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  • 'They're coming back in, please hurry': Teen mom, 16, is heard in chilling 911 call before she and her 10-month-old baby were executed at point-blank by two cartel gunman who wiped out the entire family of six

    02/03/2023 12:03:40 PM PST · by artichokegrower · 55 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | February 3, 2023 | By WILL POTTER
    Horror surveillance footage has revealed the moment gang members butchered a family-of-six in an execution-style shooting in a California family home on January 16. Two gang members now have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting. The arrests were announced Friday by the Tulare County Sheriff's Office, with the suspects named as 25-year-old Noah David Beard and 35-year-old Angel 'Nanu' Uriarte.
  • REP. THOMAS MASSIE: 'Shall not be infringed' means 'shall not be infringed'

    02/03/2023 1:06:34 PM PST · by RandFan · 14 replies
    Twitter ^ | Feb 3 | Rep. Massie
    @RepThomasMassie The ATF's new rule on pistol braces is unconstitutional, conflicts with prior ATF guidance, and turns millions of law-abiding gun owners into criminals. But that’s Biden’s goal. Clip...
  • Clerk Shoots, Kills Suspect During Attempted Armed Robbery in East Hartford: Police

    02/03/2023 9:13:51 AM PST · by matt04 · 16 replies
    One suspect in an attempted armed robbery in East Hartford is dead after a clerk who was shot during the ordeal shot back, according to police. Police said two people wearing black ski masks went into Humble & Paid Co. at 1285 Main St. just after 10:30 p.m. Thursday, intending to rob the business. The store clerk struggled with one of the suspects, who pulled out a firearm and the suspect shot the clerk in the back, police said. The store clerk returned fire with two of his legally registered firearms, striking one of the suspects several times, according to...
  • Latest temporary hold on gun ban covers more than 1,000 plaintiffs including former GOP governor candidate Darren Bailey, two state reps

    02/03/2023 8:12:33 AM PST · by rellimpank · 8 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 3 feb 2023 | Jeremy Gorner
    SPRINGFIELD — In the latest legal setback for Illinois’ sweeping gun ban, a downstate judge on Thursday put a temporary hold on the law for more than 1,000 plaintiffs in a lawsuit, including former Republican candidate for governor Darren Bailey and dozens of firearms dealers. White County Judge T. Scott Webb found that the lawsuit stood a chance of succeeding because the weapons ban likely violated the equal protection clause of the Illinois Constitution. The decision mirrors a ruling issued Tuesday by the state’s 5th District Appellate Court that sided with a judge in Effingham County on a similar legal...
  • Open Carry in Las Vegas Observed While Covering SHOT Show

    02/03/2023 7:59:48 AM PST · by marktwain · 17 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | January 31, 2023 | Dean Weingarten
    On January 16, Monday, after coming back from the Industry Day at the Range, before the opening of the SHOT Show on Tuesday, this correspondent was outside in Las Vegas, on Tropicana Avenue, in front of Liquor World, taking a few pictures. The weather was cool, but not cold. It was overcast, without rain. A young black man drove up in a late model sporty car, parked, got out, and entered the store with an openly carried pistol stuck in his waistband. As a writer for AmmoLand, this correspondent knew he had to take action. This correspondent formulated a hasty...
  • Wrongful death lawsuit upheld after 100-hour search to serve Rittenhouse

    02/02/2023 7:56:46 AM PST · by dennisw · 80 replies
    MSN ^ | Feb 2 | Rodric Hurdle-Bradford
    Kyle Rittenhouse, who skyrocketed to fame in right-wing circles after shooting and killing two protesters during a social rights march in 2020, is now facing a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the victim's father, according to PBS. The lawsuit was filed by John Huber, the father of one of the two victims, and also includes city officials and police officers. U.S. District Judge Lynn Adelman dismissed motions from the city officials, police officers and Rittenhouse to dismiss the civil rights case in its entirety. Huber's lawsuit states that Rittenhouse conspired with police officers to intentionally cause harm to the protesters...
  • NJ Councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour fatally shot outside her home: reports

    02/02/2023 6:06:01 AM PST · by shadowlands1960 · 27 replies
    New York Post ^ | February 2nd, 2023 | Lee Brown and Nicholas McEntyre
    Sayreville, New Jersey, Councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour was gunned down outside her home late Wednesday, crashing her car after being repeatedly shot while behind the wheel, officials said. Dwumfour, 30, was found dead in her white Nissan SUV after it crashed near the Camelot at La Mer apartment complex in Sayreville, ABC 7 News reported. The Republican councilwoman was found with multiple gunshot wounds, and pronounced dead at the scene, officials told the outlet. Some locals told RLS Media that the gunman was spotted racing off to the Garden State Parkway, which edges the complex. No other details were given on...
  • Gavin Newsom Responds to Mass Shootings by Limiting Concealed Carry

