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  • August 27, 2014 | Comments
    Should Parents Allow Young Children to Shoot Full Auto? Two Uzi Deaths by Young Children…

    Should young children (we're talking pre-teens here), be allowed to shoot fully automatic weapons (we're talking actual machine guns here)? This question is brought about by a recent incident in which a 9 year old girl shot and killed her shooting instructor while her parents watched when she was firing a fully automatic Uzi on a controlled firing range. According to a press release by the Mohave County Sheriff's Office, Mohave... Read More »

  • August 26, 2014 | Comments
    BREAKING: Federal Judge Rules City’s Ban on Guns Bar Parking Lots is Unconstitutional

    Gun rights have been crushing federal court cases recently. Just last week a federal judge ordered the Department of Justice to turn over all documents related to the ATF's Fast & Furious operation, and just yesterday a federal judge ruled that aspects of California's 10 day waiting period were unconstitutional. Today, we have yet another victory in Louisiana where a federal judge has ruled that a local Baton Rouge... Read More »

  • August 26, 2014 | Comments
    BREAKING: Bill Gates Donates $1 Million to Gun Control Campaign

    Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have donated a total of $1 million to a campaign attempting to get Initiative 594 passed in Washington State. Initiative 594 is a "universal background check" initiative that would require background checks on private gun sales. Currently in Washington State, as in most states in the country, no background check is required when a gun transaction occurs between two individuals. The... Read More »

  • August 24, 2014 | Comments
    Norman Reedus, From Boondock Saints and Walking Dead – No “Reason to Have ‘Automatic Weapons’ at All”

    Well, not gonna lie, this one makes me sad to write up. Also, this news is a little older, but it never really got much attention in the gun community from what I can tell. Norman Reedus, who is best known for the roles of Murphy McManus in Boondock Saints series and currently Daryl Dixon on the Walking Dead, allegedly made a couple of anti-gun statements during interviews in 2013 following the Sandy Hook shooting. According... Read More »

  • August 23, 2014 | Comments
    California Lawmakers Approve Mental Health Gun Confiscation Bill and Ammunition Background Check Bill

    Well, it looks like California lawmakers are making a last minute push to pass some new gun control laws in the Golden State. On Friday afternoon, lawmakers in both the Assembly and Senate acted on gun control measures which would further infringe on the rights of law abiding gun owners. According to KCRA, The Senate unanimously passed SB505 by Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson, D-Santa Barbara. It would require officers... Read More »

  • August 22, 2014 | Comments
    New York Might Soon Start Treating Gun Offenders the Same as Sex Offenders With Notification System

    Everyone know that certain sex offenders have to notify their neighbors about their past and they can be located in readily available in online databases. However, it's looking like New York City is set to apply the same type of behavior to gun offenders. According to DNA Info New York, New Yorkers could receive an alert whenever a new gun offender moves into their neighborhood if a bill being introduced in the... Read More »

  • August 22, 2014 | Comments
    BREAKING: Washington DC Will Appeal Carry Case

    Emily Miller is reporting that Washington DC will appeal the Palmer case. The case is considered a landmark case in our nation's capital. A federal judge has ruled that the District's complete ban on carry outside of the home is unconstitutional. Last month, for about 48 hours, DC Metro Police announced they would cease enforcing the District’s carry laws. Some people posted videos and photos of themselves legally... Read More »

  • August 22, 2014 | Comments
    Huffington Post Writer, UCLA Law Professor Blames Ferguson Violence on Number of Guns in US

    A reporter at the Huffington Post (the same publication that the guy who thought earplugs were rubber bullets comes from) is blaming the entire Ferguson, Missouri situation on the fact that there are a lot of legally owned guns in the United States. Let's look at a small excerpt of the comments made by Adam Winkler, who is, by the way, a professor of law at UCLA. The problems of racial harassment and police militarization... Read More »

  • August 21, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] CNN Reporter Don Lemon Shows How Ignorant He is About Guns During Ferguson Coverage

    Wow, I thought for the most part the media has learned the different between automatic and semi-automatic firearms, but it looks like CNN is still iffy on those definitions. Ben Ferguson and Don Lemon got into over that definition on the air during a report from Ferguson. “The gun law says that you and I can’t just go out and buy an automatic weapon, so let’s deal with the facts here,” Ferguson said. “A... Read More »