GA Tech students push for guns on campus A recent spike in crime on a university campus in Atlanta has renewed the debate about students being allowed to carry guns. Robert Eager and Kyle Wilkins are leading the charge to bring guns to Georgia Tech’s campus with their campaign Students for Concealed Carry. Via Instapundit.
Good: 12 states on path to guns with no permits Colorado, Iowa, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota and Virgina have no-permit-needed legislation in the works. They’d join Alaska, Arizona, Vermont and Wyoming. South Dakota is just waiting for the governor’s signature.
700K Ecstasy tabs seized, Customs agent arrested Prosecutors in Georgia say they have seized 700,000 tabs of Ecstasy and have charged a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent along with 13 others in what they say was a large-scale drug trafficking scheme… Customs agent Devon Samuels is charged with laundering drug money, smuggling cash and […]
US Practical Shooting Association: The 2010 pistol shooting championship season kicks off with the U.S. Practical Shooting Association’s (USPSA) Area 6 Pistol Championship and once again Georgia-based firearms maker Glock has been named the overall match sponsor. The Area 6 region includes the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. […]
Here’s another bit on the Pizza Guy issue: Southside precinct officers go undercover to prevent robberies Savannah cops posing as delivery drivers in hopes of catching criminals in the act. Or at least making them think twice before robbing someone. Navies have used “Q-ships,” vessels that look like merchant ships but are well-armed with concealed […]
Via the NRA-ILA: On June 11, the top law enforcement officials of nearly half the states signed a letter to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, expressing their opposition to reinstatement of the federal ban on semi-automatic firearms. “We share the Obama Administration’s commitment to reducing illegal drugs and violent crime within the United States. We […]
Uncle: Some people built houses near the range and are surprised that ranges are noisy (note: if sound suppressors weren’t so heavily regulated, this wouldn’t be a problem). So, they try to shut it down. They lose. They do the logical thing and vandalize and destroy property. “U Will Loose” What I find amusing is […]
Massbackwards: They always told us that if college students were allowed to carry handguns, there would be “blood in the streets”. And, they were right! COLLEGE PARK, Ga. — A group of college students said they are lucky to be alive and they’re thanking the quick-thinking of one of their own. Police said a fellow […]