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NOW, MORE THAN EVER, THERE COULDN'T BE A MORE APPROPRIATE TIME FOR A PRO-SECOND AMENDMENT DEMONSTRATION TO OCCUR AT PENNSYLVANIA’S EASTON AREA HIGH SCHOOL. OVER THE PAST FEW MONTHS, THE LEFT HAS MADE A SWIFT ATTEMPT TO TAKE AWAY SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS: "WE DON'T WANNA TAKE YOUR SECOND AMENDMENT AWAY, WE JUST WANNA MAKE IT HARDER TO GET A GUN," OR "WE JUST WANNA TAKE AWAY 'ASSAULT RIFLES,' NOT ALL GUNS."WHILE HIS CLASSMATES WILL BE JOINING A SCHOOL WALKOUT TO COMMEMORATE THE 19TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COLUMBINE SHOOTING, ONE PARKLAND STUDENT WILL BE HOSTING CONSERVATIVE SPEAKERS ON A FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM. KYLE KASHUV, A CONSERVATIVE STUDENT AT MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL IN PARKLAND, FLA., ANNOUNCED ON TWITTER HE WILL BE HOSTING FOUR PROMINENT GUEST SPEAKERS ON A FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM “TO DISCUSS WAYS TO SAVE LIVES WITHOUT INFRINGING ON 2A [SECOND AMENDMENT] AND THE IMPORTANCE OF MENTAL HEALTH AND NOT BULLYING.”IN FEBRUARY, WITH THE NEWS CAMERAS ROLLING OUTSIDE AN INDIANAPOLIS POLICE DISTRICT HEADQUARTERS, U.S. ATTORNEY JOSH MINKLER STEPPED TO THE PODIUM FOR TWO REASONS. HE ANNOUNCED THE RESULTS OF A MULTI-AGENCY INVESTIGATION CALLED OPERATION LITTLE DIPPER. MEMBERS OF A VIOLENT GANG WHO TRAFFICKED GUNS AND DRUGS, HE SAID, WERE NOW OFF THE STREETS.REPUBLICAN LAWMAKERS ON THURSDAY PRESSED A FEDERAL RESERVE OFFICIAL TO ADDRESS MOVES BY BANKS TO STOP DOING SOME BUSINESS WITH THE GUN INDUSTRY IN THE WAKE OF A DEADLY SHOOTING AT A FLORIDA HIGH SCHOOL IN FEBRUARY. FED VICE CHAIRMAN FOR SUPERVISION RANDAL QUARLES REPLIED THAT IT WASN’T HIS ROLE TO SECOND-GUESS BANKS’ BUSINESS DECISIONS RELATED TO THE GUN DEBATE.ONE OF THE BIGGEST U.S. ONLINE GUN MARKETS CAN BE HELD LIABLE FOR NEGLIGENCE FOR THE PRIVATE SALE OF A WEAPON USED IN A FATAL SHOOTING SPREE, WISCONSIN’S HIGHEST COURT SAID IN THE FIRST DECISION OF ITS KIND. ARMSLIST.COM ISN’T PROTECTED BY THE COMMUNICATIONS DECENCY ACT OF 1996, WHICH LARGELY IMMUNIZES ONLINE SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM RESPONSIBILITY FOR POSTS BY THIRD-PARTIES, THE STATE SUPREME COURT SAID IN REVERSING A LOWER COURT’S RULING.

Home Defense Archive

Nat’l – Tweetle Dumb and Tweetle Dee – FAIL: NPR’s hot take about guns and ‘the average person’ is SO scorching it spontaneously combusts

TWITCHY.COM April 16, 2018 – Another day, another “here’s why guns don’t make you safer” hot take, this time courtesy of NPR: “The average person … has basically no chance in their lifetime ever to use a gun in self-defense,” one researcher concluded after analyzing figures from the National Crime Victimization Survey. https://n.pr/2HBlTku 

A magazine ranked US states’ gun laws — and that led to legislation in Idaho today

IDAHO STATESMAN January 31, 2018 – Legislation prompted by Idaho’s low ranking on a 2013 gun rights survey was introduced in the House State Affairs Committee on Monday. The “castle doctrine” or Stand Your Ground bill expands legal protections for property owners who shoot someone who breaks into their home, car or business. Alexandria Kincaid, an attorney representing the Idaho Second Amendment Alliance, told the committee that interest in…

MO – Home Defense – Homeowner shoots intruder—and police give ominous warning to crooks about break-in victims with guns

THE BLAZE.COM December 15, 2017 – After a homeowner in Independence, Missouri, shot an intruder Thursday afternoon, police issued an ominous warning to those who are committing similar crimes. “Some of these people are going around breaking into homes, they need to know that there could be an armed homeowner who’s going to defend themselves if they get into a situation like this,” Independence Police Public Information Officer John…

OK – Home Defense – TAKING AIM: Arm’s length is far too close

STILLWATER NEWS PRESS November 22, 2017 – It’s a homeowner’s nightmare: something goes bump in the night and you’re pretty sure you put the cat out. Nonetheless, you pick up your trusty sidearm and descend the stairs. You move quietly to the light switch next to the door and flip it on. It takes a moment for your brain to register that there is indeed someone in your home….

