More »