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How New York City Is Denying Residents 2A Rights

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Mon, 01/04/2021 - 12:53

Leave it to New York City to once again remind us why we cannot trust anti-gun public officials to be the gatekeepers for our preexisting right – not state-granted privilege – to keep and bear arms.

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Kentucky Wildlife Officials Use Robo-Deer to Catch Poachers

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Mon, 01/04/2021 - 12:35

Kentucky wildlife officials are employing a new technology to catch poachers: robot deer.

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Ohio: Gun Owner Victory as Governor DeWine Signs Important No Duty to Retreat Bill into Law!

NRA-ILA News - Mon, 01/04/2021 - 11:00
Today, Governor Mike DeWine signed Senate Bill 175, legislation that was amended in the final days of session to include No Duty to Retreat.
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NSSF Profile Q&A: U.S. Rep. John Katko (R-NY)

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Mon, 01/04/2021 - 09:07

For sports enthusiasts, it is critical that lawmakers work with federal agencies to fully implement the Great American Outdoors Act.

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Comment Period for Banking Discrimination Reform Ends Today

NRA-ILA News - Mon, 01/04/2021 - 06:14
Last month, we reported that the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, a significant banking regulator, issued a proposed rule that aims to end politically-motivated manipulation of the financial service industry and require large banks to provide fair access to all the products they offer law-abiding customers – including the firearms community. 
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New York City Demonstrates the Danger to Freedom and Safety of Firearm Licensing Laws

NRA-ILA News - Mon, 01/04/2021 - 06:02
According to a recent article in the New York Post, the New York Police Department (NYPD) License Division appears to be simply letting new firearm permit applications languish with little or no action and little or no way for the applicants to know where they stand in the process. And this is occurring during a period of soaring violent crime in the city and a correspondingly high volume of permit applications.
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Nice Gun, but Does it Match Your Eyes? Kimber Micro 9 SE

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 01/03/2021 - 12:55

The Micro 9 is essentially a “Honey, I shrunk the 1911” design, with a few subtle changes. It's available in a rainbow of bright metallic finishes that are – if nothing else – very eye catching!

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Local Gun Store COVID Availability Challenge: Hurricane Butterfly’s Cyclone Shotgun $399

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 01/03/2021 - 12:46

Under current conditions, buying any gun can be a challenge, and ammunition availability is even worse. One bright spot in the field is the venerable 12 gauge shotgun. Ammunition is in stock and selling for around normal retail, even if it is not present in unlimited quantities.

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Medical Kits: What You Need to Know

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 01/03/2021 - 12:30

2020 was the year that a great many people in the shooting community discovered the need to have medical gear. It was a bad way to get that lesson, but it could have been worse. Let's run through some basics about medical kits.

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A Marine’s Combat Optic: Reviewing Trijicon’s VCOG 1-8×28 Scope

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 01/03/2021 - 12:15

To test out Trijicon’s VCOG 1-8x28 riflescope and to see how well the controls tracked, I did my version of “shooting the box.” My very short version of the longer story? The Trijicon VCOG 1-8x28 riflescope was and is an amazingly good and functional optic.

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The What & the Why: Testing a Self Defense Gun

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 01/03/2021 - 12:08

Someone goes into a gun store and buys a gun for self-defense. That’s the primary reason most people buy guns. He or she takes the gun home and puts it away for the just-in-case time when the goblins come. That new gun owner imagines grabbing the gun and fending off the intruder. But the person who has trained for that day and is serious about defense doesn’t imagine that.

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The Russian Rikhter-23M Kartech Autoloading Space Cannon

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Sun, 01/03/2021 - 11:13

On Friday, January 24, 1975, far above the earth’s surface, the Soviet Union conducted humanity’s first and last test of an orbital space cannon. The tale of how the species got to that point is simply fascinating.

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Ruger Custom Shop Precision Rifle is Ready to Storm Competitions

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 12/31/2020 - 15:17

Ruger is ready to take on the 2021 competition rifle season with an out-of-the-box race-ready Custom Shop Ruger Performance Rifle.

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Alyssa Milano: “Anti-Maskers Are the Same People Who Think They Need an AR-15 for ‘Protection’”

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 12/31/2020 - 14:18

“Anti-maskers are the same people who think they need an AR-15 for “protection,” tweeted Milano.

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Virginia Ends Online Classes for Concealed Carry Permits

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 12/31/2020 - 11:50

Starting tomorrow, Virginians will no longer be allowed to take an online class to satisfy the handgun competency requirement for the state’s concealed carry application.

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NRA-Backed Stand Your Ground Legislation Introduced in Arkansas

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 12/30/2020 - 21:19
The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action is pleased to announce the filing of NRA-backed legislation, Senate Bill 24, in Arkansas. This important piece of legislation would eliminate the duty to retreat for victims of a crime — if passed, a victim who is attacked will no longer be required by law to try and run away. 
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NRA-Backed Stand Your Ground Legislation Introduced in Arkansas

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 12/30/2020 - 21:19
The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action is pleased to announce the filing of NRA-backed legislation, Senate Bill 24, in Arkansas. This important piece of legislation would eliminate the duty to retreat for victims of a crime — if passed, a victim who is attacked will no longer be required by law to try and run away. 
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California Reps. Call Gun-Carrying Congresspeople ‘Unhinged,’ Introduce Bill to Ban Guns

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Wed, 12/30/2020 - 16:45

Two California representatives in the U.S. House introduced a bill on Monday that would ban congresspeople from carrying firearms on capitol grounds.

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ATF Encroaching on ‘Solvent Traps’ and DIY Suppressor Components

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Wed, 12/30/2020 - 16:37

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the BATFE or ATF, recently raided solvent trap manufacturer Diversified Machine among a string of raids targeting DIY gun parts suppliers.

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Ban Gun Sales to Adults Under 21 Because Brain Isn’t Fully Developed, Argues Neuroscientist

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Wed, 12/30/2020 - 16:31

“In other words, certain human behaviors that we perceive as the actions of a ‘mature’ or ‘adult’ individual emerge, on average, at 21 years of age,” wrote Bhide.

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