Welcome to ProGunLeaders.org
a project of the
Montana Shooting Sports Association
The following items are
available from this site:
Candidate Grades and Endorsements
MSSA assessment - 2012 Republican
Primary Governor race
MSSA 2012 Candidate
MSSA amicus brief in US v.
MSSA Questions about FWP sheep
"sting" operation, and FWP's response.
brief to the USSC in re the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)
MSSA 2010 Legislative Candidate Questionnaire
Freedom Act" - Montana leads; many states
Sheriffs First (or no
more Wacos). This bill would make
it a state crime for a federal officer to arrest,
search, or seize in Montana without first getting the
written permission of the elected county sheriff of
the county in which the action is to take place.
Locally-elected sheriffs are accountable to the people
and are supposed to the the chief law enforcement
officer of the county, bar none. This bill puts
teeth into the expectation that federal agents must
operate with the approval of the sheriff, or not at
all. There are exceptions for "hot pursuit",
customs and border patrol, corrupt sheriffs, and more.
Candidate Questionnaire. A candidate questionnaire
that local folks may apply to sheriff candidates.
Department Draft Policy to protect firearm possession in
the Sheriff's county.
and unusual" weapons. An analysis of the use of
this phrase from the Heller
decision, and as applied to U.S.
The Montana take on the "collective rights" position in the D.C. v. Heller case
before the U.S. Supreme Court.
White House Conference on North American
Wildlife Policy, Reno, Nevada, October 2008.
MSSA 2008 Candidate Grades and Endorsements.
A analysis of issues concerning firearms on Montana
Correspondence with Montana State University over their
proposed campus guns policy revision.
MSSA's gun safety program for kids.
Bills. Ideas that may some day pass the
Shooting Ranges. All about Montana
shooting ranges, range construction, liability and range
Right to Bear Arms. Article II, Section
12, and MUCH MORE.
Legislative Process. All about how a
bill becomes a law, and how to influence that process.
All about precision rifle matches near Potomac, Montana.
The Montana/feds "Cooperative Wolf
Management Agreement" and DFWP wolf kill permit.
range funding, 2007. Shennagins
by FWP concerning shooting range funding in the 2007 Special
A letter to the Montana Attorney General warning about cops who
disarm citizens upon traffic stops.
An open letter to Montana law enforcement officers about
encounters with citizens carrying firearms.
with the BATFE re the requirement for a "residence address" to
purchase a firearm from a licensed dealer.
V. Montana. Legal documents in MSSA's
lawsuit over SSNs required to hunt and fish.
Legal documents for MSSA's lawsuit against FWP concerning
holster design contest for Students for Campus Concealed Carry
empty holster protest - homemade holsters from common materials.
Question. Critical RKBA question for U.S.
Senate candidates from Montana.
An unfinished study about rifle recoil reduction.
Beanbag. How to make/load shotgun
beanbag rounds for less-than-lethal "adversity training" of bears
and other wild critters.
Cannon. Toys for big boys in Montana.