Plaintiff in D.C. Gun Carry Victory Speaks, Defends Public Carry as a Matter of Personal, and Public, Safety

Brian Doherty 7/28/2014

Tom Palmer (who works for the libertarian institutions the Atlas Network and the Cato Institute and has been a movement intellectual and activist since the 1970s) over the weekend, to his great surprise, won his long-simmering case overturning D.C.’s ban on carrying legally registered weapons in public. The case had been […]

CT Middle School curriculum: Americans don’t have the right to bear arms

Outrage of the Week: Middle school curriculum is teaching that Americans don’t have the right to bear arms

NRA ILA The Daily Caller 4/15/2013

By NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action

This week’s outrage comes to us from the state of Connecticut–the “Constitution State”–where a father says his son’s middle school curriculum is teaching that Americans […]

The ‘ignorant’ Cruz clobbers Feinstein, MSNBC

james2813 Another Way of Looking At It 3/17/2013

If you have any interest in politics (and you don’t live under a rock) you have seen the emotional confrontation between Senator Ted Cruz of Texas and Senator Dianne Feinstein of California.

Cruz threw Feinstein a fastball down the middle. All she had to do was keep […]

Group of 2nd Amendment-Supporting Gun Makes Now Refusing to Sell Arms to Law Enforcement in NY and Other Gun-Restricting States

Mike Opelka The Blaze 2/15/2013

This story has been updated to add two additional gun makers and sellers to the list of those no longer patronizing law enforcement in states that do not support the Second Amendment.

Since New York State enacted its restrictive new gun laws, many manufacturers have sent […]

Judge Overturns Carry Permit Requirements

“Good and Substantial” Ain’t Good Enough

Bat One SayAnythingBlog 3/6/2012

In a carefully worded, well-reasoned decision, US Fourth District Court Judge Benson Everett Legg has overturned the state of Maryland’s requirement that an applicant for a concealed carry handgun permit must show a “good and substantial” reason for the issuance of that permit.

The judge’s […]

Media Silence Is Deafening About Important Gun News

John Lott Opinions 9/30/2011

Murder and violent crime rates were supposed to soar after the Supreme Court struck down gun control laws in Chicago and Washington, D.C.

Politicians predicted disaster. “More handguns in the District of Columbia will only lead to more handgun violence,” Washington’s Mayor Adrian Fenty warned the day the court made […]