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Texas Judge Throws Out Profs’ Lawsuit Against Campus Carry

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 10:30am 7/8/2017 at 10:30am

Remember when Obamacare passed and liberals told everyone they had to accept it because it was the law of the land? Funny how that argument doesn’t apply in this case.

Red Alert Politics reports:

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Kansas to Allow Campus Carry Starting July 1st

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 7:30am 6/29/2017 at 7:30am

Second Amendment supporters will be happy to hear of this development.

FOX News reports:

Concealed carry to be lawful on Kansas college campuses

Concealed carry will be allowed on Kansas college and university campuses beginning Saturday, July 1.

Concealed weapons will be permitted on college campuses by people 21 years of age or older, and...

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Armed Civilian Captures Escaped Prison Inmates

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 9:30am 6/17/2017 at 9:30am
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Here’s a feel good story for the week. Two inmates who escaped from a Georgia prison this week were captured by an armed civilian who held them at gunpoint until the authorities arrived.

FOX News reported:

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As EU Mulls Tougher Gun Laws, Czechs Debate Gun Rights Amendment

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 12:30pm 3/5/2017 at 12:30pm
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The EU, in its ongoing effort to impose ever-increasing control over the countries under its purview, will be voting later this month to further tighten gun laws.  In response, the Czech government is considering amending their constitution to include the right to keep and bear arms.

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Georgia House Approves Campus Carry Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 10:30am 3/5/2017 at 10:30am

The problem in Georgia seems to be the governor who doesn’t like the idea.

Savannah Now reported:

Georgia House backs bill allowing guns on college campuses

Despite Gov. Nathan Deal’s forceful veto last year, Georgia’s House approved another bill on Friday that would allow licensed gun owners to carry concealed handguns on public...

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U. of Texas Instructors Hold Office Hours at Bars to Avoid Campus Carry

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 11:30am 2/23/2017 at 11:30am

I will never fully understand the irrational fear of inanimate objects that leads people to do things like this.

A handful of instructors, mostly grad students, from the University of Texas are holding office hours in a bar after the state implemented campus carry laws. They’re hoping gun-free zones will keep...

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New Legislation Could Make it Easier to Purchase a Gun Silencer

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 10:30am 1/10/2017 at 10:30am
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New administration, new rules.

Donald Trump Jr. is behind an effort to make purchasing a gun silencer easier. Forget a second amendment argument, Trump Jr. et al plan to pitch this long-stalled legislation as a public health issue for range frequenting gun owners.

The WaPo reports:

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Texas Mulls “Constitutional Carry”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 6, 2017 at 4:30pm 1/6/2017 at 4:30pm

Will Texas be the 11th state to allow “constitutional carry” — the ability to openly carry firearms without a license.

As the legislature congregates for its bi-annual meeting, lawmakers hope to inhibit limit...

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Armed Grandmother Takes on Home Intruder

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 1:30pm 1/5/2017 at 1:30pm
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A Texas grandmother named Rebbie Roberson was minding her business in her own home Sunday night when an uninvited intruder appeared. Luckily for Roberson, she was armed and ready.

CNN reports:

Pistol-packing grandma turns tables on armed intruder

Rebbie Roberson wasn’t having it.

A man wearing a mask and gloves was standing in her house...

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Ohio Lawmakers Approve Concealed Carry for College Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 12:00pm 12/10/2016 at 12:00pm

This is great news for Second Amendment supporters and Ohio college students who want to arm themselves for protection.

FOX News reports:

Ohio lawmakers approve concealed carry at colleges, day cares

Lawmakers in Ohio approved legislation Friday morning expanding the state’s concealed-weapons law to allow guns in colleges and day care centers and on...

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Gun Sales Hit Record High in September 2016

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 10, 2016 at 8:30pm 10/10/2016 at 8:30pm
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2016 has been an amazing year for gun sales and September was an all time record breaker. Maybe people are worried that Obama may use his last few months in office to infringe their gun rights?

The Washington Examiner reports:

Gun sales hit 17th straight monthly record, up 27 percent

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Shock – Campus Carry Opponents Vastly Overstated Costs

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 4:00pm 9/8/2016 at 4:00pm

Have you noticed that liberals sometimes turn into fiscal conservatives when it comes to paying for things they don’t like?

Campus carry is one such issue.

The Dallas Morning News reports:

Texas schools said campus carry would cost $15M this year but have spent less than $1M so far

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After Series of Terror Attacks, Germany Mulls Stricter Gun Laws, Military Deployment at Homes

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 1:00pm 7/26/2016 at 1:00pm

With three major terror attacks in less than a week, Germany has been rudely awoken to a harsh new reality. Two of the attackers, Afghan (17) and Syrian (27) with refugee status, had pledged allegiance to Islamic State before embarking on their terrorist mission.

Chancellor Merkel’s government is responding to the rising...

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