Defense
Distributed
  • Jul 27
    2018
  • Aug 1
    2018
  • Dec 5
    2018
  • Jan 3
    2019
  • Jan 15
    2019
  • Jan 17
    2019
  • Jan 31
    2019
  • Feb 6
    2019
  • Feb 18
    2019
  • Mar 12
    2019
  • Mar 19
    2019
  • Apr 16
    2019
July 27
2018
Defense Distributed relaunches DEFCAD after reaching a settlement agreement with the US Department of State, concluding a multi-year federal lawsuit. The age of the downloadable gun formally begins.
August 1
2018
Defense Distributed, after legally committing its files to the public domain through a license from the U.S. Department of State, has been ordered to shut down its DEFCAD file repository by a federal judge in the Western District of Washington.
December 5
2018
Temporary Restraining Order Motion against State of New Jersey. On December 4th, 2018, Defense Distributed filed an emergency motion in Texas for a temporary restraining order against the state of New Jersey in response to Senate Bill #2465... Read more.
January 3
2019
PI Hearing in Defense Distributed vs. Grewal. Our case against New Jersey’s insane new speech crime (SB 2465) proceeds with an order from the judge requiring both parties to attend, in person, a preliminary injunction hearing in Austin on January 15. Read more.
January 15
2019
Defense Distributed challenges New Jersey’s insane speech crimes law in a preliminary injunction hearing in Austin, Texas.
January 17
2019
January 15th Hearing. If his state’s public safety was of paramount concern, you’d think the attorney general of New Jersey would have made a personal appearance at a hearing where he was in fact ordered to appear. Read more.
January 31
2019
Texas DD v Grewal Dismissed. The 1983 action that DD brought this summer against those states and cities who tried to intimidate us into not posting our licensed files at DEFCAD has been dismissed in Texas. Read more.
February 6
2019
DD v Grewal II. When the states began attacking DEFCAD at the conclusion of five years of litigation in Defense Distributed v US State Dept., our founder said these politicians and statesmen were so eager to abridge the Second Amendment that they would take away the First. Read more.
February 18
2019
PI Hearing in DD v Grewal II. Last week DD and co-plaintiffs withdrew our TRO request in New Jersey federal court and pressed for a non-delayed preliminary injunction schedule. Read more.
March 12
2019
DD v Grewal Update. March 7th was a banner day for New Jersey’s abuse of power and process against us. Read more.
March 19
2019
DD v Grewal NJ Status. For the benefit of our members, we’d like to present the transcript of the status hearing that led to the present stay order in New Jersey against our many plaintiffs. Read more.
April 16
2019
DD v. Grewal (3d Cir.) – Appeal Update. As expected, Judge Thompson in New Jersey issued an order denying our motion for an injunction pending appeal. Read more.
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