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Gallup: Majority of Americans Oppose Black Rifle Ban

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 09:25

“The current 40% support for an assault rifles ban is below the historical average of 47%,” noted Gallup. “The latest data provide further evidence that public opinion typically shifts to higher support for tougher gun laws in the aftermath of a traumatic national event such as a mass shooting, but gradually reverts to prior levels as the memory of it fades."

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Florida Official Who Shot Shoplifter Charged with 2nd Degree Murder

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 14:50

"There is no way to undo the life-shattering harm that Mr. Dunn caused, but we are pleased with the grand jury’s decision for such an unnecessary and egregious use of deadly force,” said the attorney.

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Review: The M48 Nosler Custom Handgun. Steady As She Goes!

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 21:33

The M48 Nosler Custom Handgun as a hunting handgun which challenges the hunter. It’s also a lot of fun to shoot, once you get used to it.

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Shotgun Patterning – How to do it

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 21:11

Need an intro to patterning? It refers to where you'd like to break a target, using the height of the shotgun's comb to change where the gun shoots.

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TANDEMKROSS 10/22 Precision Drop-in Trigger

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 21:05

TANDEMKROSS is joining their flat textured 10/22 trigger and return spring with Brimstone Gunsmithing’s proprietary tool steel hammer and sear for a brand new precision drop in 10/22 masterpiece.

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G-Code Scorpion Soft Shell Kit

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 14:53

In the past, nobody in their right mind would get excited about universal magazine holders. G-Code has changed that, and boy, they've done it right.

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Lee-Enfield Rifle: The Long Arm of the British Empire and the story of Lachhiman Gurung

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 09:37

During WWII, a man from Nepal held off more than thirty Japanese troops, while armed with just a knife and Lee Enfield rifle. This is the story of Lachhiman Gurung and his rifle.

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NRA Partners with Cordova Coolers in Wake of YETI Controversy

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 14:36

“Cordova is a company that has an unrelenting commitment to the Second Amendment and respect for our freedoms,” continued Schropp. “They build a quality American-made product that stands up to the needs and the lifestyles of our members.”

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Walther’s New PPQ Subcompact Raises the Bar in the Concealed Carry Market (Full Review)

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 14:04

The explosion of the concealed carry market has meant nothing but good news for gun nuts. Gun manufacturers have been more than happy to oblige, though some have been quicker than others. Walther is among the last of the major handgun companies to offer a subcompact semi-auto, but, as the old saying goes, good things come to those who wait.

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Appeals Court Rules Fed Trumps State Law in Kansas Gun Convictions

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:46

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that a Kansas law does not nullify federal law in a case where two men made and bought unregistered suppressors.

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Pelosi: Criminalizing Private Transfers Will Be Dems Top Priority Following Midterms

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:10

A lot’s at stake this November. If the Democrats win the House — political forecaster FiveThrityEight gives Dems an 81 percent chance of taking control following the midterms — Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) promised that criminalizing private transfers will be a top legislative priority. During a sit-down this week with U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch (D-West Boca) […]

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UNDERCOVER VIDEO: Senator Claire McCaskill Hides Support for Black Rifle Ban

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:33

Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill doesn’t mention gun control on her official government website. As a representative from Missouri, she knows to stay away from issues that might alienate moderate voters, but a new undercover video from Project Veritas has revealed her support for everything from a bump stock ban to a ban on semi-automatic rifles.

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White Concealed Carrier Jumps the Gun Confronting Black Uber Driver

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 09:13

"Just because you have a conceal and carry license doesn't mean pull your gun out if you think something is happening," Smith explained.

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Watch: Florida City Official Fatally Shoots Alleged Shoplifter

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 07:45

A Florida man is dead after allegedly trying to steal a hatchet, shot dead by a store owner who also happens to be a local official. Footage of the shooting was released this week by police.

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Ruger’s New Custom Shop Guns, Magnum RPRs and SP101 in Black

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 14:06

Ruger is adding a new premium line of factory-tuned rifles and pistols with the new Custom Shop as well as magnum RPRs and a long-awaited SP101.

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Gallup: Support For Stricter Gun Control Drops

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 10:05

“Americans' support for tougher gun legislation typically fluctuates, increasing in the wake of a mass shooting and dropping as memory of those horrific events fades,” stated Gallup.

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No Charges for KY Homeowner Who Shot Cop in Backyard

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 08:14

Early in the morning of October 10th, 2018, in Owensboro, Kentucky, a young police officer and an armed homeowner were involved in a shootout. The officer was searching a fenced area for a suspect he had been chasing.

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3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment Dons SIG M17 Sentinel Pistols

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 14:05

SIG Sauer presented the set of four pistols to the Sentinals, guardians of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers a few days ago.

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What I Love & Hate About Aftermarket AR Carry Handle/Sights

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:55

Oh, I certainly love the electronic optics available today … more on that below. But every now and again it’s just fun to have a carry handle with the integrated sights. Here’s what I love — and hate — about the UTG.

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Connecticut Town Bans Home Manufactured ‘Ghost Guns,’ Violators Face $250/Day Fine

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:20

Manufacturing firearms at home for personal use is perfectly legal, according to the federal government. But not according to Bridgeport, Connecticut, whose mayor recently signed a measure that would levy a $250/day fine to anyone caught in the possession of a “ghost gun.”

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