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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.

Shooting Sports Archive

A different twist on the gun debate at MSU’s Demmer Center

LANSING STATE JOURNAL.COM  April 19, 2018 – It’s been a tough time for shooting sports enthusiasts, what with the Parkland, Florida shootings and a national push to put more controls on guns in an important effort to make schools safer. So, the success of two mid-Michigan teens — Sara Nevin, 17, of Holt, and Lillian Warren, 14, of Perry — who are competing in the National Junior Olympics Shooting Championships…

GA – Shooting Sports – Advocates: School gun clubs teach discipline, not violence

THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT  April 9, 2018 – Their classmates took to the streets to protest gun violence and to implore adults to restrict guns, seeming to forecast a generational shift in attitudes toward the Second Amendment. But at high school and college gun ranges around the country, these teens and young adults gather to practice shooting and talk about the positive influence firearms have had on their lives. What do…

Long-Range Shooting Tips

NRA FAMILY.ORG  From the Archives – Like it or not, shooting at big game has changed. Evolving technology has created better optics, more accurate firearms and higher performance ammo. It also has fueled a growth in “long-range” shooting. Quite frankly, that’s the part I sometimes don’t like. This focus on long-range shooting at game may encourage people to overstep their skills and their equipment. Just buying the rifle, reading…

7 Golden Rules of Long-Range Shooting

MOSSBERG.COM  From the Archives – While long-range shooting can be an incredibly expensive pursuit capable of boggling your mind with the kind of physics equations that would make Sir Isaac Newton scratch his head, it doesn’t have to be that confusing—or budget busting. With the right gear and a proper understanding of the fundamental aspects of marksmanship, going long isn’t as lofty a proposition as you might think. Follow…

Nat’l – Shooting Sports – Head to Head: .22 Nosler vs. .224 Valkyrie

AMERICAN HUNTER.ORG (NRA) March 23, 2018 –  Two companies have developed cartridges based on that case head: Nosler and Federal, with their .22 Nosler and .224 Valkyrie, respectively. Both are designed as a long-range cartridge, offering a definite advantage over the ballistics of the 5.56mm/.223, both utilize long, heavy-for-caliber bullets which have the highest ballistic coefficients. They have similar features and similar performances, so let’s compare and contrast the two and see if one…

GA – Shooting Sports – While others march, these teens shoot. At targets.

YAHOO NEWS.COM March 24, 2018 – Nearly four dozen high school students gathered at the Rock Eagle 4-H Conference Center here on Saturday, at about the same time that another group of high school students gathered on an outdoor stage in Washington, D.C. Those at the D.C. rally had come to demand gun control. Those here in Eatonton had come to do some shooting. 

CT – Shooting Sports – NSSF Providing instructional video series for anyone involved in the shooting sports as well as firearms commerce.

NSSF.ORG –  March 23, 2018 – Looking to upgrade your shooting experiences? Stumble-bumming your way through a day at the range? Not to worry, the NSSF is here to help. The National Shooting Sports Foundation does many things for anyone involved in the shooting sports including hunters and those involved in self-protection, home defense and all facets of firearms use, care and safety. To that end they produce a variety of video…

ND – Shooting Sports – Straight shooters: Student trapshooters not fazed by gun debate (VIDEO)

INFORUM.COM (Via WDAY TV) March 22, 2018 – WEST FARGO—At a time when the country is transfixed by the tragedy of school shootings and a debate over gun control, students in the area are gearing up for a competitive season that’s all about guns. High school trapshooting clubs begin outdoor training in early April, and some are getting a jump start with the trap simulator recently installed at the…

America’s Top Shotgun Competitors Ready to Claim World Champs Team Spots in Tucson

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (March 19, 2018) – Given the success and depth of USA Shooting’s shotgun program in recent years, it stands to reason that simply making America’s team might be the hardest thing to do. That will be the case this week as the nation’s top shotgun competitors converge on the Tucson Trap and Skeet Club for the Spring Selection Match, March 21-25, to determine team spots for the…

AR – Shooting Sports – Daisy Prepares for the 2018 Daisy National BB Gun Championship Match

MEDIA DIRECT PR March 12, 2018 – Daisy Outdoor Products has begun preparations for the 2018 Daisy National BB Gun Championship Match (Daisy Nationals), June 30-July 3 in Rogers, Ark. This event brings together youth teams ages 8-15 for the 5-Meter National Championship. Youth shoot in four positions (standing, kneeling, sitting and prone) and championships are awarded to teams and individuals.

Teams…

AZ – Shooting Sports – NRA provided grants to more than a dozen Arizona high school shooting clubs (VIDEO)

AZ CENTRAL.COM March 9, 2018 – The NRA Foundation provided grants to 15 Arizona high school clubs between 2010 and 2016, giving equipment and money often used for competitive shooting teams. The group’s school grants in Arizona all went to Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps programs, many of which field competitive shooting teams. School officials said the grants provided funding and equipment, including air rifles, pellets, safety gear and Kevlar backstops for shooting ranges. 

CO – Shooting Sports – Robert Mitchell Rifle Championships To Kick Off 2018

PR NET February 12, 2018 – More than 60 athletes from four countries will descend on the Olympic Shooting Center to compete in the Robert Mitchell Rifle Championships starting Wednesday and concluding Sunday at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.

The annual rifle-only match welcomes competitors from across the United States, Mexico, Canada and Brazil to compete in Men’s and Women’s Air and Three-Position Rifle events. This year’s Robert…

Int’l – Shooting Sports – With Few Fans And Little Funding, U.S. Biathlon Team Hopes For First Olympic Medals (AUDIO)

KPBS.ORG February 5, 2018 – Imagine running up 10 flights of stairs as hard as you can, and then immediately trying to thread a needle. A similar union of two opposite skills defines the sport of biathlon. It combines the all-out exertion of cross-country skiing — pushing the limits of human endurance — with the calm, focused precision of rifle shooting. 

The 7 Golden Rules of Long-Range Shooting

MOSSBERG.COM From the Archives – While long-range shooting can be an incredibly expensive pursuit capable of boggling your mind with the kind of physics equations that would make Sir Isaac Newton scratch his head, it doesn’t have to be that confusing—or budget busting. With the right gear and a proper understanding of the fundamental aspects of marksmanship, going long isn’t as lofty a proposition as you might think. Follow…

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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.