The Trace Sounds the Alarm on Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law

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Florida’s Expanded ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law Has Prosecutors Sounding the Alarm the headline over at thetrace.org proclaims. “‘It’s essentially stacking the deck repeatedly in favor of people shooting other people,’…

Marcus Weldon Pays the Price: Defensive Gun Use of the Day

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Would you still have a job after thirty days in the cooler? Would you still have a home after losing a month’s income? Would friends and loved ones stand by…

Supreme Court May Be Moving Forward on Pro-Gun Peruta v. California

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Now that Neil Gorsuch (above) is firmly ensconced in the Supreme Court there’s no more reason for delaying some of the bigger cases. One of those cases stuck in development hell: Peruta…

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Cleveland Refuses to Return Armed Self-Defender’s Firearm

On March 24, 2015, Brian Bridges shot and killed a man in self defense in Cleveland, Ohio. He had a concealed carry permit and was never charged with a crime….

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Tough Going for Bloomberg’s Nevada Gun Control Push

Ever make a $20 million mistake? For plutocrat Mike Bloomberg, that’s pocket change, but he spent that much last year to persuade a tiny majority of the Nevada electorate to approve…

Becoming a Victim Isn’t a One in a Million Chance

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by Steve Davis, President Guns Save Life I had a thrilling time at the 2017 Rangemaster Tactical Conference and learning from the top trainers and instructors from all over the…

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Stun Guns Legalized in New Orleans, New Jersey

The New Jersey Revised Statutes treats the Bill of Rights like a baby treats a diaper. So it’s not surprising that possession of nonlethal stun guns by New Jersey residents…

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Another Mass Shooting in a State with Strict Gun Control Laws

Seven people were wounded and one killed during an attack on a birthday pool party in the La Jolla Crossroads luxury San Diego apartment complex on Sunday. The attacker, identified as 49…

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Oklahoma Looks Likely to Pass ‘Defensive Display’ Bill

The vast majority of defensive firearm uses involve the defensive display of the firearm…without ever pulling the trigger. In some states, it’s illegal to display a gun for defensive purposes…

Illinois Appellate Court Protects Second and Fourth Amendments

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Here’s a man bites dog lead: an Illinois appellate court has recently upheld the Fourth and Second Amendments, they did so rather apologetically. The events in question — regarding the search…

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ATF: It’s Now Legal to Shoulder an AR-15 Pistol Equipped with an SB Tactical Arm Brace

In 2013, SB Tactical introduced the AR-pistol “stabilizing brace.” Navy veteran Alex Bosco designed the brace for a wounded warrior who had lost an arm in combat. The ATF approved the device for general use….

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Pennsylvania Firearm Preemption Law Enforcement Bill Doomed?

For over three decades, Pennsylvania’s local governments have been barred from passing a patchwork quilt of local firearms regulations.The preemption statute had no provisions for penalties or enforcement. It was presumed…