Interfaith leaders plan prayer vigil, call for peace before Richmond gun-rights rally  WTVR CBS 6 News

Charlottesville Banned These Far-Right Activists, but They're Bringing Their Guns to Richmond  The Daily Beast

Media Editors: Monday News Executive Summary  Patriot Post

Virginia Governor Sets a Trap for Lobby Day, 20 January, 2020  AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

A Changed Dynamic  Richmond magazine

Northam administration outlines gun control measures it backs including assault weapons ban with permits for existing owners  Roanoke Times

Gun rights restored for man involved in 1998 shooting  The Winchester Star

DeSantis, state GOP notch win in voting rights case — Fried roasts DeSantis over bid to control two agencies — FBI promises to divulge election hacks  Politico

OUR VIEW: How many guns does it take ’til we know?  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Lawyers v. Raccoons, Part II  Courthouse News Service

Pennsylvania AG Targets Partially-Manufactured Receivers, Gun Owners  NRA ILA

News to know for Jan. 16: Shots fired into home; Richmond water main break; Northam declares temporary emergen  WWBT NBC12 News

New Iowa House Speaker Talks 2020 Legislative Priorities  Iowa Public Radio

Public weighs in on governor's budget proposal - The Suffolk News-Herald  Suffolk News-Herald

The Complicated Collision of Criminal Justice Reform and Gun Rights  The Trace

CITIZEN GREEN: Guns are at the heart of our multiple culture wars  Triad City Beat

Iowa man applies to have gun rights restored, charged for illegally possessing firearms  KCRG

Are red-flag laws ripe for abuse? | My View  Santa Fe New Mexican

Some Lobby/Advocacy Efforts This Coming Monday, MLK Day 2020, in Richmond  Blue Virginia

Council updated on legislative priorities for General Assembly session  Alexandria Times

His gun rights were restored in Virginia after serving a sentence. Now he can't buy a gun in Wisconsin  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Video: Virginia Gov. Northam Proposes New Gun Laws  Patriot Post

Forsman asks courts to restore gun rights, again - All Politics is Local  The Columbian

Falsely Accused Florida Man Has Gun Rights Restored  AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

Martin Luther King Day Roundtable: What's In Your Black Justice Toolkit?  Autostraddle

Political Editors: VA Dems Target Shooting Ranges  Patriot Post

Blacksburg lawyer unsuccessful in third attempt to regain gun rights  Roanoke Times

Ross wants gun rights for felons, yes to Confederate statues  Village News Online

Tennesseans Face Long Odds to Regain Voting Rights After Prison  The Marshall Project

Daily Bulletin: A Popular Gun World Duo Breaks With the NRA  The Trace

The waiting game for rights restoration — A military officer did what at Mar-a-Lago? — Visit Florida is back — An awful Florida prisons story  Politico

Media Editors: Video: Texans React to Dumb Gun Quotes  Patriot Post

DeSantis: Non-violent felons should get more than just voting rights restored  Miami Herald

Royalists pine for days of empire in Bolsonaro’s Brazil  Los Angeles Times

FPC Supreme Court Brief: Non-Violent Felons Have Second Amendment Rights  AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

Veteran seeking restoration of gun rights gets support from Second Amendment PAC  PennLive

What should Pennsylvania do about guns and suicide?  Pennsylvania Capital-Star

Editorial Roundup:  Miami Herald

Ex-felons could lose their right to vote in Florida. Here’s why:  Los Angeles Times

Challenge to Floridas clemency system could be moot  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Virginia's voluntary background checks for gun sales are almost never used: 1 man has been charged  Roanoke Times

Amendment 4 in Florida restored voting rights to felons. Now that's back in doubt.

Police Officers Accused of Domestic Violence Can Plead Down Charges — and Keep Their Guns  Voice of San Diego

Bay Area man, committed to psych ward as teen, sues to own guns  The Mercury News

State Supreme Court overturns ruling on felon pistol license  Seattle Times

Second Amendment rally held at Capitol for first day of 'permitless carry'  KOKH FOX25

Mwangi Vasser got a pardon from Gov. Tony Evers. But Georgia won’t accept it.

