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An EMT’s Review of Blue Force Gear’s Micro Trauma Kit

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 04/11/2021 - 10:21

There are a few things in life that you don't want to find yourself in need of which make the extra hassle or bulk of carrying them around worth it. In this category, I'd put a gun for self-defense, extra cash, and a first aid kit among some other things.

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The What & the Why: Flashlights & Long Guns

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 04/11/2021 - 10:13

Since it is a fact that most deadly force encounters happen in dim light where it is hard to see, having a light source you can use to illuminate your target is essential.

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Mills’ Marauders & The Fantastic FAL

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 04/11/2021 - 10:11

In April of 1982 twenty-three-year-old Lieutenant Keith Paul Mills commanded a 22-man detachment of Royal Marines deployed to South Georgia Island in the Falklands. His performance along with that of his fellow Marines was the stuff of legend.

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Hawaii: Committee Passes Retroactive Home-Built Gun Ban

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 17:24
On April 6th, the Senate Judiciary and Ways and Means Committees jointly passed House Bill 1366, to ban possession of home-built firearms. It will be eligible for a floor vote next week, along with House Bill 31, to increase firearm mandatory storage requirements.
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South Carolina House Passes Constitutional Carry

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 17:10
Yesterday, the House voted to pass House Bill 3096 on third reading. It has been sent to the Senate for further consideration.
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Maryland: Bill Hijacked to Become Anti-Gun

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 16:26
Back in March, we reported that three bills to severely restrict Maryland’s centuries-old practice of home-building firearms for personal use failed to meet the bill crossover deadline and were likely dead for the year.
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Nevada Assembly Judiciary Committee Sneaks Anti-Gun Bill Through on Deadline Day

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 15:15
Today was the deadline to pass legislation out of policy committees in the house of origin.
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West Virginia: Gov. Justice Signs Two Pro-Gun Bills

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 13:38
Today, Governor Jim Justice signed House Bill 2499, to exempt firearms and ammunition from state sales and use taxes, and House Bill 2793, to create the option of a nonresident West Virginia concealed carry permit. These bills take effect in 90 days.
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Rhode Island: Senate Judiciary Committee Will Conduct Remote “Gun Bill Day” Monday

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 13:26
Calling all Rhode Island gun owners!  A month ago, the House Judiciary Committee had an all-night hearing on gun bills, and this time it is the Senate’s turn. 
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North Dakota: Stand Your Ground Legislation Joins Other Pro-Gun Legislation on Governor’s Desk

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 12:45
Today, the North Dakota House concurred on Stand Your Ground Legislation, House Bill 1498, sending the measure to the desk of Governor Doug Burgum for his signature.
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Oklahoma: Legislative Update After Committee Deadline Has Passed

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 12:29
Yesterday was the deadline for legislation to make it out of committee.
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Kansas: House Concurs on Senate Amendments to Pro-Gun Bills, Sending them to the Governor

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 12:22
Omnibus legislation, House Bill 2058, and Eddie Eagle Gun Safety legislation, House Bill 2089, now head to the desk of Governor Laura Kelly for her signature.
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Wyoming: Legislature Adjourns and Governor Signs Multiple Pro-Gun Bills into Law

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 10:44
Earlier this week, the Wyoming Legislature adjourned from a very successful 2021 Legislative Session, having sent multiple pro-gun bills to the desk of Governor Mark Gordon. Following the Legislature’s adjournment, Governor Gordon signed the following gun bills into law.
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New Hampshire: House Passes Pro-Gun Measures

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 10:07
Earlier this week, the House of Representatives held floor votes on pro-gun measures, House Bill 307 and House Bill 334.
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Missouri: Public Transit Self-Defense Bill Goes to Senate Floor

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 09:17
Yesterday, the Senate General Laws Committee passed House Bill 52, to ensure law-abiding citizens may carry firearms for self-defense on public transit. It now goes to the Senate floor for further consideration.
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NRA Opposes David Chipman for ATF Director

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 08:46
During a press conference on Thursday, President Biden announced that he would once again be targeting law-abiding gun owners by ordering ATF to develop two new restrictive regulations. Aiming to accessorize the Department of Justice’s anti-gun leadership team, Biden announced his nomination of gun control lobbyist David Chipman for Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.
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North Carolina: Pistol Purchase Permit Repeal Filed

NRA-ILA News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 07:09
On April 7th, Senate Bill 687 was filed, to legalize acquiring handguns without having to first apply for a permit. It is currently in the Committee On Rules and Operations of the Senate for consideration.
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Nevada: Committee Voting On Bill to Delay Return of Firearms

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 18:00
Tomorrow, the Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a work session, where they will vote on Senate Bill 6.

North Dakota: Pro-Self-Defense Bills Advancing in the Peace Garden State

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 16:16
Today, the North Dakota Senate passed two pro-gun bills, House Bill 1450 and House Bill 1498. 
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