Post Tagged with: "Self Defense"

Montana Man Found Guilty Of Deliberate Homicide In “Burglar Trap” Case

Montana Man Found Guilty Of Deliberate Homicide In “Burglar Trap” Case

I’m only surprised that it took a jury more than a few minutes to reach a guilty verdict. A Montana man accused of setting a trap for burglars in his garage, and then shooting a […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 3 (Updated)

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 3 (Updated)

A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? Part 1  A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally […]

Shooting To Live

Shooting To Live

Too often gun owners forget that defensive gun use is about saving lives. BearingArms.com’s editor Bob Owens reports for the December issue of Townhall Magazine.  In August, I had a chance to attend a 250 […]

Indy Indictment Draws Sharp Line Between Self-Defense and Criminal Homicide

Indy Indictment Draws Sharp Line Between Self-Defense and Criminal Homicide

James Lowell Schlenkert, 27, was at an ATM outside a Chase bank location in Indianapolis in September when he claims that acquaintance Jason Pedro, 24, attempted to rob him. Schlenkert got his hands on a weapon—details […]

Mother of 12 Y/O Shot By Police Wants Convictions For Her Son’s Death. She Won’t Get Them. Here’s Why.

Mother of 12 Y/O Shot By Police Wants Convictions For Her Son’s Death. She Won’t Get Them. Here’s Why.

Samaria Rice is understandably angry that her son, Tamir Rice, was shot and killed by Cleveland police officers responding to a “man with a gun” call. Unfortunately, she’s delusional if she thinks that the officer’s […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 2

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 2

A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? Part 1  A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally […]

Why Professionals Don’t “Shoot To Wound”

Why Professionals Don’t “Shoot To Wound”

After a self-defense shooting where the aggressor dies, we often hear the same questions asked time and again. “He didn’t have a weapon. Why was he shot in the chest/head?” “He only had a bat/knife/fist. […]

‘HANDS UP, DON’T SHOOT’ WAS A LIE: Testimony, Evidence Suggests Textbook Self-Defense Shooting

‘HANDS UP, DON’T SHOOT’ WAS A LIE: Testimony, Evidence Suggests Textbook Self-Defense Shooting

The Washington Post is one of many media outlets which has opted to post copies of the evidence reviewed by the grand jury investigating the shooting death of strong-arm robbery suspect Michael Brown by Ferguson, […]

Pawn Shop Owner Vows To Ship Guns To Ferguson To Arm Residents Against Rioters

Pawn Shop Owner Vows To Ship Guns To Ferguson To Arm Residents Against Rioters

A Knoxville, Tennessee Federal Firearms Licensee says that he is willing to help answer the needs of lawful Ferguson, Missouri residents who feel that they need to arm themselves against rioters and arsonists. A Knoxville […]

A Ferguson store owner prepared to defend his store during on of the recent riots in Ferguson, Missouri.

ST. LOUIS GUNS: “We’re Selling Everything That’s Not Nailed Down”

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency and called out the National Guard in advance of an expected decision by the grand jury in the police shooting death of suspected Ferguson robber […]