• John Lott: Banning guns leads to more violence

    In the wake of Wednesday’s shooting of two journalists in Virginia, one crime expert is calling out people who claim banning firearms helps reduce violence.

  • Police Chief: Concealed carry is part of crime-fighting in Detroit

    Detroit residents are increasingly carrying guns for self-defense, and Detroit Police Chief James Craig describes an armed citizenry as part of what has been successful in fighting crime in the city.

  • Front Sight Member awarded Medal of Valor

    On August 22, 2014, the lives of two families were forever changed.

  • Here’s how many lives were taken in just 8 armed attacks in gun free zones

    Gun Free Zones Claim 100+ Victims in Only 8 Attacks

  • Private companies must honor gun rights in Tennessee parks

    On July 29, Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery issued an opinion in which he said private companies sponsoring events in Tennessee parks cannot ban citizens with concealed carry permits from carrying guns.

  • Law lets certified troops carry concealed handguns

    Even as the debate rages on about whether, where and when service members should be allowed to carry weapons, some troops already are permitted to carry concealed handguns even if their particular state does not have a concealed-carry law.

  • 5 things to know about ‘Stand Your Ground’ in California

    Think the George Zimmerman verdict couldn’t have happened under California law? Not necessarily. Florida may have a so-called “stand-your-ground” policy written into its laws, but it is possible that a California jury under very similar circumstances could have also handed down an acquittal.

  • The Rise of Concealed Carry

    How many people are licensed to carry concealed guns in your state? The Crime Prevention Research Center has released a paper with the numbers, finding that the number of permit holders has risen 15.4 percent in the last year alone.

  • Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States

    Since President Obama’s election the number of concealed handgun permits has soared, growing from 4.6 million in 2007 to over 12.8 million this year. Among the findings in our report:

  • Murder rates drop as concealed carry permits soar: report

    The number of concealed carry handgun permits has skyrocketed since President Obama was first elected, while murder rates have fallen, according to a new report released Wednesday.

  • Maine to allow carrying of concealed guns without a permit

    AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage signed a bill on Wednesday that will make Maine one of a handful of states where residents are free to carry a hidden firearm without a permit.

  • Maine Gov. signs bill abolishing permit requirement for concealed carry

    On July 8, Maine Governor Paul LaPage (R) signed Legislative Document 652 into law, thereby abolishing the requirement for a concealed carry permit in the state of Maine.

  • The U.S. Postal Service and you

    A federal appeals court has ruled that the U.S. Postal Service ban on firearms is Constitutional. This means that not only are CCW permit holders prohibited from entering the Post Office itself, but also the grounds, whether the gun is being carried on your person or even in your vehicle (Bonidy et al v. U.S. Postal Service et al, 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, No. 13-1374, June 26, 2015).

  • This side-effect of the gay marriage ruling will make liberals EXPLODE

    Yesterday, as you know, five justices on the SCOTUS redefined what marriage is in America and also found the time to violate the concept of federalism. They decided that an individual’s behavioral choice was grounds to create a new “right” in the U.S. Constitution. Now of course there are those of you who are somewhat despondent, but just know that in every storm there is a rainbow — quite sure y’all get my tongue-in-cheek comment. Yep, since now the SCOTUS has determined it can bequeath a right to marriage across all 50 states, there is an interesting point to be made.

  • Federal court to rule on restrictive concealed weapons permits

    Federal appeals judges on Tuesday peppered attorneys for 2nd Amendment advocates about why the longtime rule of the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department to determine who receives concealed weapons permits should be struck down.

  • Americans prefer living in neighborhoods with guns

    American Voters overwhelming prefer living in a neighborhood where they have the option of owning a gun than to live where nobody is allowed to be armed.

  • NRA: Gun blogs, videos, web forums threatened by new Obama regulation

    Commonly used and unregulated internet discussions and videos about guns and ammo could be closed down under rules proposed by the State Department, amounting to a “gag order on firearm-related speech,” the National Rifle Association is warning.

  • ‘Everytown’ loses big in Nevada

    Say goodbye to handgun registration in and around Las Vegas, Nevada. On Monday, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed Senate Bill 175, abolishing Clark County’s “blue card” handgun registration system while ushering in a host of other pro-gun changes to state law.

  • Actor Vince Vaughn: ‘We Have Right to Bear Arms to Resist … Corrupt and Abusive Gov’t’

    Actor Vince Vaughn says he supports gun owner’s rights, “We don’t have the right to bear arms because of burglars; we have the right to bear arms to resist the supreme power of a corrupt and abusive government,” Vaughn recently told a magazine.

  • Judge’s ruling allows concealed-carry for D.C. gun owners, shoots down police objections

    A federal judge on Thursday rejected a short-term stay of a decision that blocked the District from enforcing a key provision of its restrictive concealed-carry laws — prompting the city to move to issue carry permits to the gun owners who had sued after being denied permits.