SHOT staying in Las Vegas through at least 2018 The deal to keep the show at Sands Expo extended another year and will mean at least nine straight years in Vegas. SHOT is the largest firearms trade show in the world and the fifth largest trade show in Las Vegas, and the city must agree […]
Murdoc doesn’t watch a lot of TV, but when he was sick over the holidays he spent a few days watching the entire run of The Walking Dead. Pretty good, for the most part. He tries to ignore the fact that these people seem to be able to pick off zombies with one shot between […]
Eugene Volokh in the WaPo: The view that the Second Amendment protects some sort of right to carry guns outside the home remains the minority view among post-Heller appellate courts, but it’s a substantial minority, and this decision adds to that minority. Here is a bit from the decision noting that while both Heller and […]
Gotta make you smile: Associates defend man who had gun in school He was a well-known face in the movement for the SAFE Act, the state law that made carrying a gun on school property a felony. He was also a familiar presence in the hallways of the city’s Harvey Austin Elementary School, where he […]
Wow: American Rifleman, one of the magazines that members of the National Rifle Association can receive as part of their membership, posted a 29.3% boost in circulation in the second half of last year, compared with the second half of 2012, according to new numbers released Thursday by the Alliance for Audited Media, which tracks […]
The new list of gun giveaway contests for this month is up at The Weapon Blog.
Texas: A Burleson County Grand Jury declined to indict the man who shot and killed a Burleson County Sheriff’s Deputy who was serving a search warrant in December. Investigators were executing a search warrant at Henry McGee’s mobile home near Snook when the shooting happened. A grand jury decided there wasn’t enough evidence for him […]
Those who buy a GSG STG-44 rimfire replica of the StG 44 between now and May 31st can get a $50 rebate. The rebate form is supposed to be at http://www.americantactical.us/page/stgrebate.html but the page seems broken at the moment. Meanwhile, here’s a pic of some STG-44s in concept colors from the SHOT Show: