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PA Bill Number: SB546

Title: In general principles of justification, further providing for use of force in self-protection.

Description: In general principles of justification, further providing for use of force in self-protection. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Apr 9, 2021

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Below The Radar – Firearms Safety Act :: 04/15/2021

United States – -( These days, the phrase “gun safety” has become something that makes Second Amendment supporters clench their teeth in frustration, mostly because anti-Second Amendment extremists have co-opted the phrase in order to inflict injustice on tens of millions of Americans for crimes and acts of madness they didn’t commit. Not only that, the hijacking of “gun safety” has obscured real efforts to help Americans safely and responsibly exercise their Second Amendment rights, notably from the National Rifle Association.


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 The specter of a federal "assault weapons" ban is once again haunting the land. Here are three reasons why any such federal action is a terrible idea.


Understanding How Biden's Orders Treat Gun Owners Like Criminals :: 04/15/2021

Gun owners see new gun control measures and understand one very important thing right from the start. They get that these new laws don’t actually do much to stop criminals, but they damn sure make life harder for the good guys.


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While I am not an attorney and cannot give formal legal advice, a 1943 U.S. Supreme Court decision, Murdock v. Pennsylvania, may give Second Amendment–supporters an overwhelming legal weapon with which to destroy every single firearm ownership (although not necessarily concealed carry) licensing scheme in the country.  This includes those that require licenses to own or purchase firearms.


Anti-2A Politicians Defeated In Florida Lawsuit :: 04/12/2021

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Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer predicts Democrats will bypass bipartisanship to push through gun control legislation after deadly shootings in Atlanta, Georgia and Boulder, Colorado.


Fourth Circuit Wrongly Upholds Terrorist Screening Database Program :: 03/31/2021

U.S.A. –-( The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion in Elhady v. Kable, which reversed the District Court’s opinion and held that the Terrorist Screening Database (TSDB) “conforms to long-settled propositions of law” and therefore does not violate the Fifth Amendment’s Due Process Clause. Last year, Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) filed a brief in this case detailing the numerous rights violations inherent in the TSDB and how it threatens the right to keep and bear arms.


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A Ruther Glen man was arrested following an incident in Caroline County on Thursday night that ended with him being shot, police said.


New York Self Defense: One Of Two Men Shot After Forcing Way Into Area Home, Beat Residents, Police Say :: 04/14/2021

One of two men was shot after the duo allegedly forced their way into a home to confront the resident about a previous altercation.


Colorado Self Defense: Man found dead in east Springs hours after violating restraining order :: 04/14/2021

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A man suspected in a stalking incident Monday night was found dead the following day in a Colorado Springs neighborhood.


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