Post Tagged with: "Florida"

GHOST GUN: The Case Of The Submachine Gun that Wasn’t There

GHOST GUN: The Case Of The Submachine Gun that Wasn’t There

Spend just a few minutes on the phone with Ken Straight, and you’ll find yourself smiling. While I’ve never had a chance to meet the owner of Ken Straight Arms in Winter Park, FL in […]

Florida National Guardsmen subdue a looter during Hurricane Andrew, 1992

Florida Sheriffs Push Back Hard Against “Emergency Carry” Legislation

Bills allowing the carrying of concealed carry of firearms by any law-abiding citizen during a state of emergency are advancing through the Florida House and Senate, and both journalists and the Florida Sheriff’s Association seem […]

Burglar Ignores Warning Shot, Is Killed By Shots From Multiple Family Members

Burglar Ignores Warning Shot, Is Killed By Shots From Multiple Family Members

I’d like to see the results of the toxicology test on the body of the dead burglar, as a sane and sober person doesn’t keep trying to break into a home after three residents warn […]

Florida “Warning Shot” Bill Inspired By Marissa Alexander Case Doesn’t Authorize Warning Shots Or Excuse Alexander

Florida “Warning Shot” Bill Inspired By Marissa Alexander Case Doesn’t Authorize Warning Shots Or Excuse Alexander

Fox News (and other media outlets) are reporting that Florida’s so called “warning shots” legislation inspired by the Marissa Alexander case is almost certain to become law. The Florida Senate on Thursday approved the so-called […]

“Katrina Law” Stumbles in Florida Senate

“Katrina Law” Stumbles in Florida Senate

What the heck is holding up this bill? St. Petersburg Republican Sen. Jeff Brandes on Tuesday for the second time delayed a vote on his bill (296), now seemingly stalled in the Senate Military and […]

HEAD-DESK: Florida Gun Show Cancelled Because of George Zimmerman

HEAD-DESK: Florida Gun Show Cancelled Because of George Zimmerman

Just when you thought he’d dropped off the media’s radar, George Zimmerman has shown up again, and this time, he’s blamed for getting a Florida gun show cancelled. A Florida gun show was cancelled after organizers […]

Idiotic Warning Shot Bill Advances In Florida

Idiotic Warning Shot Bill Advances In Florida

I’m sorry NRA, but I’m dead-set against you on this one: Florida lawmakers are advancing legislation that would expand the state’s “Stand Your Ground” law by making it legal to fire a warning shot at […]

Media Continues To Claim Marissa Alexander’s Trial Is A “Stand Your Ground” Case.  It Isn’t, And Never Was.

Media Continues To Claim Marissa Alexander’s Trial Is A “Stand Your Ground” Case. It Isn’t, And Never Was.

The Guardian headline screams out its biased ignorance: Florida woman’s sentence could be tripled in stand-your-ground retrial There’s just one problem: Marissa Alexander’s trial was never about “standing her ground,” as not one, but two […]

Criminal Killed During Home Invasion… With His Own Gun

Criminal Killed During Home Invasion… With His Own Gun

A thug picked the wrong home to invade near Orlando, and paid with his life: Usaf-Ali Castle and his friends couldn’t help but smile Saturday morning after surviving a chaotic night at his home just […]

West Palm Beach homeowner kills burglar with the gun the criminal was attempting to steal

West Palm Beach homeowner kills burglar with the gun the criminal was attempting to steal

When does a burglary turned into an armed robbery? It happens when the thief tries to turn one of the guns he is stealing against the homeowner. It happened last week in West Palm Beach, […]