    02/02/2023 7:14:27 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 47 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 02-02-2023 | AWR HAWKINS
    Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) used a press conference Wednesday to make clear his response to recent mass shootings in California will be to limit concealed carry. The Sacramento Bee reported Newsom is rallying behind Senate Bill 2, which tightens concealed carry permit issuance requirements in response to the Supreme Court of the United States’ Bruen (2022) decision. That decision struck down New York’s proper cause requirement for concealed carry permit issuance, which, as result, also gutted California’s “good cause” requirement.
  • Federal judge allows lawsuit against Rittenhouse to proceed

    02/01/2023 4:59:22 PM PST · by where's_the_Outrage? · 73 replies
    AP ^ | Feb 1, 2023 | SCOTT BAUER
    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge in Wisconsin on Wednesday ruled that a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the father of a man shot and killed by Kyle Rittenhouse during a protest in 2020 can proceed against Rittenhouse, police officers and others. The father of Anthony Huber, one of two men shot and killed by Rittenhouse, filed the lawsuit in 2021, accusing officers of allowing for a dangerous situation that violated his son's constitutional rights and resulted in his death. Anthony Huber's father, John Huber, also alleged that Rittenhouse, who was 17 at the time of the shootings, conspired...
  • Gun confiscated: Nanuet HS student brought weapon to campus, superintendent reports

    02/01/2023 1:08:56 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 12 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 1/31/23
    A Nanuet High School student brought a handgun to school Monday, which was confiscated “without incident,” schools Superintendent Kevin McCahill said in a statement. Administrators were told Monday afternoon that a student had a gun, according to Clarkstown police, and the gun was found around 3 p.m. Police said no threats were made by the student, and the gun was found during a search of the student's belongings. “It is important for the community to know that this report was made by an individual who followed our Emergency Response protocols which encourages immediate reports of any potential threats to the...
  • One dead, three injured in DC Metro shooting

    02/01/2023 11:32:23 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 24 replies
    The Hill ^ | 02-01-2023 | JULIA MUELLER
    A Metro employee was killed on the platform at the Potomac Avenue station in Washington, D.C., as he tried to stop a shooter who opened fire on commuters, injuring three others on Wednesday morning. A man brandishing a weapon on a Metro bus followed one individual off the vehicle at 14th Street and Potomac Avenue in Southeast D.C. and shot at them, striking their legs, police said at a press conference, in the first of what authorities are calling a “series of individual events.” The shooter then traveled down a station escalator toward the underground rail platform and got into...
  • Firearms channels embrace Rumble as YouTube starts censoring videos showing suppressors being attached to guns

    02/01/2023 11:05:06 AM PST · by janetjanet998 · 18 replies
    Over the last few weeks, YouTube has censored some of the biggest firearms channels on the platform for simply uploading videos that show them attaching suppressors to their guns. In response, many of these channels have embraced free speech video sharing platform Rumble and used it to post uncensored versions of their content. The recent wave of YouTube censorship appears to be related to a change in the way YouTube is interpreting its Firearms policy. This policy prohibits content that provides instructions on manufacturing “homemade silencers/suppressors” but there are no explicit restrictions on attaching suppressors to firearms.
  • Illinois assault weapons ban: Court expands restraining order to cover entire state

    02/01/2023 10:13:25 AM PST · by usconservative · 15 replies
    Fox 32 News Chicago ^ | 01/31/2023 | Mike Flannery
    CHICAGO - An appellate court has upheld a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) against Illinois’ assault weapons ban, and expanded it to cover the entire state. The TRO was issued by an Effingham County judge after attorney Thomas DeVore filed a lawsuit in state court against the law on behalf of 866 plaintiffs. Tuesday’s ruling actually expands the restraining order statewide. Judges suggested that lawmakers who rushed to pass the legislation earlier this month should have slowed down to explain why police and security guards, and several other categories of people, get to buy the firearms but others do not. "This...
  • Potential short term fix for owners of a pistol with a pistol brace deemed an SBR

