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  1. Firearms in the News
    http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/article/20140126/NEWS05/301260041/3-men-injured-shootings-Lloyd-club?nclick_check=1 "Police are investigating the shocking spate of violence in which two men were shot outside a Lloyd nightclub early Saturday morning and a third man was shot in a car by police...
  2. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Utah: Concealed Carry in Schools; Zero School Shootings. Coincidence? "Utah is one of the states that has the least restrictions on second amendment rights in the nation. It is one of the few that do not forbid concealed carry permit holders from carrying their personal defensive firearms in...
  3. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Crime Study Debunks Mass Shooting Myths - Leah Barkoukis [/B]
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    The FBI used to define mass shootings as those in which 4 or more people were killed in a "public" (school, mall, workplace) venue. Now, we all know that it is easier to drum up support for greater firearm restrictions if the public becomes concerned about the number of mass shootings...
  5. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    In response to the recent letters in support of the NY SAFE Act, I would like to point out a few misconceptions. Defenders argue that the law makes our schools, homes and businesses safer. This is not the case, nor is it the intention of the act. Like every new law, it simply deprives us of more...
  6. Firearms in the News
    "The FBI has helped to disrupt or prevent nearly 150 shootings and violent attacks this year, in part by steering potential gunmen toward mental health professionals. There have been hundreds of these disruptions since 2011, Attorney General Eric Holder told an audience of police chiefs in...
  7. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    "Bizarre police logic has led prosecutors to hold a Brooklyn man responsible for the shooting injuries of two other people, even though the man was unarmed at the time and the police were the ones who opened fire." Cops shoot bystanders, charge unarmed man with shootings | The Daily Caller
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    (U//FOUO) Los Angeles Fusion Center: School Shootings Five-Year Analysis 2008-2013 | Public Intelligence There are some great facts and numbers for the logical pro gun thinker here. Plenty of facts to throw at the grabbers when they wave their bloody shirts and use their emotional arguments...
  9. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    September 26, 2013 Liberalism and Mass Shootings By J.R. Dunn Read more: Articles: Liberalism and Mass Shootings Follow us: @AmericanThinker on Twitter | AmericanThinker on Facebook One thing generally overlooked in the uproar over the Washington Navy Yard shooting -- and all other recent...
  10. Firearms in the News
    13 Must-Know Stats on Gun Violence and Public Shootings | Independent Journal Review Don't let those ugly facts get in the way now.
  11. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Despite mass shootings, gun-control advocates losing ground in the states - The Washington Post Perhaps a slight glimmer of hope?
  12. Firearms in the News
    9 Potential Mass Shootings That Were Stopped By Someone With A Personally-Owned Firearm | Not sure if this was posted before but I felt this was an appropriate time. Won't hear this in the MSM.
  13. Off-Topic
    Two Senators Move to Bring Mental Health Bill to the Senate Floor Following Navy Shooting "A bi-partisan effort by New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte (R) and Alaska Senator Mark Begich (D) seeks to bring a mental health bill to the floor of the Senate for consideration." Not sure how I feel...
  14. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Diminishing Returns: Why the D.C. Shooting Won't Lead to New Gun Laws - Philip Bump - The Atlantic Wire Check out the Daily News cover. I wouldn't line my birds cage with that trash.
  15. Firearms in the News
    We've had a thread on each of these shootings, but it's worth another look at the total tally so far. Toddlers aged 3-6 have killed 11 people this year, all too often themselves. And they have fired off guns 10 other times without killing someone. In a couple of these cases, the toddler did not...
  16. Firearms in the News
    MrColionNoir: How to Stop MASS SHOOTINGS - YouTube Not sure if you folks have seen this.
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    A taste of our future - NYPOST.com
  18. Firearms in the News
    EDIT: Correct link Chicago Weekend Shootings: Four Dead Among The 26 Shot Around The City In Weekend Gun Violence Doesn't this once and for all show gun control does not equal safety? And of course this didn't make big news.
  19. Firearms in the News
    Police: Citizens should act to stop mass shootings I've always thought this. I don't understand that mentality that "somebody else" is responsible for your safety, and I know there's a lot of members here that will agree. While the police are called to handle situations, ultimately YOU are...
  20. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    See, the more gun laws you have, the less shootings happen, right? Oh wait, WRONG!!! Authorities: 4 dead in California shooting spree - Yahoo! News The most communist state in the union (soon to be tied by NYS) and look at that, STILL shootings. Bet the guns used were totally legal and only...
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