Bill would exempt state firearms from federal regulation According to the bill, a personal firearm, a firearm accessory or ammunition that is manufactured commercially or privately in West Virginia and that remains within the borders of the state is not subject to federal law or federal regulation, including registration, under the authority of Congress to […]
West Virginia: The veteran officer was using a Glock 21 .45 caliber pistol with out of country ammunition at a shooting range outside of Moundsville, [Chief Deputy Kevin] Cecil said. It’s believed the ammunition was bad, causing the receiver to blow apart in the sergeant’s hand. Ouch. Link sent by a reader.
via Outdoor Wire: Archery and muzzleloader deer hunters in West Virginia will be able to enjoy additional antlerless deer hunting opportunities this fall, according to Frank Jezioro, Director of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. The Natural Resources Commission recently approved a special antlerless deer archery season and a special antlerless deer muzzleloader season […]
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 […]
West Virginia Governor Signs Hunter Safety Education Bill Signed into law on April 1, Senate Bill 9 directs the West Virginia Board of Education to develop a hunter safety program for use in the state’s public schools. It will be offered to students in grades six through twelve. This is a great thing, because anything […]
Three “Castle Doctrine” self-defense bills under consideration: Maryland: Senate Bill 449 Introduced by State Senators E. J. Pipkin (R-36) and David Brinkley (R-4). West Virginia: Senate Bill No. 145 Unanimously passed by the WV Senate Judiciary Committee this week. Minnesota: House File 498 Would increase the allowances for the use of deadly force in defense […]