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278 Gun Owners In New York Mentally Unstable

278 Gun Owners In New York Mentally Unstable

Syracuse Post-Standard’s report from last week shows that there the state made a list of 38,718 names, representing a collection of persons for whom it might be risky to won a gun, as deemed by health professionals, such as psychiatrist. When this was compared to the list of gun permit holders, the concurrence was less than 1%, at 278 names. Leah Gunn Barret from New Yorkers Against Gun Violence i... »

Museum To Return WWII Guns To Owners Following New Legislation

Museum To Return WWII Guns To Owners Following New Legislation

In November, Washington state voters passed legislation regarding background checks for firearm purchases, including online sales or gun shows, as well as transfers or loans. This affected, among others, the Lynden Pioneer Museum which had to return 11 guns from WWII they currently have in the exhibit. The exhibit is named “Over the Beach: The WWII Pacific Theater” and it relied heavily on people ... »

Washington State Gun Owners Plan To Stage A Civil Disobedience Protest Over I-594

Washington State Gun Owners Plan To Stage A Civil Disobedience Protest Over I-594

Both New York and Connecticut passed gun control laws of questionable constitutional provenance – according to some interpretations, thousands of people owning AR-15 will be in violation of the law for not registering their guns. Now, gun owners from Washington state plan to engage in some large scale civil disobedience. Some 5,500 people plan to deliberately violate Washington’s new gun con... »

Washington Passes A Gun Control Initiative

Washington Passes A Gun Control Initiative

Last Tuesday held an important anti gun regulation has been passed in Washington state. The Initiative 594, which requires universal background checks for gun buyers in the state. The Initiative was voted for by 60 percent of voters, and will require regulation of weapon purchases at gun shows or over the internet. Seattle mayor Ed Murray claims that this is a part of a system of common-sense rule... »

Smart Guns: Future For The police?

Smart Guns: Future For The police?

In the wake of recent shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, the public is once again worried about the use of excessive force by the police. This is where Yardam Technologies comes in. Yardam Technologies, from Santa Cruz, California, is working on a tracking device for police guns. The device will be small enough to fit in the handle and will provide information on the gun via bluetoot... »

Mother Facing Prosecution For Her Son’s Actions

Mother Facing Prosecution For Her Son’s Actions

Leah Wilcken’s son took a semi-automatic and some ammo from their home and brought to his school, Will Rogers Continuation School in Van Nuys, last May. Now, his mother is facing four counts of misdemeanor. Los Angeles City Attorney, Mike Feur said that it was disconcerting due to the fact that the boy “allegedly had an altercation with another student just the day before”. After the detecti... »

Weapons and Armor Stolen from FBI Agent's Car

Weapons and Armor Stolen from FBI Agent’s Car

UNION COUNTY, N.C. – This Monday between midnight and 8 AM, two guns belonging to the FBI were stolen in the Hunter Oaks neighborhood off Rea Road. The guns were in an agent’s car at the time. Thieves stole the following items: one Remington 870 shotgun, one Colt M-4LE rifle and a body armor with FBI patches. Weapons and armor were stored in a locked trunk in black canvas bags. Union C... »

3D printed gun

3D Metal Printing an AR-15 at Home? Is There a Price for Freedom?

The appearance of the first fully operational and lethal 3-D printed gun exploded like a bombshell last year. Now everyone can build a homemade weapon just by downloading the schematics and hitting the Print tab. These days, the pioneer of the 3-D gunsmithing, Cody Wilson, has revolutionized the concept even more, by introducing first metal designs. The Ghost Gunner is the name of his new project.... »

Port Allen

10% Restaurant Discount If You’re Packing

Bergeron’s Restaurant in Port Allen is giving a surprising discount for its customers who have guns on them. We are talking 10% off, as the local NBC affiliate KETK says in its article. The owner, Kevin Cox, has this message for his customers: “I need you to be carrying a gun. As long as everybody has a gun, we’re all the same size.” He claims that the idea was hatched after he noticed a lot... »

Four Students End up in Prison After Guns Were Found in Brownsville Middle School

Four Students End up in Prison After Guns Were Found in Brownsville Middle School

Guns were spotted by fellow students and reported to the police. According to the police spokesperson, one of the guns was found in a backpack belonging to one of the students, while another was found on one of the students. Some sources suggest K-9 units were spotted in search of guns, as well. Parents were shaken by this as one of them stated that all that was on her mind was “absolute fear”. An... »

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