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California city first in US to mandate liability insurance for gun owners

3 monthes ago   |   By RT

The law passed by the city council is likely to be challenged in court on constitutionality grounds
The San Jose city council has passed a bill that will require gun owners to pay an annual fee and purchase liability insurance policies.
The piece of legislation was passed in two separate votes on Tuesday evening and became the first of its kind in a country where the right to own firearms is enshrined in the Constitution and ingrained in culture.
One councilwoman dissented on both items, saying that the bill may be unconstitutional. She predicted that it would not help reduce gun violence...
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San Jose Passes Nation's First Gun Liability Insurance Law-Here's What It Means

San Jose Passes Nation's First Gun Liability Insurance Law-Here's What It Means

3 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

Gun owners in San Jose may have to pay $25 per household and carry liability insurance to cover losses or damages from any “negligent or accidental use of the firearm.”
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