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15-YEAR-OLD WHO LEARNED GUN SAFETY FROM LATE FATHER DEFENDS MOTHER BY SHOOTING, KILLING BOYFRIEND AS HE CHOKED HER. AFTER REVIEWING THE EVIDENCE IN THE HOMICIDE PROSECUTORS CLEARED THE GIRL AND RULED THE "SHOOTING JUSTIFIED."SPENDING A SATURDAY MORNING LEARNING ABOUT HOW POLICE ARE TRAINED TO USE LETHAL FORCE, THE POLICIES THAT GOVERN WHEN TO USE IT AND PUTTING THOSE SKILLS INTO PRACTICE WAS AN EYE-OPENING EXPERIENCE FOR AN ELGIN CITY, ILLINOIS COUNCILMAN. THANKS TO MOVIES AND TV, PEOPLE BELIEVE AN OFFICER CAN SHOOT A GUN OUT OF A PERSON’S HAND OR HIT AN ARM OR A LEG IN ORDER TO INCAPACITATE SOMEONE. IN REALITY, IT’S VERY HARD TO SHOOT A SMALLER TARGET THAT’S MOVING.THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) IS OFFERING A NEW $1.8 MILLION GRANT FOR A PROGRAM TEACHING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS “MASS CASUALTY SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES” IN THE EVENT OF SCHOOL SHOOTINGS, EXPANDING A TRAINING THAT SOME MEDICAL EXPERTS SAY SHOULD BE “AS COMMON AS CPR.”IN A CBS VIDEO NEWS CORRESPONDENT ALEX WAGNER SET DOWN WITH A GROUP OF FEMALE MILLENNIALS TO TALK ABOUT AN ARRAY OF ISSUES. ONE OF THE ISSUES THAT CAME UP WAS FIREARMS AND WHETHER OR NOT THERE'S A NEED FOR GUN CONTROL. BUT THE YOUNG WOMEN WERE CONFUSED OVER FIREARMS IN GENERAL  AND THEIR UNDERSTANDING OF THEM. THE MOST OBVIOUS ONES ARE SEMI-AUTOMATIC V. FULLY AUTOMATIC AND PEOPLE CALLING EVERY GUN A "MACHINE GUN." REPUTABLE FIREARMS MANUFACTURER AND INDUSTRY INNOVATOR, FRANKLIN ARMORY®, RECEIVED WORD LATE MONDAY EVENING THAT THEIR ECOMMERCE PROVIDER, SHOPIFY, WILL SOON INTERRUPT THEIR LAWFUL COMMERCE OF FIREARMS AND COMPONENTS DUE TO A SUDDEN CHANGE IN SHOPIFY’S “ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY (AUP.)” THE NEW AUP WAS PRESENTED WITHOUT WARNING AND INCLUDED A NEW DEFINITION OF “RESTRICTED ITEMS” TO INCLUDE FLASH SUPPRESSORS, THREADED BARRELS, PISTOL GRIPS, AND EVEN MAGAZINES LARGER THAN 10 ROUNDS.

First Rifle in Henry Repeating Arms’ 20th Anniversary Auction Raises Over $25,000

BAYONNE, NJ – December 6, 2017 – Henry Repeating Arms, one of the country’s leading firearms manufacturers, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with a series of twenty hand engraved Big Boy .44 Magnum lever action rifles. Serial number ‘20HENRY01,’ the first of the series sold at auction on Gunbroker.com for $25,225 with all of the proceeds directly benefitting the Hunting Heritage Trust, a charitable organization dedicated to preserving hunting and the shooting sports.

“I am beyond pleased that serial #1 was able to raise over $25,000 at auction. There was a bit of a bidding war at the end, and we’d like to congratulate and thank the winner for choosing to own such a special rifle,” says Anthony Imperato, President of Henry Repeating Arms. He continues, “I think it surpassed everyone’s expectations, and it’s a good sign for what’s to come with the other 19 rifles in the series.”

The Anniversary Edition Big Boy rifles feature highly-detailed, hand-engraved brass receivers boasting the brand’s motto, “Made in America or Not Made at All.” The stocks are hand-selected AAA Presentation grade American Walnut.

