Nebraska Preemption Bill Very Much in Play

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Nebraska’s preemption bill has moved forward in a significant way. Bill LB68 was voted on by the Government, Military, and Veterans Affairs committed and passed 33 – 11. The Nebraska legislature…

Presenting The Honor Roll of States that Protect the Rights of Travellers

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The prediction from TTAG’s own Second Amendment Coalition member John Boch that Democratic Party intransigence will keep even the slightly watered-down Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill proposed in the Senate from passage this year is disappointing…

A Rare Win: Connecticut ‘Show Your Papers’ Bill Defeated

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Second Amendment supporters won another victory, this time in Connecticut. On Thursday, HB6200 was defeated. The bill would have required individuals who open carry handguns to present permits to law…

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Motherboard’s ‘Mandatory Carry’ Fail – Contest Entry

(This post is an entry in our spring content contest. If you’d like a chance to win a Beretta APX pistol, click here for details.)  By Bobiojimbo Vice.com has published several pro-gun control articles…

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Florida Contemplating Open Carry Decriminalization

Gun owners expected positive things when they elected Republican Greg Steube to the Florida state senate. Senator Steube has rewarded their fair by introducing a number of gun law reform…

Constitutional Carry Advances in South Carolina

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Constitutional Carry is on the move in South Carolina. On March 9th, H. 3930, a passed the Judiciary Constitutional Laws Subcommittee. On 21 March, it passed the full committee by a vote…

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Did Texas Open Carriers Stop An Armed Robbery? Defensive Gun Use of the Day

There are two accounts recorded of the incident pictured above. [Link to video] It happened on 12 March, in Tyler, Texas. One account is from the eye witness who captured…

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Random Thoughts About Denny’s Dallas 30.07 ‘No Open Carry’ Signs

On a Saturday morning in Dallas, Texas, my daughter and I decided to eat breakfast at a nearby Denny’s. On the way in, I noticed the restaurant had posted a 30.07…

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Arkansas Campus Carry Bill Signed Into Law

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson (above), a Republican, signed into law today a bill allowing licensees to carry concealed handguns for personal protection on college campuses, taverns, and the State Capitol building….

Report: Dearborn Cops Tracked Open Carriers Via Social Media Before Police Station Arrests

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Reader John Dingell III writes: There has been an interesting development in the case of two individuals who were arrested for open carry in the anteroom of the Dearborn, Michigan…

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Florida Supreme Court Affirms Open Carry Ban

In the matter of Dale Lee Norman v. State of Florida, a divided Florida Supreme Court affirmed the Sunshine State’s general ban on the open carry of firearms, even by…

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Course Review: Rick’s Firearm Academy Michigan CPL Class

The rain was coming down in buckets that Saturday afternoon. A good thing, given that all of southeast Michigan was in a drought at the time. Still, it curtailed most…