MS – Home Defense – Don’t bring a paddle to a gun fight – you cannot make this up (VIDEO)

Y’ALL POLITICS.COM (VIA JACKSON, MS CLARION-LEDGER) November 1, 2017 – The alleged intruder, identified by police as Juwan M. Bibbs, will probably remember Sunday for a long time to come. It could have been the most noteworthy discipline session he’s had in his short 22 years. Former Jackson mayor Tony Yarber, who is not a small man, grabbed Bibbs and pulled him into the garage so that he could…

Nat’l – Home Defense – Police: Intruder Kicks in Wrong Door, Dies from Gunshot Wound

BREITBART.COM October 27, 2017 – Indianapolis police say 34-year-old Percy Walker kicked in the wrong door and was shot and killed by a father protecting two young children. The incident occurred during the night. According to CBS 4, police indicate that Walker literally kicked down the front door of the apartment, then rushed inside.   

ID – Home Defense – CCW Weekend: Short-Barrel Pistol Grip Shotguns – Thanks, But…

DAILY CALLER.COM September 9, 2017 – A few manufacturers have found exploitable loopholes in the National Firearms Act of 1968 and – to the delight of some – are “thumbing their noses” at the authorities and producing short-barrel pistol grip shotguns. They’re marketed for the home defense set, and a coterie of tactical accessories is sure to follow. A number of people are certainly excited about the Mossberg Shockwave…

IL – Home Defense – Police: Chicago homeowner fatally shoots 3 home invaders (VIDEO)

ABC 7 CHICAGO.COM August 14, 2017 – Three people were killed in an apparent home invasion on the Far South Side and police are investigating it as a case of self-defense.
A 24 year-old man, 17-year-old boy and 24-year-old woman broke into the home through the basement, police said. A man in his 30s who lives in the home with his family and has a valid firearm owners’ identification card…

TX – Home Defense – Grandmother, 60, shoots home invasion suspect dead in Texas (VIDEO)

KTRK.COM July 31, 2017 – A grandmother, 60, shot and killed one home invasion suspect while another is on the run on Monday. Harris County deputies said the two men came into the house through the garage, and were armed.  “Both were armed with pistols, she confronted both suspects, retrieved a handgun and fired several times at both subjects,” Deputy Thomas Gilliland told KTRK.  The woman, who was alone at the…

FL – Home Defense – Homeowner shoots, kills burglar during Lake County home invasion, deputies say (VIDEO)

WFTV.COM  Jul 31, 2017 – CLERMONT, Fla. – A tenant said he shot at several people who were trying to break into his Clermont apartment early Sunday, killing one, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies responded to the home invasion at Raintree Apartments at 2 a.m. The apartment tenant told deputies that four people attempted to enter his apartment. The tenant told deputies one of the intruders, Aswad Emmanuel Velazquez, 22,…

Int’l – Home Defense – Canadian Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Wrestling Away Gun, Shooting Suspect

BREITBART.COM July 31, 2017 – A man in Halifax, Nova Scotia, faces numerous charges—including attempted murder—after wrestling a gun away from a home invasion suspect and shooting him with it. “Three men entered the residence with guns and a struggle took place with two men inside.” The two men inside the home managed to take away one of the guns and “several shots were fired as the suspects fled.”…

OH – Home Defense – 10 Must Have SHTF Guns

BUCKEYE FIREARMS ASSOCIATION.ORG July 28, 2017 – The perfect SHTF gun doesn’t exist all in one weapon, here is a run-down of the features of some of the top-rated weapons available. 1. S&W 686/586 357 Magnum. It is made to endure heavy usage and designed with an L-frame, which Smith & Wesson created for durability. The trigger has been modified over the years to make it smoother and more…

CT – Home Defense – Editorial: The Day Connecticut Felt Invaded

HARTFORD COURANT.COM July 23, 2017 – The Cheshire home invasion, which took place on this day 10 years ago, shattered Connecticut’s sense of security like no crime up till then. Every house suddenly felt vulnerable. Sales of window bars, alarms and mace went through the roof. The shared feeling was that if this horrible crime could happen to this nice family — a caring doctor and school nurse and…

AL – Home Defense – “I Opened The Door And Smoked ‘Em”: Veteran Relives Home Invasion In Theodore (VIDEO)

WKRG.COM – June 23, 2017 –  The military veteran who survived being shot in a home invasion attempt in Theodore is speaking out on how he managed to return fire and save his own life. Michael Irving, 62, spoke to News 5’s Allen Carter about the scary moment he answered his door and was shot by three suspects accused of trying to break-in and steal Irving’s medication. Irving says…

TN – Home Defense – Tennessee man’s confrontation with Georgia fugitives talks about gun ownership (VIDEO)

