https://www.nraila.org/legal-legislation/ DAILY ALERT FOR Friday, January 23, 2015 LEGAL & LEGISLATION Hawaii: 2015 Legislative Session is Now Underway Yesterday, the Hawaii Legislature began its 2015 session. The NRA will continue this year to fight any attack against your Second Amendment rights while continuing to help advance pro-gun and pro-hunting reforms in Honolulu. LEGAL & LEGISLATION Vermont: Bloomberg and Out-of-State Anti-Gun Forces Target Vermont We knew this day was coming. After dumping millions of dollars into the ballot initiative in Washington State, national anti-gun interests have now set their sights on Vermont. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Kansas to consider respecting Right-to-Carry without a permit Kansas legislators are likely to consider allowing people to carry concealed firearms without requiring a state permit.Twenty-six of the Kansas Senate's 40 members introduced a bill Wednesday to end the permitting requirement. The lead sponsor is Majority Leader and Nickerson Republican Terry Bruce. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS N.D. considers bill to allow firearms in more public places North Dakota lawmakers are slated to consider legislation that would allow concealed carry permit holders to pack guns at more public places. THE SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE Women buying guns more than ever The report showed that women more and more are getting into shooting activities such as practical pistol, clay target, long-range and general plinking. TOWN HALL Self-Defense Still Reigns as Number One Reason Women Purchase Their First Firearm According to a new report released by the National Shooting Sports Foundation at the 2015 SHOT Show, self-defense still remains the number one reason why women purchase their first firearm. Home-defense comes in second. FOX NEWS Kid Rock under fire for posing with dead cougar Kid Rock came under fire from fans and animal rights groups for posing for a picture on Facebook with a cougar he presumably killed on a hunting trip.