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  • December 19, 2014 | Comments
    BREAKING: Court Rules It’s Unconstitutional to Ban Former Mental Patients From Gun Ownership

    A federal appeals court seems to have ruled that people who have been committed to mental institutions in the past, even involuntarily, can still own firearms. According to Fox News: The three-judge panel of the Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled that a federal ban on gun ownership for those who have been committed to a mental institution violated the Second Amendment rights of 73-year-old Clifford... Read More »

  • December 18, 2014 | Comments
    CT Supreme Court Rules 2nd Amendment Covers, Knives and Batons

    It looks like the Connecticut Supreme Court made a ruling this week which should firm up Second Amendment rights in state that gravely needs all the firming it can get. In a decision that has most people saying "Duh," the court ruled that knives, dirks, daggers and batons are all protected by the 2nd Amendment of the Bill of Rights. Here's some excerpts of their decision [paragraph breaks added for readability]: This... Read More »

  • December 17, 2014 | Comments
    PBS Gun Control Poll Results – You Have to See These Numbers

    PBS probably wasn't expecting the poll numbers they got when they ran a recent poll on gun control. The question asked was: Would you support more restrictions on guns in your state? The choices were: Yes. Increased regulations on firearms are necessary to prevent another tragedy like the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary. No. Laws like this unnecessarily punish lawful gun owners and will do little to prevent... Read More »

  • December 15, 2014 | Comments
    BREAKING: Parents of Sandy Hook Victims Officially File Lawsuit Against Bushmaster

    Last week we reported that numerous families of Sandy Hook victims had taken the first steps required to sue Bushmaster, the maker of the rifle used in the attack on Sandy Hook by Adam Lanza. This morning a wrongful-death lawsuit was officially filed against several defendants. According to Reuters: The suit named gunmaker Bushmaster, a distributor and the local retailer that sold the weapon used by 20-year-old... Read More »

  • December 13, 2014 | Comments
    WE’RE WINNING: Poll Shows Support for Gun Rights at All Time High, Gun Control at All Time Low

    I've said it before and I'll say it again - we're winning. Despite the anti-gun slant of the national media and despite the fact that Democrats had a stranglehold on the federal government from 2008-2012, gun rights have held their own in most places in the country and have actually expanded in many other places (a few anti-gun strongholds aside). A recent Pew Research Poll shows that not only are laws consistently... Read More »

  • December 13, 2014 | Comments
    Former Ohio Law Enforcement Officer Convicted of Illegal Possession of a Machine Gun

    A former sheriff's deputy from Greene County, Ohio has been found guilty of knowingly illegally acquiring and possessing a machine gun. Maj. Eric Spicer was arrested in April and accused of using forged documents to obtain a post-1986 manufactured machine gun from a firearms dealer in New York state. The gun in question was a select fire Heckler & Koch HK416. Spicer was fired from his position after he was involved... Read More »

  • December 13, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Larry Vickers Tests if “Over Lubrication” is a Real Thing

    Is over lubricating your firearm the issue that some people make it out be? Larry Vickers wanted to test it out first hand. Step 1: Motor oil + guns = a whole bunch of lubrication. Step 2: Load em up. Oh yeah, that one's lubed. Step 3: Shoot em successfully and get covered in oil in the process.

  • December 12, 2014 | Comments
    Federal Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed in GA on Behalf of Man Who Was Forced to Remove NRA Hat to Vote

    ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - December 09, 2014) - Southeastern Legal Foundation today filed a civil rights lawsuit in U.S. District Court, Northern District, Atlanta based on the actions of elections officials in executing alleged "policy" by forbidding Douglas County, GA resident Bundy Cobb from wearing his National Rifle Association (NRA) Instructor hat to vote. (Bundy Cobb v. Douglas County, Georgia, et al., Case No.... Read More »

  • December 12, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Piers Morgan Admits He Handled the Issue of Gun Control Poorly

    In a somewhat surprising interview, Piers Morgan agreed to sit down with Fox News' Megyn Kelly earlier this week. Of course, during the course of the interview the issue of guns came up and Morgan surprisingly admitted he may have gone about his anti-gun banter all wrong. "I think I became too aggressive. I think I didn't listen to the other side as much as I should have done. I think there is a culture of gun ownership... Read More »

  • December 12, 2014 | Comments
    Georgia Gun Range Gets “Decked Out” – Will Offer Holiday Photos With an Armed Santa

    If you live in the Sandy Springs, Georgia are then you can get your photo taken with Santa as well as a gun tomorrow at the Sandy Spring Gun Club and Range. According to the NY Daily News: "Any time we have an opportunity to do something fun with our patrons and give back to the community ... any time we can combine the two, we get really excited," the range's co-owner Robyn Marzullo told the Daily News. The... Read More »