NJ2AS filing complaint against Jersey City Police for several firearm law violations


Since 2016 NJ2AS has been investigating the Jersey City Police Department for violating New Jersey law and how applicants are required to apply for a firearm permit.

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Another NJ2AS Legal Victory! Victorious in Final Phase of OPRA Lawsuit!


Today, NJ2AS received Judge Hurd's order denying NJ's motion for summary judgement, granting NJ2AS' motion for summary judgement, and subsequently ordering the State of NJ to provide NJ2AS with unredacted copies of Attachments A, B and C to the 2005 New Jersey State Police Firearms Applicant Investigation Guide within 30 days.

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Breaking: Prosecutor and Chief Kunz Respond to NJ2AS' Complaint

NJ2AS has received a response from the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office regarding our formal complaint that the Jackson Township Police Department forces firearms permit applicants to undergo fingerprinting again if they have not been fingerprinted in the previous two years.  The short version of the response is that the act is wrong and unnecessary, but not illegal.  You can listen to the response by clicking on the video:

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4 Years After Carol Bowne Was Murdered, Gov. Murphy Makes it Harder For Women to Protect Themselves


Today marks exactly 4 years that Carol Bowne was murdered by her violent ex-boyfriend, Michael Eitel, while she waited frantically for her firearm permit to get "processed" by the Berlin, NJ, police department. Scared for her life she got a restraining order against her violent ex-boyfriend, but she knew that would not be enough.

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NJ2AS Delivers Victory for Jackson Township Residents! Is Your Town Next?


Last night we achieved our first victory in Operation Establish Compliance X and brought Jackson township into compliance with New Jersey law. This victory would not have happened without the support of NJ2AS members. 

Will you help us build momentum for our next victory? 

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Jackson Council meeting


At 7:30 p.m. NJ2AS President Alexander Roubian is speaking to the Jackson Town Council meeting to present the complaints we filed against Jackson Chief of Police Matthew Kunz and formally expose his unlawful requirements for residents seeking a firearm permit.


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Another "Common Sense Gun Law" Success Story: 10 Shot in Trenton Drive-By


NJ2AS Opinion

May 25, 2019

Two suspected gunmen opened fire outside of Ramoneros Liquor & Bar in Trenton, New Jersey. The gunmen fired over 30 shots that injured 10 people, all of whom are expected to recover.

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Complaint filed against Jackson Township Police Department for violating NJ firearm laws



Regardless of what anyone thinks about the Second Amendment, we should all agree that the job of law enforcement is to uphold and enforce the law. Many law enforcement officers do just that. Some, like Jackson Township Chief of Police Matthew Kunz, have decided to place their personal feelings and agenda above the law and the Constitution.

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BREAKING: NJ2AS filing complaints against police departments for violating firearm laws

In September of 2018, NJ2AS relaunched our signature initiative - Operation Establish Compliance X (OECX). We asked members to provide us tips on government agencies and police departments that were illegally adding additional requirements to the firearm application process, or unnecessarily adding excessive delays to the permit process.
The response was overwhelming.
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Attorney General Finally Responds to Supreme Court Conceal Carry Case


The Attorney General of New Jersey responded to the United States Supreme Court's demand to provide a response justifying New Jersey's draconian "justifiable need" requirement. NJ responded to the Supreme Court on the last day of the deadline about why they should not strike down New Jersey's may-issue laws. So far it is a hoot. Apparently NJ doesn’t completely ban carry because police officers and military members are allowed to carry WHILE ON DUTY.

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Comparing Second Amendment to dog licenses, Gov Murphy wants to increase taxes and fees on guns and ammo


During the Budget Address Governor Murphy announced his support to raise the cost of a firearm license and taxes on ammunition sales while comparing it to the cost of a dog license, claiming it is more expensive to get a dog license than a handgun permit.

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Gov Murphy to propose fee increase for firearm permits. Modern day poll tax?


A source close to the Murphy administration has confirmed with NJ2AS that he will be advocating to raise the cost of a firearm identification card to $300 and also raise the cost of a retired law enforcement conceal carry permit to $150. We expect this announcement to occur during his budget address Tuesday afternoon.

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Facing scandals and a drop in approval rating Gov. Murphy hosts “gun safety” meeting and announced Gun Control 2.0

Facing a drop in approval rating and internal scandals, Governor Murphy deflected by hosting a so-called “gun safety” roundtable. However, there was one major issue — there were no gun safety experts on the panel.
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Supreme Court has scheduled NJ carry case for conference on February 22nd


The case of Rogers VS Grewal, which challenges New Jersey’s de-facto ban on receiving a concealed carry permit, has been scheduled for a conference on February 22, 2019.

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Taken hostage, gang violence, robbery? A leading self-defense and firearm instructor advises how to react and survive.


New Jersey has been off to a great start for 2019. An individual catches someone breaking into his car and shoots him, an "unwanted (armed) visitor" gets shot by the homeowner, gang members decide to make their delinquent problems public and start shooting each other in a mall, and a deranged ex-boyfriend takes his ex-girlfriend hostage at work!

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Landlord Tells Harvard Student to Move Out Over Legally Owned Guns

By Stephen Gutowski | Washington Free Beacon


A Massachusetts landlord told a Harvard University graduate student that he wanted her to move out of her apartment because her legally owned firearms made some of her roommates uncomfortable.

"Since it's clear that Leyla wants to keep her firearms, it would be best for all parties if she finds another place to live," Dave Lewis, president of Avid Management, said in an email to the household obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

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Jeff Van Drew Lies


From its founding in 2010, NJ2AS enjoyed a pretty good relationship with Senator Jeff Van Drew.  We were disappointed with the lack of action on any improvements to NJ's perilous gun laws, but he had promised us that as long as Senator Sweeney was Senate President they would not pass any anti-gun bills, and up to that point, he had kept his word.

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Second Amendment activism like never before!

NJ2AS Giveaway Announced!


NJ2AS is happy to announce another giveaway. This month we will be giving away a Modern Materiel Modmat-15!

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NJ2AS and Modern Materiel proudly supporting event to heal PTSD and prevent veteran suicide

On average over 22 veterans commit suicide every day in America. NJ2AS did not hesitate when our sponsor, Modern Materiel, called us to ask if we would support an event that was dedicated to bringing awareness to the cause and helping veterans that struggle with depression and PTSD.


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