France Counters Trump: Will Not Loosen Gun Controls Regardless of 130 Shot to Death

When President Donald Trump spoke to the NRA convention on Friday, he suggested fewer people could have died in Paris on November 13, 2015, if Parisians had been allowed to be armed for self-defense. The Daily Mail reports that French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian responded by expressing “firm disapproval” of Trump’s suggestion that allowing people … More France Counters Trump: Will Not Loosen Gun Controls Regardless of 130 Shot to Death

Unpublished CDC Study Confirms over 2 Million Annual Defensive Gun Uses

An unpublished Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study confirms Florida State University criminologist Gary Kleck’s findings of more than two million defensive handgun uses (DGUs) per year. Since the early 1990s, Kleck has maintained that there is a minimum of 760,000 DGUs annually. That is his low estimate; Kleck and research partner Marc Gertz … More Unpublished CDC Study Confirms over 2 Million Annual Defensive Gun Uses

Residents Open Fire with AR-15, 9mm Handgun and Turn the Tide on 7 Invasion Suspects

Two residents in Glen St. Mary, Florida, turned the tide on seven home invasion suspects by opening fire with an AR-15 and a 9mm handgun. One of the alleged suspects was killed, another hospitalized, and a third was treated and released to police. News4Jax reports the incident occurred around 4 a.m. Sunday when the suspects … More Residents Open Fire with AR-15, 9mm Handgun and Turn the Tide on 7 Invasion Suspects

After Banning Armed Teachers, CA Considering Firearms Tax to Fund School Security

Just months after Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed a bill barring K-12 teachers from being armed for self-defense, Assemblyman Jim Cooper (D-9) is pushing a tax on firearms to pay for school security. His bill, AB 2497, would also tax ammunition to help fund security at schools. The text of AB 2497 proposes that there … More After Banning Armed Teachers, CA Considering Firearms Tax to Fund School Security

Son Runs to Sound of Mother’s Screams, Shoots Suspect Multiple Times

An armed son in Fulton County, Georgia, ran to the sound of his mother’s screams and shot a carjacking suspect multiple times. The incident occurred in the mother’s driveway, where Trystan Delk allegedly tried to carjack a vehicle while the son was in the house. Fox 5 reports that the unidentified mother was getting into the … More Son Runs to Sound of Mother’s Screams, Shoots Suspect Multiple Times