Alan Gura on a Palmer v. D.C. Stay

There have been rumors flying about the intertubes claiming that Alan Gura has agreed not to oppose a stay on the Palmer v. D.C. decision striking down the capital’s carry ban. These stories were fueled in part by the wording in the District’s request for a stay, which originally claimed that it was unopposed. According to […]

Quote of the Day: Inconvenient Truth Edition

“One of the important lessons I learned as a participant in the southern freedom movement of the 1960s shocks many of my liberal friends: Guns don’t kill people; people kill people. I am neither a member nor supporter of the NRA, but both sides in today’s convoluted arguments about gun control and the second amendment need […]

From the Annals of Police Militarization: Vets Heart MRAPs

“I’ve driven them quite a bit,” Pocatello, ID PD Officer Nick Edwards tells re: the department’s new MRAP. “We had quite a few of them assigned to us in Iraq.” That’s not the money shot for Writer Zenon Evans’ attention is captured by Officer Edwards contention that “you can’t put a price on safety.” Which of […]

OMG! An Open Carrier Walks with Walker! OMG!

“What was supposed to be a gentle promotional stroll along the Sheboygan lakefront Friday morning by the state’s first lady, became a bit more concerning to those attending when a local gun-rights advocate showed up with a semi-automatic rifle strapped to his back and a holstered pistol hanging from his waist,” reports. Reading that […]

Austin MDA Moms Protest Open Carry Group…Topless

I’ve spent some time in Austin since RF moved down there and have come to love the place. Sure, the majority of its residents’ preening leftist moral narcissism can be exhausting, but by and large, the capitol makes up for it with an undercurrent of libertarianism combined with great music and a fantastic food scene. […]