“Here’s Why Someone Would Need To Own An ‘Assault’ Rifle”

I would like to point out an excellent article entitled “Here’s Why Someone Would Need To Own An ‘Assault’ Rifle.”  A couple of noteworthy quotes: The left keeps asking why anyone needs an “assault” rifle. Here’s one reason — in 2010, a Texas teen used a rifle similar to the one used in Newtown to defend his younger sister and himself from home invaders. In fact, when added together, knives, blunt instruments and the human body were responsible for more … Continued

Armed Metro PCS Store Employee Shoots Armed Robber in Self Defense

As reported, a Sacramento, California Metro PCS employee reportedly used his gun to stop an armed robber who was threatening another employee. Police say that the robber entered the cell phone retailer, hopped over the counter while armed with a gun, and attempted to commit a robbery.  Another employee is said to have grabbed his own gun and shot the robber, stopping the attack and preventing harm to those present.  A suspect, who died from gunshot wounds, was reportedly described as … Continued

A Follow-Up on A (vaguely) Gun Related Post: My Wrongful Ticketing by Prairie Grove, IL Police Officer James G. Page (with Court Transcripts)

On January 16, 2013 the court heard testimony on pending Motions in the case relating to my (wrongfully issued) no-seatbelt ticket. Those who testified included myself, my wife, my brother-in-law, and Prairie Grove Police Officer James G. Page. I have quoted particularly relevant passages from the transcript, and also posted the entire transcript, here: http://www.pgjustice.com/transcript.html More information on this matter can be found on my previous post on LearnAboutGuns.com, the Facebook Page, and www.PGJustice.com.

Iowa Gun Owners Take Action: Anti-Gun Bills Pending in Iowa

Below is an NRA alert concerning anti-gun bills that are currently pending in Iowa.  I strongly encourage Iowa’s law-abiding gun owners to contact their state representatives to oppose these misguided bills, and support the pro gun bill House File 81 that was introduced by Iowa State Representative Matt Windschitl (R-17).

Violent Robber Shoots Cooperative Victim in Each Leg

A case from Memphis, TN in which a robber preemptively shot his victim, demanded and received money, then shot the victim again, shows that compliance with a robber’s demands is no guarantee of safety.  Instead, a crime victim’s best option is armed self defense.

Armed Student Stops 5 Home Invaders

As reported, a Wright State University student used his gun to stop five intruders who broke in to the house he shares with a another room mate attending the same university.

Garrard County, KY Burglar Shot by Armed Homeowner

As reported, a Garrard County, Kentucky homeowner used his gun to stop a burglar. Police say that the homeowner returned to his house just after 4:00PM, to find a burglar.  Acting in self defense, the homeowner shot the burglar, causing him to flee, according to news reports. A suspect, reportedly suffering from a gunshot wound, was later apprehended and taken to a local hospital with injuries that were not life threatening. Those who are unarmed, or who are armed with an inferior … Continued

Lets All Do Our Part to Support Gun Rights

As is readily apparent, those opposed to gun rights are  making full use of the the the Sandy Hook School Shooting and resulting public sentiment to enact pointless and wrongful anti-gun laws.  Now is the time for supporters of gun rights to take action.  That action should be at both the individual and group levels: