Guns in America

NH GOP Lawmaker Proposes Armed Revolt

NH GOP Lawmaker Proposes Armed Revolt
In an interview with a right-wing talk show Saturday, a New Hampshire Republican lawmaker argued that armed rebellion may be the “next step” for right-wing activists.
J.R. Hoell, a Tea Party-aligned state representative from Dunbarton, has been 
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After Sandy Hook: Why Gun Supporters Are as Fervent and Steadfast as Ever

After Sandy Hook: Why Gun Supporters Are as Fervent and Steadfast as Ever
At about this time last year, 20 six- and seven-year-old children, along with six adult school staff members were murdered in the town of Sandy Hook by the mentally disturbed son of a Connecticut gun lover — whose last gift to her overtly troubled son was a check intended for the purchase of a CZ 83 pistol. In Missouri and across the country, gun advocates are holding onto their firearms tighter than they ever have before.
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Liberals, Take Note: Dems Ran on Gun Control in VA and Won

Liberals, Take Note: Dems Ran on Gun Control in VA and Won
Just when it had become clear from the Colorado recalls that the NRA and its allies had scared Democrats around the land from ever mentioning guns again, it seems that not all the votes had been counted.
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Judge Rules CO Sheriffs Can't Sue State Over Gun Laws

Judge Rules CO Sheriffs Can't Sue State Over Gun Laws
A Colorado judge has ruled that county sheriffs can not sue the state as a group in their official capacities, but allowed them to do so as individuals. The lawsuit is part of the ongoing legal and political battles inside Colorado over gun rights and safety regulations.
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Gun Advocates Appeal 'Firearms Freedom Act' Ruling

Gun Advocates Appeal 'Firearms Freedom Act' Ruling
Gun advocates asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to overturn a lower court's ruling against state laws designed to buck federal gun rules. Earlier this year, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a district judge's decision against the 2009 Montana Firearms Freedom Act. The law attempts to declare that federal firearms regulations don't apply to guns kept in the state where they were manufactured.
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Shooting Victims Line Up to Protect New Colorado Gun Laws

Shooting Victims Line Up to Protect New Colorado Gun Laws
Maybe the most dangerous place in Colorado to support gun-control is at the state capitol. After helping pass modest new gun laws, two senators were recalled in special elections and the “gunnies” are working to recall another senate supporter now. So a coalition of gun-control supporting groups held a news conference at the capitol Monday morning to remind shaky legislators why they voted for the gun laws in the first place.
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Ted Nugent Blames Liberals and Welfare Programs for Gun Violence

Ted Nugent Blames Liberals and Welfare Programs for Gun Violence
National Rifle Association board member Ted Nugent knows the real culprit for gun violence: welfare programs. In his latest column, Nugent that the “social welfare programs designed, engineered and promoted by liberals have wreaked havoc on black families across America” and encouraged “urban street rats.”
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Gun Rights Group Terrorizes Mothers Advocating for Gun Safety

Gun Rights Group Terrorizes Mothers Advocating for Gun Safety
Four mothers of the gun safety group Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America were eating at a restaurant this weekend when 40 armed men showed up outside the establishment to intimidate them. Members of Open Carry Texas saw the invite on Facebook and crashed what was a private meeting — not some sort of formal rally.
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Gun Control Opponent: 'Probably What Killed' Trayvon Martin Was His 'Broken Family'

Gun Control Opponent: 'Probably What Killed' Trayvon Martin Was His 'Broken Family'
In an interview with NewsMax’s Steve Malzberg, Gun Owners of American executive director Larry Pratt said that Trayvon Martin was killed because he had a “broken family.”
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Guns & Ammo Magazine Editor Writes Gun Control Column, Gets Shot Down

Guns & Ammo Magazine Editor Writes Gun Control Column, Gets Shot Down
Guns & Ammo editor Dick Metcalf wrote a pro gun control column in the upcoming issue of the magazine. Gun "enthusiasts" were outraged and the magazine has fired the editor.
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