More via the Guardian:
The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court in California ruled Thursday that a
rigorous “good cause” requirement when applying for a concealed
carry permit was too strict and violated Second Amendment rights.
The power to issue concealed carry permits to gun owners falls to
each individual county in California and...
A Tampa, Florida police captain exclaimed ‘I can’t believe what
I’ve done’ after fatally shooting a fellow moviegoer because he was
texting, a witness said.
Alan Hamilton, a Sumter County cop, was inside the West Chapel
screening of Lone Survivor and watched as 71-year-old police
officer Curtis Reeves shot dead 43-year-old...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A federal judge upheld Connecticut’s gun control law on Thursday, saying the sweeping measure is constitutional even as he acknowledged the Second Amendment rights of gun owners who sued to block it.
via Houston Chronicle.
An 18-year-old who accidentally shot dead his friend while he had been drinking on a hunting trip has escaped jail after agreeing to become an advocate for gun safety.
via Michael Bryce Underwood | Mail Online.
Who needs entertainment when you have a political agenda?
Harvey Weinstein said that
he and Meryl Streep, his frequent star, will be working on a movie
that lampoons the NRA and the gun industry
- Mega-producer revealed his plans to make a film to help battle
the gun industry and the NRA
- Said it...
So stupid it hurts….
During a November 2013 episode of the National Geographic
Channel TV show “Doomsday Preppers,” Tyler Smith described his
plans to commit armed robbery and was filmed loading and firing two
rifles on his property in Buckley, Pierce County.
Though he may claim he was preparing for doomsday,...
Startling discovery: An
upstate New York mother and daughter renting the Nissan Rogue only
hours after Lauren Tannehill found the gun and snapped this
I’m tempted to post a pic of Lauren Tannehill at top, as she’s
far more attractive than the gun but the gun is the story
Don’t look at me. I wasn’t there to see it. Thank God!!
Jennifer McCarthy, 48, was arrested and held at the Santa Fe
County jail in New Mexico on a charge of aggravated assault on a
household member. She has since been released on $5,000 bail.
According to a police statement...
Bloomberg’s pushing gun control has hurt Dems in some cases. Is
he relenting under pressure?
After donating $2.5 million to the Democratic Senate Majority
PAC, America’s favorite
Democrat-turned-Republican-turned-independent, former New York City
mayor Mike Bloomberg, is signaling that his great crusade against
guns is running out of steam.
At Democrats’ Request,...
As I noted in the wake of
Woolwich, the fact that there are special gun
police and the average cop doesn’t carry isn’t too assuring.
And even then, there’s no substitute for being able to defend
yourself. The monarchy didn’t see fit to extend that right to the
Now, why on Earth would you need a gun as an American citizen when you have these fellows looking out for you? LOL
A New Jersey police officer with a history of disciplinary issues reportedly firebombed the home of his supervisor, authorities said. (more…)
A little ray of sunshine to brighten up one’s day.
County sheriffs have asked to join the federal lawsuit
challenging New York’s tough new gun restrictions, calling some
provisions vague and impossible to enforce fairly.
The New York State Sheriffs’ Association and five individual
sheriffs are asking U.S. District Judge William...
Because rights is a terrible thing to waste.
A group of Connecticut organizations that support gun rights, pistol permit holders and gun sellers filed a lawsuit in federal court Wednesday against Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and other state officials, arguing the state’s new gun control law violates their constitutional rights. (more…)
Time and again, Ed Markey of Massachusetts has
touted his alleged courage in ‘...
It’s beginning to look like snooping on reporters may be a
feature not a bug with the Obama administration, though it’s too
soon to draw any firm conclusions.
However, it does now seem as though the best reporter going on
all things Fast and Furious and Benghazi, Sharyl Attkisson,
Well, if lawyers from the PA governor’s office said it, it must be true, right? Below a list of five schools who quietly changed their gun policies based upon the advice.
Students on some of Pennsylvanias college campuses might be carrying more than books. (more…)
Just your average patriotic Americans willing to step up and do
their part — without being harassed by the IRS.
Okay, well, they are sure to be harassed by the IRS, now. But
that’s a different story.
As the “Great Ammunition Shortage” continues, police departments
across the country are struggling to supply their...
Colorado Democratic lawmakers who recently helped pass some of
the toughest gun-control laws in the country now face the political
backlash of recall efforts.
Two groups are targeting state Rep. Mike McLachlan and state
Sens. Angela Giron, Evie Hudak and John Morse.
The Democrat-controlled legislature passed bills that ban
magazines holding more...