A controversial gun ban in Mississippi has been overturned by a judge, ending a two-month legal battle between gun rights advocates and the city’s Democratic mayor.
There are more gun owners now than ever before. It’s not just my opinion, it’s a matter of scientific fact. This article is going to discuss some excellent research on gun owners including: demographics, how they use them, how often they carry, as well as much more.
‘Government may not target and seize specific individuals without any particular suspicion’
Appeals decision allowing open carry of weapons
“25 States allow anyone to buy a gun, strap it on, and walk down the street with no permit of any kind; some say it’s crazy. However, four out of five US murders are committed in the other half of the country; so who’s crazy?” – Andrew Ford
What is better concealed carry or open carry? Captain Jim Pope makes his case on why concealed weapons are better.
As INTERPOL general secretary, Ronald Noble said in 2013 that the ways to battle terrorism in “soft target” areas, such as shopping malls or movie theaters, is to erect secure safety perimeters or allow the citizens to carry their own guns, an “armed citizenry.”
On February 22, the West Virgina Senate voted 24-9 in support of legislation removing the requirement for a license to carry a concealed handgun in the state.
With the Texas open carry law set to go into effect January 1, 2016, there are now 45 states with open carry laws, and Florida is vying to be number 46.