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  1. Put sexual assault orders on equal footing - Wed, 15 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Spokesman-Review

    A bill to align sexual assault protection orders with orders related to domestic violence and harassment makes perfect sense, but this is the advocates' third try. The objections have never been clear.


  2. Senate Lets Mentally Ill People Buy GunsBy Cliff SchecterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Daily Beast

    Republicans voted to end a policy that sends the names of people unable to work because of 'severe' impairments to have their backgrounds checked. Wednesday morning, the Senate decided to join their brethren and sistren in the House of Representatives and vote to place guns in the hands of people too mentally unstable to manage their own bank accounts.


  3. Senators Isakson, Perdue vote to protect Second Amendment rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Calhoun Times

    U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson and David Perdue today voted to protect the Second Amendment rights of American citizens by halting an Obama Administration rule that requires the Social Security Administration to report the information of some beneficiaries to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System , essentially adding them to a list of ... (more)


  4. NRA Got Spanked for Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NewsBlaze

    A Federal district court judge issued an Order and tentative ruling on Valentine's Day smacking down the National Rifle Association's latest attempt at obtaining "shall issue" concealed carry permits in the State of California. Flanagan et al v.


  5. Bill eases gun carry if protective order issuedRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Journal Gazette

    ... arm themselves immediately instead of waiting to get a license to carry a gun. Currently in Indiana, Hoosiers can have guns in their homes but need a license to carry it off that property. Some people are banned from getting a license, including ...


  6. Senate poised to repeal Obama gun ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CBS News

    Senate Republicans are set to repeal an Obama administration regulation that prevents individuals with mental health conditions from purchasing firearms. The Senate vote on a resolution of disapproval to scrap the rule is expected to happen about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.


  7. Conservatives take a leap of faith on GorsuchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Washington Examiner

    ... his organization confidence enough to support Gorsuch's confirmation. Keane said Gorsuch's firsthand experience with guns helps the National Shooting Sports Foundation's opinion of the Supreme Court nominee. If the Senate confirms Gorsuch, Keane ...


  8. Valentine's Day in Colorado Springs - fully loadedRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Gazette

    "A lot of times, people do the same old thing for Valentine's Day - you know, give each other flowers, get some chocolates or something like that," said Chris Fleming, 43. Instead, he and his wife of 11 years, Christel, spent the afternoon in friendly competition, shooting at a target that looked like a game of Battleship. Christel, 38, emerged victorious.


  9. UMass rejects 4-H firearms programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Recorder

    A gun owners group is up in arms over the University of Massachusetts' decision not to approve a 4-H youth development program on shooting sports.


  10. Las Vegas law firm seeks public records related to Question 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The law firm filed a massive public records request Monday in pursuit of communication between several state agencies, police departments, the FBI and the National Rifle Association.


  11. Congress Is Repealing Rules To Keep Guns From The Mentally IllRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Switched

    Congress is about to take the final step to repeal a Social Security Administration rule that was written to prevent mentally incompetent people from buying guns. By law, people who have been " adjudicated as a mental defective" by a court or other authority, such as the Social Security Administration, are barred from buying guns and are supposed to be added to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, or NICS, as it's known.


  12. Demand common sense gun laws from Florida legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Miami Herald

    As Florida and the nation grapple with the horror of mass shootings, the one thread that has remained unbroken between the NRA and gun-safety advocates has been the agreement that guns have no place in the hands of mentally ill people. How often have NRA-funded politicians responded to a gun massacre with, "Guns aren't the problem, it's mental illness!" Those of us closest to the tragedies know it is both.


  13. Gun rights advocates up in arms over proposed fee hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Day

    ... for people to be able to own a handgun for self-protection and target shooting." Ernie King, an employee of The Outpost Guns & Ammo in Uncasville and a pistol permit holder since the 1980s, said a lot of people who go into the shop are upset about ...


  14. Exclusive: Perfecting the 3-inch 1911Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Guns Magazine

    ... better front-strap checkering than 30 LPI machined into a steel frame. The front-strap checkering on plastic framed guns is okay; same for aluminum-framed guns. It's just hard to beat the feel of finely machined steel. All-steel construction. Yep, ...


  15. The Dirt - On DirtRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | American Handgunner

    ... was the worst form of torture imaginable. Outside was where all the action was. Remember those lever action "pop" guns that propelled corks with puffs of air? Once the cork was lost, usually in a day or so, it didn't take long for our mischievous ...


  16. Better Buy: TASER International, Inc. vs. Sturm, Ruger & Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Fox News

    ... materialized, either, and in 2017 we'll likely see slower sales because of a political climate less hostile to guns. It may sound counterintuitive, but the best time to be an investor in a company that makes guns is when there's gun regulation on ...


  17. Gun owners start push back against Malloy pistol fee hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | WTNH

    Over 250,000 Connecticut residents hold a Connecticut 'Permit to Carry Pistols and Revolvers.' To get one, you must take a training course and currently pay a $70 fee for a five-year permit.


  18. Organization Educates Women On How To Use FirearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... fluff or frills" for women gun owners of any age. The Gainesville/Micanopy chapter is stationed at Harry Beckwith Guns & Range, at 12130 S HWY 41, and has been active for about 4 years. During meetings the women discuss different topics and go to ... 1 comment

  19. Trinidad and Tobago to Consider More Gun Permit ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | AmmoLand

    Trinidad and Tobago is a small island nation just off the coast of Venezuela. In Trinidad and Tobago, legally obtaining a gun is not easy.


  20. Connecticut Gun Owners Fight Fee IncreasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 |

    Monday's Appropriations Committee public hearing was one of the first places where Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed fee increases for gun permit holders was discussed, but it won't be the last. Gun owners, according to Connecticut Citizens Defense League President Scott Wilson, expect their presence will get louder as the proposal moves forward.