Argument Leads to Shooting in Oak Park – in spite of the handgun ban

As the Wednesday Journal reports, a 39 year old man was shot in the pelvis after an argument with his step-son.  The shooting… Read the rest “Argument Leads to Shooting in Oak Park – in spite of the handgun ban”

Mother and Baby Seriously Injured During Oak Park, IL Home Invasion

As the Wednesday Journal reports, on Monday morning, an Oak Park woman was preparing to take her baby to the doctor when a… Read the rest “Mother and Baby Seriously Injured During Oak Park, IL Home Invasion”

Survey Shows Gun Ownership in Alabama is High – and corresponds with low crime rates

As WRCB reports, a new survey shows that approximately two thirds of Alabama residents own a gun, and about half of them have… Read the rest “Survey Shows Gun Ownership in Alabama is High – and corresponds with low crime rates”

Woman shot by muggers in Chicago’s West Loop – despite the handgun ban

As the Sun Times reports, a woman was shot in the leg after she struggled with two male attackers who stole her property in… Read the rest “Woman shot by muggers in Chicago’s West Loop – despite the handgun ban”

Chicago Crime: So bad that the Governor Offers State Troopers and National Guard Equiptment

As the Sun Times reports, after stating that violent crime in Chicago is “out of control,” Governor Rod Blagojevich offered… Read the rest “Chicago Crime: So bad that the Governor Offers State Troopers and National Guard Equiptment”

Another Week of Armed Robberies in Oak Park – despite the handgun ban

As the Wednesday Journal reports, there were 5 people victimized in 3 Oak Park, IL armed robberies.  All of the criminals… Read the rest “Another Week of Armed Robberies in Oak Park – despite the handgun ban”

D.C. Unveils New Guns Laws – Handguns are allowed but are extremely heavily restricted

In response to the D.C. v. Heller decision, in which the Supreme Court struck down the unconstitutional District of Columbia… Read the rest “D.C. Unveils New Guns Laws – Handguns are allowed but are extremely heavily restricted”

Georgia Governor Perdue Supports Concealed Carry in Non-Sensitive Airport Areas

The Governor of Georgia, Sonny Perdue, stood up for concealed carry rights.  He stated that law abiding citizens with valid… Read the rest “Georgia Governor Perdue Supports Concealed Carry in Non-Sensitive Airport Areas”

Austin, TX Woman Stops an Attacker With Her Handgun

As KXAN reports, a woman from Austin, Texas was able to fend off an attacker by shooting him in the face.… Read the rest “Austin, TX Woman Stops an Attacker With Her Handgun”

Rev. Michael Pfleger Criticizes The Supreme Court – Using the Same Tactics That Were Used Against Obama

Reverend Michael Pfleger  stated “Obviously, the Supreme Court in their ivory tower is really disconnected . .… Read the rest “Rev. Michael Pfleger Criticizes The Supreme Court – Using the Same Tactics That Were Used Against Obama”

4 People Shot in the Chicago Loop After the Taste Of Chicago and Fireworks – despite the handgun ban

As the Tribune reports, 4 people were shot in the Chicago loop area after the Taste of Chicago and fireworks let out.  One… Read the rest “4 People Shot in the Chicago Loop After the Taste Of Chicago and Fireworks – despite the handgun ban”

Chicago’s Handgun Ban Challenged In Court

Within hours of the Supreme Court declaring that handgun ownership is a basic right, the city of Chicago was sued over their… Read the rest “Chicago’s Handgun Ban Challenged In Court”

Oak Park, IL Fears Impending Handgun Ban Lawsuit

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision that handgun ownership is a right, the Oak Park, Illinois handgun ban… Read the rest “Oak Park, IL Fears Impending Handgun Ban Lawsuit”

District of Columbia v. Heller – Supreme Court Declares Gun Ownership an Individual Right!

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) has declared the Second Amendment protects the right of an individual to… Read the rest “District of Columbia v. Heller – Supreme Court Declares Gun Ownership an Individual Right!”

Toronto City Council Passes Bans on Gun Education, Shooting Ranges, and Gun Manufacturing

“There will be no more gun clubs on City of Toronto property and there will be no new gun clubs in the City of Toronto… Read the rest “Toronto City Council Passes Bans on Gun Education, Shooting Ranges, and Gun Manufacturing”

More Armed Robberies in Oak Park, IL – Despite the Handgun Ban

There were another 2 armed robberies in the village of Oak Park, Illinois this week, despite the handgun ban. It appears… Read the rest “More Armed Robberies in Oak Park, IL – Despite the Handgun Ban”

NRA to Sue Cities Over Handgun Bans – People from Chicago, Evanston, Morton Grove, Oak Park, and Wilmette Needed!

The NRA is planning to bring Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms lawsuits against cities in Cook County, Illinois,… Read the rest “NRA to Sue Cities Over Handgun Bans – People from Chicago, Evanston, Morton Grove, Oak Park, and Wilmette Needed!”

British Bicycle Rider Gunned Down – Despite Strict Gun Control Laws

In another event which showcases the utter failure of strict gun control, a bicycle rider in the UK was shot and killed.… Read the rest “British Bicycle Rider Gunned Down – Despite Strict Gun Control Laws”