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PA Bill Number: HB1020

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for report of theft or loss of firearm; and prescribing a penalty.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for report of theft or loss of firearm; and prescribing a penalty. ...

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Last Action Date: Jul 28, 2015

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Special Election - PA House District 161 (Delaware County) - Aug. 4th - 08/4/2015
Delaware County - 161st District 201 West Front St., Media PA


CGOPA - 2nd Annual Family Firearms Safety Picnic - 08/8/2015
Peace Valley Park 170 N. Chapman Rd., Doylestown, PA


Oil City Open Carry Walk - 08/8/2015
Days Inn 1 Seneca St., Oil City, PA

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If the representatives of the people betray their constituents, there is then no resource left but in the exertion of that original right of self-defense which is paramount to all positive forms of government, and which against the usurpations of the national rulers, may be exerted with infinitely better prospect of success than against those of the rulers of an individual state. - Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 28, 1787

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This summer’s spate of mass shootings has raised questions about why people like John Houser and Dylann Roof were able to buy a gun. Both of the men passed the federal background check system (NICS), despite records of severe mental health issues and illegal drug use, respectively.

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CPRC-A response to Mother Jones' mistake filled article on John Lott and the Crime Prevention Research Center :: 08/02/2015

The altered image above is from a new Mother Jones’ article, which was written to try discrediting John Lott and the Crime Prevention Research Center.

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Allen West: Navy to prosecute Chattanooga hero :: 08/02/2015

According to former congressman and retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Allen West, the U.S. Navy has decided to bring charges against the naval officer who fired his personal weapon at Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez during the ISIS supporter’s July 16 attack on the Chattanooga U.S. Naval and Marine Reserve Center.

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Shooter in Garland, Texas, Attack Purchased Firearm Linked to Fast and Furious Operation :: 08/02/2015

One of the assailants who opened fire earlier this year outside a “draw Muhammad” event in Garland, Texas, purchased a firearm connected to the Fast and Furious operation, the Los Angeles Times reported Saturday.

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Does Defending the Right to Privacy Justify Shooting Down a Drone? :: 08/02/2015

Drones are just about everywhere these days, and people are getting nervous. Americans value their privacy, and the idea that anyone with a little disposable cash can buy a camera-equipped flying machine and soar onto other people’s property, recording them in their most intimate and private setting, is understandably upsetting. Some of those who’ve taken exception to these violations have taken matters into their own hands, but so far things have not gone well for them . . .

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Clio schools' anti-gun stance based on 'hoplophobia,' not law, father says :: 08/01/2015

CLIO, MI -- Attorneys for a state open carry advocacy group claim that Clio schools do not have the legal authority to ban firearms from its buildings, and the district has turned to "hoplophobia" to support its gun ban.

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Judge: Woman justified in killing unarmed man outside Kendall strip club :: 08/01/2015

A Miami woman was justified in fatally shooting an unarmed man during a brawl sparked by on-stage rap taunts at a Kendall strip club, a judge ruled on Friday.

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New Law School Courses Explore Nietzsche, Guns and Bible :: 08/01/2015

A trip to a shooting range, a deep dive into Nietzsche and an exploration into what’s ailing American cities. These are among the adventures that law school students can look forward to this fall.

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Woman justified in killing unarmed man outside Kendall strip club :: 08/01/2015

A Miami woman was justified in fatally shooting an unarmed man during a brawl sparked by on-stage rap taunts at a Kendall strip club, a judge ruled on Friday.

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Georgia Self-Defense: Man who shot 15-year-old armed robber: 'It's him or me' :: 07/31/2015

An attempted robbery early Tuesday morning in DeKalb, Georgia, was thwarted by an armed citizen who protected himself and another man.

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Federal HST now available in .380 ACP :: 07/31/2015

First developed for and tested by law enforcement, Federal’s HST has earned top marks for performance in lab tests and real-world scenarios. Now Federal Premium Ammunition is offering HST ammo in .380 ACP.

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Wisconsin Self-Defense: Store owner unloads AR-15 on suspects during smash and grab :: 07/31/2015

A wild robbery at a high-end clothing store in Milwaukee was thwarted by the store owner when he opened fire at the suspects from inside the store with an AR-15, and surveillance video of the entire incident was released this week.

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