THE TENNESSEAN.COM June 17, 2017 – The harrowing confrontation between escaped Georgia fugitives and a Christiana man rekindled rallying cries about the value of gun ownership. Patrick Hale, 35, was in his car with his 3-year-old daughter, gun in hand, when he came face to face with fugitives Ricky Dubose and Donnie Rowe in his driveway. Hale said the first thing he did after hearing the fugitives could be nearby was load…

FL – Home Defense – This Is Why You Need To Own And Have Self Defense Training With A Gun In Sarasota Fl Video Captures Armed Robbery

PI BILL WARNER.WORDPRESS.COM June 16, 2017 – The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office arrested five men from South Florida in connection with an Armed Robbery that occurred early Thursday morning in Sarasota. Just after 4:45 a.m., June 15, 2017, the Public Safety Communications Center received a report of a suspicious person armed with a rifle, at a home in the 2100 block of Dodge Avenue Sarasota Fl. As deputies were responding,…

SHTF Preparedness (VIDEO)

SURVIVE THE WILD.NET June 17, 2017 – If you’re new to the arena of preparing for disasters, or have heard these letters thrown around a bit but still aren’t quite sure what they mean, well here you go. The acronym S.H.T.F. stands for (when the) S**t, Hits The Fan or the world is falling apart around you and you need to get the heck out of wherever you are!…

TN – Home Defense – Homeowners with guns help capture fugitives in Tennessee

CNN.COM June 16, 2017 – NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Surrounded by law enforcement officers, Ricky Dubose and Donnie Rowe were handcuffed and lying face down on a residential driveway in Central Tennessee. Nearly 60 hours before, authorities launched a multistate search after they escaped from a state corrections bus in central Georgia and allegedly killed two prison guards. The bravery of a homeowner put an end to the three-day long…

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BREAKING :
NOW, MORE THAN EVER, THERE COULDN'T BE A MORE APPROPRIATE TIME FOR A PRO-SECOND AMENDMENT DEMONSTRATION TO OCCUR AT PENNSYLVANIA’S EASTON AREA HIGH SCHOOL. OVER THE PAST FEW MONTHS, THE LEFT HAS MADE A SWIFT ATTEMPT TO TAKE AWAY SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS: "WE DON'T WANNA TAKE YOUR SECOND AMENDMENT AWAY, WE JUST WANNA MAKE IT HARDER TO GET A GUN," OR "WE JUST WANNA TAKE AWAY 'ASSAULT RIFLES,' NOT ALL GUNS."WHILE HIS CLASSMATES WILL BE JOINING A SCHOOL WALKOUT TO COMMEMORATE THE 19TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COLUMBINE SHOOTING, ONE PARKLAND STUDENT WILL BE HOSTING CONSERVATIVE SPEAKERS ON A FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM. KYLE KASHUV, A CONSERVATIVE STUDENT AT MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL IN PARKLAND, FLA., ANNOUNCED ON TWITTER HE WILL BE HOSTING FOUR PROMINENT GUEST SPEAKERS ON A FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM “TO DISCUSS WAYS TO SAVE LIVES WITHOUT INFRINGING ON 2A [SECOND AMENDMENT] AND THE IMPORTANCE OF MENTAL HEALTH AND NOT BULLYING.”IN FEBRUARY, WITH THE NEWS CAMERAS ROLLING OUTSIDE AN INDIANAPOLIS POLICE DISTRICT HEADQUARTERS, U.S. ATTORNEY JOSH MINKLER STEPPED TO THE PODIUM FOR TWO REASONS. HE ANNOUNCED THE RESULTS OF A MULTI-AGENCY INVESTIGATION CALLED OPERATION LITTLE DIPPER. MEMBERS OF A VIOLENT GANG WHO TRAFFICKED GUNS AND DRUGS, HE SAID, WERE NOW OFF THE STREETS.REPUBLICAN LAWMAKERS ON THURSDAY PRESSED A FEDERAL RESERVE OFFICIAL TO ADDRESS MOVES BY BANKS TO STOP DOING SOME BUSINESS WITH THE GUN INDUSTRY IN THE WAKE OF A DEADLY SHOOTING AT A FLORIDA HIGH SCHOOL IN FEBRUARY. FED VICE CHAIRMAN FOR SUPERVISION RANDAL QUARLES REPLIED THAT IT WASN’T HIS ROLE TO SECOND-GUESS BANKS’ BUSINESS DECISIONS RELATED TO THE GUN DEBATE.ONE OF THE BIGGEST U.S. ONLINE GUN MARKETS CAN BE HELD LIABLE FOR NEGLIGENCE FOR THE PRIVATE SALE OF A WEAPON USED IN A FATAL SHOOTING SPREE, WISCONSIN’S HIGHEST COURT SAID IN THE FIRST DECISION OF ITS KIND. ARMSLIST.COM ISN’T PROTECTED BY THE COMMUNICATIONS DECENCY ACT OF 1996, WHICH LARGELY IMMUNIZES ONLINE SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM RESPONSIBILITY FOR POSTS BY THIRD-PARTIES, THE STATE SUPREME COURT SAID IN REVERSING A LOWER COURT’S RULING.