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Media Misses on Gun Deaths and Vehicle Deaths Once Again

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 11:45

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released this month their annual “Underlying Cause of Death” report, and the media has, predictably, zeroed in on data related to firearms.

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Everytown Claims Victory in 2018 Over NRA ‘Cockroaches’

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 09:54

“The NRA lobbyists are like cockroaches. Just when you think you’ve gotten rid of all of them, you shine a flashlight and there they are,” Shannon Watts, the founder of Moms Demand Action, the grassroots arm of Everytown for Gun Safety told NBC News.

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Clay’s Budget Blades Ep. 1: The Yojimbo 2 from Spyderco

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 12:59

The idea behind Clay's Budget Blades is to review products that are a good value, but not necessarily cheap. No gas station knives will be presented here, nor anything from QVC.

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California Lawmaker Wants to Tax Sale of All Handguns, Semiautomatics

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 10:33

A state lawmaker in California last week announced his plan to tax the sale of certain firearms and to use the revenue to fund community violence-prevention programs. Introduced as AB-18, the legislation would impose an “excise tax on the sales of handguns and semiautomatic rifles and would require the revenue collected from that tax to […]

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Shock ‘n’ Saw! More Mossberg Shotguns Including New Retrograde Series

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 15:34

Gearing up for the new year Mossberg is adding four new guns to the company catalog including a new series of Retrograde shotguns.

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Husband Allegedly Abuses Wife for Years, So She Kills Him in Self-Defense

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 14:09

The wife of a first-year law student at Tulane University shot and killed her husband earlier this week after she claims he tried to beat and strangle her. She told deputies that the abuse has been going on for years, and she has not been charged with a crime.

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Home Turf: Plan for the Worst

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:06

Now there’s nothing wrong with protecting our possessions; that’s why we have safes and insurance policies. But defense in the home should be focused on protecting human life rather than property.

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John Rich Responds to Country Music Singers Pushing Gun Control

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 08:03

John Rich, one half of the country duo Big & Rich, responded over the weekend to two of his fellow musicians who have thrown their weight behind an effort to institute universal background checks on all gun purchases.

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Say Hello to Shorter Waits, E-Filing for Form 1 Applications is Back

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 17:17

Form 1 electronic submissions are back. After a long wait and longer delays, the ATF is now receiving electronic submissions in addition to paper submissions, according to NFA Lawyers.

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Woman Shoots, Kills Escaped Inmate Who Kicked Down Her Back Door

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:49

A South Carolina woman used her home defense firearm to shoot and kill a man who had escaped from a nearby prison less than thirty minutes before the incident, local law enforcement announced earlier this week.

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Springfield Armory XD(M) 10mm Unboxed at the Gun Counter

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 14:26

The XD(M) in 10mm is unique for this caliber. Springfield delivers 15 round magazine capacity without increasing the size of the grip so transitioning to the bigger caliber is a non-issue. It has the exact same ergonomics as the XD(M) in 45 but provides the extra capabilities of the 10mm round. The 10mm round shoots […]

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WATCH: No Charges for Police Officer Who Shot, Killed Vietnam Vet in His Home

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:01

No charges will be filed against an Aurora Police Department (APD) officer who shot and killed a Vietnam veteran who was defending his grandson from a violent attack, Colorado’s 17th Judicial District Attorney's Office announced this week.

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Court of Appeals Upholds New Jersey Law Banning 15-Round Mags

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 23:55

A federal appeals court upheld New Jersey's magazine capacity limit laws, arguing 2-1 that three 10-round magazines are just as good as two 15-rounders.

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Ducks & Geese: The Perfect Storm of 1955

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 16:38

I thought readers might like to hear about one heck of a migration that occurred in 1955 and really given the weather we are seeing now, could occur again.  Snow in Alberta, North Dakota and South Dakota, falling temperatures, huge fronts and all the pieces needed to move ducks in 2018.

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Scalise Explains to Whoopi Goldberg of ‘The View’ Why He is Still Pro-2A

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:52

"I've got deep-rooted conservative beliefs but they're rooted in what the fundamental foundation of this country is based on," said Scalise.

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Auction for James Bond Walther Blows Up Amid Controversy

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:26

What at first appeared to be the original Bond gun was headed for auction later this year, but that auction got cancelled. Was it the real Walther?

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Accufit for an Ambush – a Savage Success!

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:32

The Savage 110 AccuFit Hunter provides a custom fit without the custom price tag, working impressively out-of-the-box with the factory settings.

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The Razor-Lite by Outdoor Edge

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:27

A Outdoor Edge Razor Lite knife broke at an unfortunate moment, but with the customer service and replacement knife received, don't count Outdoor Edge out just yet.

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Gear Review: Burris Droptine 10x42mm Binoculars

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:17

A compact and lightweight binocular, the Droptine 10x42mm fit into a hunting pack and on a shooting range table. At 20.1 ounces, they're light enough for long-term glassing.

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Western Hunting Christmas Wish List

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 20:51

With hunting seasons around the West wrapping up and the holiday season approaching, now is a good time to go through gear, take stock and think of any improvements you’re wanting to make for next fall and add them to your Christmas wish list.

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