Judge denies restoration of gun rights to man who has 1976 misdemeanor conviction  PennLive

Governor Northam announces civil rights restored to over 10,000 Virginians  WTKR News 3

Virginia governor says he's restored civil rights to 22K felons  WHSV

Beshear says he will sign order Thursday restoring voting rights of 100,000+ felons  Lexington Herald Leader

Ruling Clarifies That Some White-Collar Felons Can Possess A Firearm  Forbes

Restoring Gun Rights to FelonsRestoring Gun Rights to Felons  New York Times

New Florida bill could help those with convictions restore voting and gun rights  Florida Times-Union

Militias, conservative activists rally in Washington  Reuters

Federal Judge: Florida Can't Block Felons From Regaining Voting Rights For Inability to Pay Fines  Reason

U.S. top court deals setback to gun control advocates on felon ban  Reuters

State Supreme Court clarifies when felons can regain gun rights  Q13 News Seattle

Gun ban for domestic abusers fails  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Florida judge questions constitutionality of Amendment 4, restoration of rights could be threatened  Orlando Weekly

Governor Cuomo proposes “robust and aggressive” agenda for 2020  Legislative Gazette

Publisher of Loudoun news website arrested on wire fraud, gun charges  Washington Post

In Virginia, felon voting rights mean simpler path to gun ownership  Washington Post

As many call for tighter gun laws, Texas set to loosen up  NBC News

Answers to Common Questions About "Red Flag" Gun Laws

New Kentucky Governor Restores Voting Rights to 140000 Nonviolent Felons  Reason

Felons Finding It Easy to Regain Gun Rights  New York Times

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear plans to restore voting rights to 100,000 convicted felons  CBS News

House passes bill to restore key parts of Voting Rights Act  PBS NewsHour

Lawsuit seeks to restore voting rights to North Carolinians with felonies, strike down 'Jim Crow era' law

A Voting-Rights Debate Reveals Why Democrats Keep Losing  The Atlantic

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to reject 2nd Amendment claim by men who lost gun rights over nonviol  Los Angeles Times

Nonviolent Felons Shouldn't Lose Their Second Amendment Rights  Cato Institute

Florida's voting rights battle heads to court — Guess who's back in Tallahassee? The FBI — Want to text and drive? Go somewhere else  Politico

Northam announces voting rights restoration to 10K convicted felons  WHSV

Opinion: What the gun lobby gets wrong about the 2nd Amendment  Los Angeles Times

Florida felon voting rights restoration mess threatens 2020 election  Washington Times

Judge restores gun rights to convicted felons | Nvdaily |  Northern Virginia Daily

Tuesdays with Tillis group asks for Voting Rights Act restoration on 54th anniversary  The Progressive Pulse

Here is every new gun law in the U.S. since the Parkland shooting  Tampa Bay Times

Former Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe aims to unseat Democratic prosecutor who opposed him on felon rights  Washington Post

Frederick/Winchester deputy clerk seeks Warren court post  Northern Virginia Daily

New Bill Would Allow Florida Felons to Own Guns  NBC 6 South Florida

Clemency cash could ease backlog  WJXT News4JAX

Nikki Fried calls on Florida's Republican-dominated cabinet to 'do our jobs' and restore felons' civil rights  Orlando Weekly

Are Republicans trying to allow convicted felons to own guns?  PolitiFact

Battle over ex-felon voting rights heads to court — Gruters MIA? — It's not a real request sayeth Sen. Rubio — Michael's anniversary  Politico

Montgomery County lawyer again denied restoration of gun rights  Roanoke Times

States Passed Record 94 'Restoration' Laws So Far This Year  Crime Report

Gillespie goes after Northam with TV ad on felon rights restoration  The Washington Post

Texas Votes to Repeal Weapons Bans, Restore 2A Rights to Access Clubs and Knucks  AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

In federal hearing, judge appears skeptical of Florida's new felon-voting restoration system  Florida Phoenix

Florida restored voting rights to former felons. Now the GOP wants to thwart reform.  The Washington Post

Restoring your gun rights after a felony can be simpler than you think  WDBJ7

Part III: The Current State of Laws Regarding Mental Illness and Guns

FPC Announces Another Gun Rights Victory in Federal Court  AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

DeSantis joins ACLU in asking whether Florida’s ex-felon voting law is constitutional  Miami Herald

Manslaughter trial puts Florida's gun laws back in the spotlight — Trump's naval blockade obsession — R.I.P. Gus Barreiro — Epstein's final moments  Politico

If Reynolds really wants to restore felon voting rights, she should sign an executive order  Des Moines Register

Bill would restore voting, firearm rights to Iowa's felons  Des Moines Register