BREAKING: NYC Bomb Suspect Caught After Shootout

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Ahmad Khan Rahami, the man suspected of executing the bomb attack in New York City and Seaside Park, New Jersey this weekend, has been captured alive after a shootout with…

Retired Chicago Deputy Chief of Detectives Benefits from Gun Law Reform

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A retired Deputy Police Chief of Detectives in Chicago should be glad that gun carry law reform has been passed. He was shot recently and had to return fire. He…

Appeals Court Rules That Gun Rights Case Must Proceed

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The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals held today in the matter of Tyler v. Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Dep’t that a Michigan man who had been barred by federal gun control laws from…

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Weirton, WV Police Respond to Story About Fired Officer Stephen Mader

As a follow up to yesterday’s story about the  West Virginia Police Officer who was allegedly fired for not shooting a suspect, TTAG reader ‘sota’ points out that the Weirton PD responded to…

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One Year Later, Shooter Cleared in Florida Road Rage Case

On July 23, 2015, in Citrus County, Florida, Robert Doyle and Candelario Gonzalez had a very bad day. Both men made intemperate statements during a road rage incident. Gonzalez had…

An Amnesty Any Administration Can Implement

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In 1968, Lyndon Baines Johnson forced the gun control act of 1968 through a reluctant Congress. The act was not popular, but Johnson’s ability to twist arms and bribe Congressmen…

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West Virginia Cop Fired for Not Shooting a Suspect

A domestic dispute call ended up costing Weirton, West Virginia police officer Stephen Mader his job, because he failed to shoot a suspect on the scene, believing instead that he…

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Madison, WI Ban on Guns on City Transit Heard at Supreme Court

In 1999, Wisconsin passed a statue which prohibited political subdivisions of the state from regulating firearms. The statute was expanded in 2011 with the passage of the shall issue permit…

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NJ Court Strikes Down Ban on Imported Hunting Trophies

Safari Club International writes [via ammoland.com] Hunters and taxidermists obtained a victory this week when a federal judge struck down New Jersey’s ban on trophy importation. [Note: picture is from Houston.] On August…

Third Circuit Ruing Restores Non-Violent Ex-Cons’ Gun Rights

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There was a win for advocates of the right to keep and bear arms on Wednesday, although the judges writing the opinion twisted themselves into knots trying to protect civil liberties without…

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Chicago Officially Surpasses 2015’s Homicides and Shootings Totals

As of Wednesday, September 7, Chicago’s homicide and shooting numbers surpassed the entirety of a very violent 2015. And 2014, 2013, 2012…all the way back to the late-1990s. And we’ve…

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Let The Bodies Hit The Floor – 31 Shot, 9 Murdered in Chicago on Labor Day

Drowning Pool’s “Let The Bodies Hit The Floor” should probably be Chicago’s new anthem given the unprecedented level of violence thus far in 2016. In fact, Chicago eclipsed 500 homicides…