Trump Era Gun Checks Remain Near Record Levels through June 2018

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Many people believed that President Trump would preside over an era of decreasing firearm sales...the so-called Trump Slump. Firearm sales dropped a little from...

Small Arms Survey Shows US With 46% of Privately Owned Firearms

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According to the Small Arms Survey released this week, world wide private firearms ownership has increased from about 650 million in 2006 to 857...

TSA Discovers Over 100 Pistols In Carry-Ons In One Week

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The Transportation Security Agency discovered 101 pistols in carry-on luggage at TSA-covered airports in the US during the week of May 14-20. In that...

2018 May NICS Background Checks Highest on Record

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May 2018 set a new record for the number of National Instant Background Checks conducted by the FBI with a total of 2,002,992. The...

Washington Post: Who Are You Going to Believe, Us or Your Lyin’ Eyes?

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Is it that time again already? Time to downplay the number of gun owners in the US in hopes of further marginalizing us? Apparently...

Three-Barrel “Cigarette Guns” Captured by Australian Forces

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These highly unusual firearms were captured by Australian forces after the occupation of East Timor by Indonesia. In 1999 and later, Australian forces were...

February 2018 NICS Background Checks Second Highest on Record

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The number of National Instant Check System (NIC) one in February ran just ahead of last year's total. And 2017 as a whole was...
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Arming Teachers: Myths vs. Facts

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Laura Carno, Executive Director of FASTERColorado.com, writes : There has been more national and local news coverage about arming school staff in the past...

The US Now Has More Than 400 Million Privately Owned Firearms

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The number of private firearms in the United States continues to soar. According to Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, (ATF) figures just...

Matthew Bowman’s AK-47 Clone Defensive Gun Use Ruled Justified…Eventually

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  Matthew Bowman shot and killed Jimmy Harold Tillery using an AK-47 clone (above) in 2015. Last week, after a long delay, a jury cleared...

Falling Bullet Injuries: Pakistan v. U.S.

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On July 1st, 2017, 13-year-old Noa Inman of Hammond, Indiana was struck by celebratory gunfire. He died from a wound to the head. Such...

The Mechanics Behind SIG P320 Drop Safety Failures

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If every degree on the X, Y, and Z axes is a data point, there are over 46 million potential orientations in which to...