Your Knife Rights

Introduce Young People To Knives

The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) presents a series of informative articles appearing on the organization's website,, and presenting various aspects of the knife owner's experience.

Judge Throws Out Motions in NYC Lawsuit

  In a serious blow to the attempts by New York City and NYC District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. to derail Knife Rights’ federal civil rights lawsuit against them, U.S. District Judge Barbara S. Jones on September 10 denied their motions for judgment on the pleadings and to dismiss the case.     The ruling...

Judge Allows Victimized Retailer to Join NYC Lawsuit!

Federal Magistrate Judge Ronald Ellis has granted Knife Rights’ motion to amend its federal civil rights lawsuit against New York City and District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr.,  adding as plaintiffs New York knife retailer Native Leather and Knife Rights Foundation. Native Leather was one of the retailers originally targeted by Vance on charges of...