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Minnesota Double Murder Trial Shows Importance Of “Shooting To Stop the Threat” Over “Shooting to Kill”

Minnesota Double Murder Trial Shows Importance Of “Shooting To Stop the Threat” Over “Shooting to Kill”

In Minnesota there is a trial underway of a man accused of double murder for allegedly taking home defense too far. Byron Smith, a retired security engineer for the U.S. Department of State, is charged with […]

UPDATE: Lancaster, NY Rifle Seizures NOT NY SAFE Act Related.

UPDATE: Lancaster, NY Rifle Seizures NOT NY SAFE Act Related.

We wrote yesterday over concerns posted on NYFirearms.com that a NY SAFE Act-related rifle confiscation may have taken place in Lancaster, NY. At the time of our post, we’d attempted to make contact with the […]

HERE DUMBS THE JUDGE: Does Justice John Paul Stevens REALLY Think Machine Guns Are Commonly Used In Crime? Did The Post Really Think They Could Cover It Up?

HERE DUMBS THE JUDGE: Does Justice John Paul Stevens REALLY Think Machine Guns Are Commonly Used In Crime? Did The Post Really Think They Could Cover It Up?

We ignored the recent reiteration of retired Justice John Paul Stevens desire to rewrite the Second Amendment when it was rehashed in the Washington Post. The fact that an arch-liberal justice knew that he he […]

Possible NY SAFE Act Rifle Seizures In Lancaster, NY

Possible NY SAFE Act Rifle Seizures In Lancaster, NY

A commenter tipped me to this post by an attorney on NYFirearms.com about a possible NY SAFE Act weapon seizure: Well everyone, it has apparently already begun. One of our members and a friend had two […]

CSGV Propaganda Shows Unfired Gun Discharging Entire Cartridge

CSGV Propaganda Shows Unfired Gun Discharging Entire Cartridge

Cemetery points out that the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence is just the latest member of the citizen control cult to post an image of what appears to be an entire cartridge being fired from […]

ANOTHER GUN CONTROL FAILURE: Straw Purchaser Obtained Guns For Racist Shooter

ANOTHER GUN CONTROL FAILURE: Straw Purchaser Obtained Guns For Racist Shooter

We already know that 20 years after being implemented, 1994′s Brady Law remains an expensive and unmitigated failure. The elderly white supremacist that shot three people to death in Kansas City recently is just the latest […]

The Last Word on Everytown Cartridge Fail

The Last Word on Everytown Cartridge Fail

Everytown’s communications director states definitively that the now-infamous “cartridge” photo blamed on Everytown is definitively the work of cyber-squatters, not her organization. Ben Howe gets in a nice parting shot. @erikasotolamb I bet if we […]

GovExec: No, the Postal Service Is Not ‘Hoarding’ Ammunition

GovExec: No, the Postal Service Is Not ‘Hoarding’ Ammunition

The “conventional wisdom” among some of the more conspiratorial members of our wide-ranging shooting fraternity is that the federal government is “buying up all the ammunition,” a fear-mongering claim furthered by some not as interested […]

Deputy Sheriff Shoots Himself While Trying To Kill Family Pet

Deputy Sheriff Shoots Himself While Trying To Kill Family Pet

I’ll chalk this up to a training issue one two fronts. Officers are allowed to be more “gun free” than they once were. Officers are not very well trained with their guns in most departments. […]

PUNK’D: Real Grassroots Gun Safety Advocates Beat Bloomberg to the Punch and Claim “Everytown For Gun Safety” pages on Facebook

PUNK’D: Real Grassroots Gun Safety Advocates Beat Bloomberg to the Punch and Claim “Everytown For Gun Safety” pages on Facebook

We had our fun yesterday mocking the creation of Michael Bloomberg’s abortive fourth attempt at launching a viable gun prohibitionist group. Bloomberg’s $50 million rebranding of the remains of Mayors Against Illegal Guns, Moms Demand Action, […]