NRA Carry Guard Terminates Remaining Policies

The NRA rolled out its “Carry Guard” insurance program in 2017 with great fanfare. Now, a mere two years later, not only has Josh Powell’s brainstorm ceased accepting new customers, but existing participants have received notices of cancellation. Andrew Branca over at The Law of Self-Defense reports on the death rattle of the NRA’s supposedly […]

California Concealed Carry Trainer Accidentally Shoots Student While Clearing His Gun

One of the requirements of getting a concealed carry permit in California — yes, you can do that there, depending on the attitude of your local chief law enforcement officer — is undergoing up to 16 hours of training. According to state law, that curriculum includes “instruction on firearm safety, firearm handling, shooting technique, and […]

25th Anniversary of Nation’s Longest-Running NRA Youth Shooting Camp

Watching young people gain self-empowerment and confidence shooting handguns makes me happy. That serves as the payoff for me and my fellow GSL Defense Training instructors at America’s longest-running NRA Youth Shooting Camp in Bloomington, Ilinois. Darnall’s GunWorks and Ranges hosts the kids each year for a four-day, three-night gun camp on their property. And […]