    02/01/2023 9:11:35 AM PST · by Myrddin · 59 replies
    Self | Feb 1, 2023 | Myrddin
    The new ATF pistol brace ruling has been published in the Federal Register starting the 120 day countdown to apply for the ATF tax stamp, surrender the "SBR" to the ATF or destroy the firearm. Anyone who has applied for an ATF tax stamp for an SBR knows this usually takes 6 months to a year for approval. If you apply now, you will be in possession of an SBR without the ATF tax stamp in 120 days. Instant felony.The purpose of this post is to offer another option. Find an FFL licensed to sell NFA firearms. Arrange for the...
  • Omaha cops thwart active shooter armed with AR-15 and ‘plenty of ammunition’ inside Target

    02/01/2023 4:35:18 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 37 replies
    NY Post ^ | January 31, 2023 | David Propper
    Nebraska cops thwarted an active shooter who began firing off rounds of ammunition inside an Omaha Target before he was gunned down Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. The suspect, armed with an AR-15 rifle, sent shoppers and workers fleeing for cover when he began shooting inside the megastore at around 12 p.m., according to Omaha police. A potential massacre was averted when the first cops responding to the scene quickly shot and killed the unidentified man... ...Target employees helped shoppers make it out of the store safely and the retail workers just went through active shooter training.
  • 11 victims identified in Florida drive-by mass shooting, police chief says

    02/01/2023 4:58:08 AM PST · by V_TWIN · 27 replies
    msn ^ | Yesterday 2:45 PM | Jeff Weiner, Orlando Sentinel
    ORLANDO, Fla. — Investigators have identified 11 people who were injured in a drive-by mass shooting Monday afternoon in Lakeland, and officers have also recovered a car believed to have been used by the gunmen, the Tampa-area city’s police chief said Tuesday.
  • Family Account of Coyote Depredation and Control by Rifle Fire

    02/01/2023 3:52:56 AM PST · by marktwain · 26 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | January 30, 2023 | Dean Weingarten
    U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- A decade or more ago, a middle-aged couple in Washington State settled in on some acreage near the Hood Canal. They started raising chickens and sheep. All was going well, but coyotes started showing up, killing and eating their livestock. There was a wash/intermittent stream/ravine at the back of one of their pastures. It was a coyote highway through the area.As the problem got worse, they obtained a McNab dog. He was very effective at chasing off coyotes. The population of coyotes kept growing. There was a nearby marina where the coyotes were able to obtain food. More...
  • California cops shoot dead double amputee, 36, as he tries to run away from them on his stumps: Officers feared he was going to 'throw his knife at them'

    01/31/2023 2:01:19 PM PST · by algore · 81 replies
    A group of California police officers shot and killed a double amputee on Thursday as he tried to run away from them on his stumps after jumping out of his wheelchair. The three cops from Huntington Park Police Department were filmed firing at least eight shots at Anthony Lowe Jr., a 36-year-old father-of-two. His family say he lost the lower halves of his legs recently after an altercation with police in Texas. Lowe Jr. had just stabbed someone unprovoked, according to the police department, and was trying to run away from two officers on Thursday. First, they tried to Tase...
  • Biden judge delivers gun industry huge win in New Jersey

    01/31/2023 12:27:42 PM PST · by Red Badger · 23 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | by Paul Bedard, Washington Secrets Columnist | January 31, 2023 01:49 PM
    A federal judge in New Jersey on Tuesday iced a new law celebrated by liberals that would allow the state to shut down, and likely bankrupt, the firearms industry if a single gun were misused in a crime. U.S. District Court Judge Zahid Quraishi, a Biden appointee, said that he agreed with the gun industry that the New Jersey law was likely unconstitutional and granted the National Shooting Sports Foundation a preliminary injunction. The judge, in a 20-page opinion, said that the New Jersey law signed last summer by Gov. Phil Murphy ignored a larger federal law that protects the...
  • Florida bill could hand gun owners huge win, make the US a constitutional carry-majority country

    01/31/2023 9:06:04 AM PST · by Mr. Mojo · 11 replies
    Fox News ^ | January 30, 2023 | Emma Colton |
    Florida lawmakers introduced legislation on Monday to allow people to carry a concealed firearm without having to get a government-issued permit – a move that could make the majority of U.S. states permitless-carry territory. "Our right to bear arms, of course, is enshrined in the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution," Republican state Rep. Chuck Brannan said during a press conference in Tallahassee. "The bill that I will file later today continues to advance Second Amendment freedoms through legislation known as ‘constitutional carry.’" The bill would allow lawful gun owners in the state to carry without asking the government for...