Tag: UT

No Carry Permit Needed in Wyoming

Murdoc’s been off the grid for a while but thought this subject deserved an update: Wyoming Adopts “Constitutional Carry” of Firearms An important step was taken yesterday in Wyoming toward restoring the constitutionally protected right of Americans to keep and bear arms, as that state became the second in less than a year to enact […]

More Honors for the 1911?

State bird, state flower, state gun? Utah could be first to have one The Utah House passed a measure to make the Browning M1911 semiautomatic the state gun in honor of Utahn John Browning. Critics question the wisdom of having a state gun. Honestly, I don’t see this as a big deal either way. But, […]

Not Exactly Under the Radar

Those watching things closely may have noticed a trend: Gun sales jump (Utah) Area gun sales spike (Alabama) Gun sales rise in Ohio, stay flat in Ross County (Ohio) Gun sales shoot up after Election Day (Colorado) Gun sales up, supplies down (Texas) S.D. gun shops see rise in sales (South Dakota) Gun, ammo sales […]

Utah’s CCW

With some commentary A rather even-handed treatment by the media. (Unless the skeptical wonder if the pro-carry guy’s technical problems were not accidental…) I’m not up on the specifics of Utah concealed carry. Is Utah’s program unfunded by general tax dollars? Is Utah’s CCW permit near the tougher end of the range as far as […]