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PA Bill Number: SB1138

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for firearm crime data.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for firearm crime data. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: May 23, 2018

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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

Scrapping The Second Amendment Would Jeopardize All Our Rights :: 05/24/2018

The protection of liberty that we have in the Second Amendment is still timely, and it will be as long as human nature retains its propensity for evil.

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Do Teachers Want to go Armed at School? :: 05/24/2018

Are teachers a bunch of gun nuts? Is this the root of a hidden conspiracy where school teachers are really the secret strength of the NRA? I doubt it. Fortunately we have real data so we don’t need to rely on my opinion. Facts show that a surprisingly large percentage of teachers want to carry a firearm at school. The fraction of teachers who want to go armed is several times higher than the average concealed carry rate across the US. That makes sense once we dig into it.

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Dispelling False Narratives in the Wake of the Santa Fe Tragedy :: 05/24/2018

Last week, a teenager stole his father’s shotgun and .38-caliber revolver, smuggled them into his Santa Fe, Texas, high school under a trench coat, and proceeded to murder 10 innocent people before surrendering to police.

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Tabloid Magazine's Call For Confiscating ALL Guns Has THESE Flaws :: 05/24/2018

The Editor-At-Large of Esquire magazine, Dave Holmes, penned one of the most honest gun control OpEds probably ever written. Holmes comes right out and sayid it: he wants to take away our guns. 

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Ohio men sue over fees attached to concealed carry law :: 05/23/2018

Two men in the Buckeye State have filed a federal lawsuit over Ohio’s concealed carry laws, arguing it tramples on constitutional rights.

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Supreme Court upholds there is no Constitutional right to sell guns :: 05/16/2018

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld an Alameda County law barring gun stores within 500 feet of residential properties in a blow to gun rights advocates.

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2 New Court Decisions Are Quietly Eliminating Californians Second Amendment Rights :: 05/16/2018

Golden State gun owners may soon be an endangered species, and no one is talking about why.  Two new federal court decisions highlight a harsh new reality: California has effectively repealed the Second Amendment inside its borders.

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Gun-Related Fines Out of New York Draw Suit by NRA :: 05/12/2018

(CN) – The National Rifle Association sued New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday for what it called a “political blacklisting campaign” that targeted banks and insurers that work with the gun-lobbying group.

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Oklahoma Self-Defense: Man opens fire inside Oklahoma restaurant before 'armed citizen' shoots, kills him, police say :: 05/24/2018

A man “opened fire” Thursday in an Oklahoma restaurant, leaving at least four people injured, before he was fatally shot by a bystander, police said.

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Louisiana Self-Defense: Mom exchanges gunfire with man who stole candy money from her child, police say :: 05/18/2018

SHREVEPORT, La. – Shots were fired at a Louisiana apartment complex after a man tried to steal candy and money from a child, according to police.

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Illinois High School Resource Officer Shoots Teen Gunman In Illinois :: 05/16/2018

On Tuesday, a school resource officer at Dixon High School in Dixon, Illinois, shot an armed 19-year-old former student after he opened fire on the officer in the high school gym, where seniors were gathered for graduation practice.

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Brazil Self-Defense: Off-duty police officer, mom hailed as hero for taking out would-be robber at Mother's Day event near school :: 05/14/2018

An armed, off-duty Brazilian military police officer was hailed as a hero Sunday after surveillance footage showed how she foiled a robbery attempt on a family near a school.

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