North Carolina bill seeks to shorten felons' wait to restore gun rights  The Center Square

Virginia Senate rejects gun control bill amendments  WSLS 10

Senate rejects gun control bill amendments | State |

DC update: New developments on voting rights, minimum wage, gun violence

US Supreme Court turns away firearms cases  JURIST

Civil rights restored to more than 69,000 Virginians  WDBJ7

Florida could reinstate felons' right to bear arms under proposed bill  Orlando Weekly

Should felons who have turned their lives around be able to own guns?  Deseret News

Virginia Becomes a Voting Rights Bastion  The New York Times

Groups plan effort for Mississippi voting rights restoration  Daily Herald

Bill to suspend gun rights for domestic assault convictions passes in Virginia  8News

Know Your Rights: What to do when pulled over by police, approached by ICE, felon voting restoration  Yahoo News

Justices Urged To Restore Tax Felon's 2nd Amendment Rights  Law360

Woman sues federal government, Utah to regain gun rights amid push for redemption  The Spectrum

Puente Movement seeks to restore rights to formerly incarcerated people in Arizona  Downtown Devil

Biden Prepares to Take on Gun Violence in Wake of Back-to-Back Shootings  The New York Times

Connecticut advocates call for expanding voting rights for parolees and permanently allowing absentee ballot drop boxes outside town halls  Hartford Courant

Sen. Dick Durbin asks Supreme Court nominee Barrett if she places restoring gun rights to felons above restoring voting rights  Chicago Tribune

Kansas: House Concurs on Senate Amendments to Pro-Gun Bills, Sending them to the Governor  NRA ILA

Florida Streamlines Rights Restoration for Felons  NBC 6 South Florida

Catching Up: Man whose Wisconsin pardon was rejected in Georgia gets gun rights restored

The road to restoration: reclaiming your rights as a once-convicted felon  Truth Be Told

A quirky ‘yield to pedestrians’ sign on Brookland Park Boulevard is serving as an experiment in driver behavior

A gun rights decision provides a preview of the justice Amy Coney Barrett might be, both liberals and conservatives agree  The Washington Post

Sen. Perry files bill to grant full restoration of civil rights to non-violent offenders  WCJB

Weapons Disability In Ohio: When You Cannot Have A Gun Blog

Hoosier gun rights are fully restored following felony record expungement, attorney general says

AG opinion: Indiana gun rights restored after expungements  Indiana Lawyer

Federal Lawsuit Seeks to Restore Individuals' Firearms Rights in State of California  GlobeNewswire

Rep. Andrew Clyde's Big Idea: Restore Second Amendment and eliminate all taxes on firearms  Fox News

Heller's Sad Bar Mitzvah –  Reason

Seeking gun rights back, Iowa farmer gets arrested instead  Des Moines Register

Afternoon Briefs: Iowa governor lifts ex-felon voting ban; gun licensing challenge reinstated  ABA Journal

Roscoe Dixon, influential Memphis lawmaker stung by Tennessee Waltz, dies at 71  Commercial Appeal

In Washington, Policy Revolves Around Joe Manchin. He Likes It That Way.  The New York Times

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

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

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

Florida House Passes School Safety Bill Remembering Parkland School Massacre As ‘911 Call To This State’  CBS Miami

Richmond health district moves into phase 2, all people 16 and older now eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Iowa Lawmakers Send Felon Voting, Cannabis, Gun Proposals To Governor  Iowa Public Radio

‘This verdict is a step.’ Chauvin case stirs strong emotions for Missouri’s Cleaver, Bush  Kansas City Star

As of April 18th Anyone 16+ Eligible for Covid-19 Vaccine

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

Restoring Gun Rights to Felons  New York Times

Amy Coney Barrett Wants Felons to Have Guns, but Not Votes  The New Republic

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

12 years after felony conviction, man convinces Deschutes judge to restore gun rights  Bend Bulletin

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

Marijuana possession and cultivation could be legal by July

Felons Finding It Easy to Regain Gun Rights (Published 2011)  New York Times

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

Kroger donates $250K to Feed More for new donation center

Sunburn — The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics — 4.23.21  Florida Politics

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

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

Montgomery County lawyer again denied restoration of gun rights  Roanoke Times

Florida denies full pardon to Amendment 4 advocate Desmond Meade  Tampa Bay Times

Three resort casino proposals advance to next phase of selection process

Texas law prohibits domestic abusers with protective orders from having guns. What happens after? Not much.

New law will restore gun rights for some Virginia felons  The Daily Progress

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

Kentucky restored voting rights to 178,000 with felonies. That's not far enough, advocates say  Courier Journal

Chesterfield man among first to be convicted under new Va. law that boosts penalty for leaving gun near child

State Supreme Court clarifies when felons can regain gun rights  Q13 FOX

Richmond to install five parklets adjacent to local businesses

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

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

Richmond BizSense Reporting VCU Will Soon Have Got Dumplings

Iowa shortens application for pardon, restoring firearm rights

Panel calls for ‘paradigm shift’ in Virginia school-to-prison pipeline

Congress Tries Again To Restore Gun Rights To Veterans With Caretakers  Task & Purpose

Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Agreement To Continue Work On Key Reservoir Aiding In Everglades Restoration  Yahoo News

A National Policy Blueprint To End White Supremacist Violence  Center For American Progress

In push for overhaul in Florida elections, Senate Republicans ease up and create new controversy  Tampa Bay Times

In 2018, Florida enfranchised former felons. They’re still fighting for the right to vote.  The Washington Post

Free Krispy Kreme Donut with Covid-19 Vaccination Card

Judge Barrett Picks Second Amendment Case as Her “Most Significant” Ruling  NRA ILA

Why restoring voting rights to former felons is "one of the key civil right issues of our time"  CNBC

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

Jeff Brandes amendment would give felons gun rights  Florida Politics

Judge who suffered from depression has gun rights restored after Tri-Cities hearing  Tri-City Herald

What the Supreme Court's Latest Second Amendment Ruling Means for Future Cases

Ex-felons petition for gun rights with help of Billings lawyer  Billings Gazette

State Supreme Court overturns ruling on felon pistol license  Seattle Times

Court: Minnesota man can't have gun permit, despite domestic violence expungement  St. Cloud Times

More People With Felony Convictions Can Vote, but Roadblocks Remain  The Pew Charitable Trusts

North Dakota lawmakers look to beef up gun restoration laws  The Seattle Times

Can a Felon Own a Gun in Ohio?  Legal Reader

Oklahoma: Full Slate of Pro-Gun Bills on the Docket in the Legislature  NRA ILA

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

California Says Residents With Vacated Out-of-State Convictions May Not Own Guns  Reason

House votes to ensure gun restoration rights | TheHill  The Hill

'Justice was served': Polk County leaders react to verdict in George Floyd murder case  The Ledger

Restoring the right to bear arms  Yakima Herald-Republic

MO bill would return gun rights to felons - KFVS - KFVS  KFVS

Eli Jones and Stephanie Metherall column: Rights restoration: Giving Virginia and its citizens a second chance

NRA lecture details ways to circumvent restrictions on buying guns  The Guardian

No One Is a Villain in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier  MovieWeb

VERIFY: Can a felon legally have a gun in Texas?  KHOU