Monthly Archives: June 2011

Letter of the Day: Gun laws give criminals the upper hand – Daily Breeze

Letter of the Day: Gun laws give criminals the upper hand Daily Breeze When I read the article “Robbers kill man in ambush” (Saturday), I became angry at the senseless killing of Shawn Bryant. He appears to have been a really decent young man trying to live his life the right way. Generally (by national statistics), … and more?? Continue reading

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Jon Huntsman’s Campaign Raises $4.1 Million in Second Quarter – ABC News (blog)

Jon Huntsman's Campaign Raises $4.1 Million in Second Quarter ABC News (blog) … government spending; young people in Florida who want to know if they work hard in school they will be able to get decent jobs; and gun owners in Reno who worry about their second amendment rights,” Wiles wrote, as she appealed to supporters. … and more?? Continue reading

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Illinois stands alone in banning concealed carry – KFVS

Bradenton Herald Illinois stands alone in banning concealed carry KFVS “It's probably the premier shooting complex in the United States in a state with the most restrictive gun laws .” Shooters come from all over the country with firearms along for the ride to compete in the Grand American World Trapshooting Championships … Wisconsin Governor Walker's F-Grade on Gun Rights Well-Deserved AmmoLand.com (press release) (blog) Law allowing concealed gun carry without permits starts Friday in Wyoming The Republic Ill. likely to see fierce battle over gun control Chicago Sun-Times Albany Times Union all 30 news articles?? Continue reading

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Democrat: Controversial ATF program shows need for tougher gun laws – CNN

Fox News Democrat: Controversial ATF program shows need for tougher gun laws CNN A controversial program by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives that tried to track illegal weapons sales shows the need for tougher gun laws , according to a report issued Thursday by a House Democrat. … Failed Federal Operation Inflames Gun Control Debate MyFox Phoenix Democrats seek crackdown on gun trafficking Los Angeles Times all 14 news articles?? Continue reading

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Gun rights group: Castle Doctrine ‘not a make my day law’

The idea that a man’s home is his castle dates to the 18th century. In law, it is codified as the right to defend one’s home from intruders without fear of being arrested. North Carolina lawmakers recently voted to expand that right. Continue reading

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Gun rights group: Castle Doctrine ‘not a make my day law’ – WRAL.com

The Express Times – LehighValleyLive.com Gun rights group: Castle Doctrine 'not a make my day law' WRAL.com Paul Valone, president of gun rights group Grass Roots North Carolina, knows guns and the Castle Doctrine. He wrote the original law currently on the books. β€œThe important thing to note is that Castle Doctrine is not a make my day law,” he said. … Local legislators, police chief support Castle doctrine expansion Republican & Herald all 9 news articles?? Continue reading

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Wisconsin Governor Walker’s F-Grade on Gun Rights Well-Deserved – AmmoLand.com (press release) (blog)

Wisconsin Governor Walker's F-Grade on Gun Rights Well-Deserved AmmoLand.com (press release) (blog) If there were any lingering doubters left contemplating the fairness of the failing grade issued to Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker by WGO (issued even before he was elected as a result of his failure to answer a simple gun rights survey), … and more?? Continue reading

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Wisconsin to Approve Concealed Carry – Outdoor Life Magazine (blog)

Wisconsin to Approve Concealed Carry Outdoor Life Magazine (blog) The Politician's Republic of Illinois is now the only state that doesn't recognize the Second Amendment . Wisconsin will be the 49th state to permit the carrying of concealed firearms when Gov. Scott Walker signs into law a bill that … Continue reading

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Seeking freedom of conscience for chaplains – World Magazine

World Magazine Seeking freedom of conscience for chaplains World Magazine A second amendment , from Rep. Vicky Hartzler, R-Mo., would reaffirm the Defense of Marriage Act. And the third amendment, initiated by Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., would protect military personnel from having to perform same-sex marriages on base. … Continue reading

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Relaxed gun laws to take effect in state – News Sentinel

Relaxed gun laws to take effect in state News Sentinel Jim Tomes, R-Wadesville, who co-sponsored both gun laws this year. The laws are part of a raft of changes that will take effect Friday, including bans on texting while driving and selling or possessing synthetic marijuana, also called spice. … Continue reading

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