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American Sniper killer wants new trial location

January 28, 2015

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The attorneys of Eddie Ray Routh, the man who shot and killed American Sniper Chris Kyle, are requesting a change in trial location based on the movie’s success and the impact it will have on a fair trial. I’m not quite sure where exactly he wants the trial moved to since the movie is breaking […]

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Man arrested after tackling legal permit holder for carrying a gun

January 22, 2015

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You may have heard that a man in Florida, Clarence Daniels, who was legally carrying a concealed weapon was attacked by Michael Foster who spotted his gun, then followed him into a Walmart store where he attacked him. While he was attacking him he yelled “This man has a gun” to which Daniels responded that he had […]

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SHOT Show Industry Day at the Range Part 1

January 21, 2015

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I had the opportunity to attend the SHOT Show Industry Day at the Range  this year and try out some of the new products being showcased. Now you can’t tell a whole lot about a gun with five or ten shots, but you can get your hands on it and get some initial impressions. The event is […]

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Former police officer shoots finger off in gun store

January 14, 2015

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A former Glasgow police officer in Kentucky, Darrell Smith was checking out a .380 pistol at a gun store when he unintentionally discharged a live round and shot off his finger.  There is so much wrong with this situation it’s hard to believe. The police officer neglected to check the weapon to make sure it […]

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Better to be judged by 12 than carried by 6…but it’s best to walk away free

October 10, 2014

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Earlier this week a homeowner in Florida fought off 3 home invaders killing two and wounding a third. After police arrived at the scene they searched the homeowners home and found marijuana and arrested the homeowner on drug related charges. In what now appears to be a drug deal turned home invasion,the old adage “Better […]

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No Knock Raid Turns Deadly: For Police

September 19, 2014

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I’ve written my thoughts on the subject before (here), but I believe that no-knock raids by the police have to almost completely be done away with. Except for rare and very dangerous situations they need to be gone.  Why? As was recently shown, police often can and do raid the wrong house or raid a […]

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Roadtrip: Tips for Traveling With a Firearm

August 15, 2014

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Recently I completed a 5,000 mile road trip with my family traveling through 18 states over the course of a month. I took three handguns with me on my trip. One was my standard concealed carry handgun, one was another defensive firearm, and the other was for for hitting the range during my trip. As […]

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Should gun owners move to gun friendly states?

February 27, 2014

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Should gun owners move to more gun friendly states?

Recently we’ve seen a significant amount of gun and gun accessory manufacturers leaving less gun-friendly states in order to re-locate in a more gun-friendly location. Magpul continually warned state politicians that they would leave if Colorado enacted a high-capacity magazine ban, which Colorado proceeded to do. Now Magpul is following through on their promise by […]

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SHOT Show 2014 (Infographic)

January 6, 2014

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SHOT Show 2014

Here’s a little infographic to get you excited for SHOT Show 2014. Whether or not you are going, you’ll benefit from all the new products being announced. We’re excited for the show!   Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually.  

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