Category Archives: Self Defense

North Texas lawmaker aims to get rid of gun-free zones

Representative Drew Springer, R-Muenster,  TX, has authored a bill – laid out Tuesday before a House committee – that will lift most restrictions on where the state’s nearly 826,000 concealed handgun license holders can carry their pistols.  Details here…

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Gunman Shot Dead Inside West Philadelphia Barbershop

A close shave of the different sort.  An argument turns ugly but lives were saved by a person with a concealed pistol.  Details here…

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Shooting Through A Coat Pocket In The Latest “Roy’s Insider Tips” Video

Is shooting through a coat pocket just like the movies? In the latest video in the “Roy’s Insider Tips” series, American Handgunner Publisher Roy Huntington takes a look at how effective and practical it would be to shoot a revolver … Continue reading

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Virginia mom shoots intruder who broke into home while baby was asleep

“It was either him or me,” said Allie. “I have my daughter to protect.”  And, she wasn’t going to let anyone hurt her daughter. She shot the intruder twice. One bullet went through his hand and into his stomach, the other … Continue reading

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New Concealed Pistol Legislation Heads to Gov. Snyder

GW:  I’d be really surprised if Governor, Rick Snyder, doesn’t sign the new gun bill to streamline and revamp the current model.  He doesn’t stand for the “piling on” tactic employed by politicians proposing new laws, by seemingly always adding … Continue reading

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WV gun bill would Eliminate Concealed Carry Permits

Of course, the sheriff’s association opposes this bill, but that’s predictable; they always want to be the only ones with guns.  Details of the proposal are here…

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Americans should be able to Defend Themselves

This piece from John Lott, Jr. dispels the gun-grabbers’ myth that only police are competent with firearms.  “Police are the single most important factor for reducing crime, but even police commit crimes on very rare occasions.  Even more law-abiding than … Continue reading

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Call the Police, Even if You didn’t Shoot

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Widow shoots, kills intruder a week after getting a gun for self-defense (VIDEO)

Christopher Lee Willis, 28, had a bad day.  He broke into one home and was scared away.  Then, he broke into another – his last.  Details from Columbus, Ohio here…

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Newest SureFire Scout Light® Provides Power-Source Versatility

Fountain Valley, CA — SureFire, LLC, manufacturer of high-end illumination tools and tactical products, has commenced sales of the latest, highly versatile member of its best-selling, ever-expanding family of LED Scout Light® WeaponLights. The new M600 AA Scout Light—for long … Continue reading

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