FBI: Murders Up 10.8%, Violent Crime Up 4% in 2015

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The FBI regularly produces the most accurate crime statistics for the United States. It usually takes them six to nine months to compile the figures and publish their report after…

Random Thoughts About The Trump – Clinton Debate and Guns

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As our man Leghorn reported (before hoisting his third sheet to the wind), last night’s Presidential debate yielded little in the way of gun rights-oriented conflict. The main takeaway: Donald Trump agreed with…

BREAKING: Trump and Clinton Debate Gun Control at Presidential Debate [LIVE]

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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are in the middle of their first presidential debate, and the latest topic is gun control. The question which prompted the first statement about guns…

Will Hillary Support Australian-Style Gun Confiscation Tonight? Or Later?

Gun control is not on the agenda for tonight’s celebrity death match debate. If the topic comes up, it’ll probably arrive during the segment on national security, and center on legislation preventing Americans on…

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Can’t Handle the Truth

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette charged writer Chris Potter with examining the factuality of the NRA ad above. Specifically, the assertion that “Hillary Clinton could take away [your] right to self-defense. And with…

Random Thoughts About School Shooters

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“Didn’t you hear about it?” my daughter asked the other morning as I drove her to middle school. “There was some kind of threat to the high school.” “If it was…

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Gun Hero of the Day: Blair Braverman

“Last summer I was targeted with online harassment after an essay of mine was published,” dogsledder and author Blair Braverman (above) writes at theguardian.com “For weeks afterward, I was afraid to be…

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Kimber Gun Rights Bulletin: Noah Feldman Defends First Amendment Support for Second Amendment

Noah Feldman is a Harvard law professor and a prolific author. In a May article on a court striking down the District of Columbia’s concealed carry prohibition, Feldman somewhat grudgingly, but honestly,…

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USA Today Article Reveals Mainstream Media Anti-Gun Bias

As I pointed out in a recent post (Question of the Day: How Stupid Are Americans on Gun Rights?), the average citizen is somewhere between a no- and low-information voter. Despite the proliferation of “alternative” news sources — I…

Kimber Gun Rights Bulletin: PA Legislature Tries Again With Strengthened Preemption Law

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Pennsylvania’s legislature is considering a bill (HB 2558) allowing the state’s gun owners  to have standing to sue county and municipal governments that violate the Commonwealth’s firearms preemption law. Some years ago,…

ACLU Files Civil Lawsuit for Connecticut Open Carrier

On September 11th, 2015, Constitution State protester Michael Picard was legally open carrying a handgun and had a camera running. The police took the camera, his pistol and pistol permit. The…

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Retailers, NSSF Seek Injunction Against MA AG Healy’s ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban

Four Massachusetts retailers along with the NSSF have filed suit against Bay State Attorney General Maura Healey. The matter at bar: Healey’s new, unique interpretation of the state’s laws which,…