All of the rifles in the very limited-edition run are being auctioned off on Gunbroker.com, and the proceeds are benefitting various organizations that work to support hunting, shooting, and wildlife conservation in America. Some of these organizations include the Boone & Crockett Club, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, Dallas Safari Club, Ducks Unlimited, Hunting Heritage Trust, Kids & Clays, the National Rifle Association, National Shooting Sports Foundation, National Wild Turkey Federation, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and others.

The rifles feature a highly detailed, hand-engraved brass receiver boasting the brand’s motto, “Made in America or Not Made at All.” Presentation-grade, AAA American Walnut stocks and a highly collectible “One of Twenty” serial number are another distinguishing feature.

Serial number ‘20HENRY02,’ ‘20HENRY03,’ and ‘20HENRY04’ are now up for auction on Gunbroker through December 10th, 2017. Refer to these auction listings for more information on the organizations that these specific rifles are benefitting, images, and the schedule for the rest of the series.

For more information about the company and its products visit www.henryusa.com.

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BREAKING :
15-YEAR-OLD WHO LEARNED GUN SAFETY FROM LATE FATHER DEFENDS MOTHER BY SHOOTING, KILLING BOYFRIEND AS HE CHOKED HER. AFTER REVIEWING THE EVIDENCE IN THE HOMICIDE PROSECUTORS CLEARED THE GIRL AND RULED THE "SHOOTING JUSTIFIED."SPENDING A SATURDAY MORNING LEARNING ABOUT HOW POLICE ARE TRAINED TO USE LETHAL FORCE, THE POLICIES THAT GOVERN WHEN TO USE IT AND PUTTING THOSE SKILLS INTO PRACTICE WAS AN EYE-OPENING EXPERIENCE FOR AN ELGIN CITY, ILLINOIS COUNCILMAN. THANKS TO MOVIES AND TV, PEOPLE BELIEVE AN OFFICER CAN SHOOT A GUN OUT OF A PERSON’S HAND OR HIT AN ARM OR A LEG IN ORDER TO INCAPACITATE SOMEONE. IN REALITY, IT’S VERY HARD TO SHOOT A SMALLER TARGET THAT’S MOVING.THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) IS OFFERING A NEW $1.8 MILLION GRANT FOR A PROGRAM TEACHING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS “MASS CASUALTY SURVIVAL TECHNIQUES” IN THE EVENT OF SCHOOL SHOOTINGS, EXPANDING A TRAINING THAT SOME MEDICAL EXPERTS SAY SHOULD BE “AS COMMON AS CPR.”IN A CBS VIDEO NEWS CORRESPONDENT ALEX WAGNER SET DOWN WITH A GROUP OF FEMALE MILLENNIALS TO TALK ABOUT AN ARRAY OF ISSUES. ONE OF THE ISSUES THAT CAME UP WAS FIREARMS AND WHETHER OR NOT THERE'S A NEED FOR GUN CONTROL. BUT THE YOUNG WOMEN WERE CONFUSED OVER FIREARMS IN GENERAL  AND THEIR UNDERSTANDING OF THEM. THE MOST OBVIOUS ONES ARE SEMI-AUTOMATIC V. FULLY AUTOMATIC AND PEOPLE CALLING EVERY GUN A "MACHINE GUN." REPUTABLE FIREARMS MANUFACTURER AND INDUSTRY INNOVATOR, FRANKLIN ARMORY®, RECEIVED WORD LATE MONDAY EVENING THAT THEIR ECOMMERCE PROVIDER, SHOPIFY, WILL SOON INTERRUPT THEIR LAWFUL COMMERCE OF FIREARMS AND COMPONENTS DUE TO A SUDDEN CHANGE IN SHOPIFY’S “ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY (AUP.)” THE NEW AUP WAS PRESENTED WITHOUT WARNING AND INCLUDED A NEW DEFINITION OF “RESTRICTED ITEMS” TO INCLUDE FLASH SUPPRESSORS, THREADED BARRELS, PISTOL GRIPS, AND EVEN MAGAZINES LARGER THAN 10 ROUNDS.