New Hampshire on the verge of passing ‘constitutional carry’ The bill is House Bill 536, sponsored by state Rep. J. R. Hoell, and it has already passed the House. The issue is “constitutional carry” – a concept which recognizes that Americans have the Second Amendment right to carry firearms without getting the government’s permission.
Month: January 2012
The National Gun Victim’s Action Council (NGAC) is organizing a nationwide boycott of Starbucks because they refuse to ban legal guns in their establishments. Starbucks’ “Pro-Gun” Policy Prompts Gun Victims’ Advocate Group to Launch Nationwide Boycott on Valentine’s Day 2012 There’s a lot of blah blah blah in that press release. One bit not mentioned […]
Thief drops stolen coin collection into Coinstar machine Police in Oregon are searching for a suspect who allegedly stole a rare coin collection from his own father and traded it in for pennies on the dollar at a local coin-counting machine.
Remembering Giffords shooting, and the reaction
Rummell note that some are Cashing In on shooting of a park ranger in Mt. Rainier National Park: What really got my fur up was this quote from the news article linked to earlier. It has been legal for people to take loaded firearms into Mount Rainier since 2010, when a federal law went into […]
Wisconsin swamped by concealed-carry applications Wisconsin residents have overwhelmed the state Justice Department with so many concealed weapon permit applications agency officials say they probably won’t meet deadlines for issuing approvals this month despite pulling dozens of employees from other tasks to help. A state law that allows Wisconsin residents to carry concealed weapons went […]
I try to keep an eye out for stories about pizza delivery drivers who use guns, which are usually forbidden by company policy, to defend themselves. When a driver returned from a delivery last month, he found his manager tied to a rack and $1000 stolen. The manager reported four masked men entered the store, […]