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PA Bill Number: HB2551

Title: Repealing provisions relating to the State System of Higher Education and providing for the State System of Higher Education.

Description: Repealing provisions relating to the State System of Higher Education and providing for the State System of Higher Education. ...

Last Action: Referred to EDUCATION

Last Action Date: Jul 6, 2018

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Trap Shoot - 08/2/2018
Trafford Sportsman Club 14000 Winchester Road

Firearms Law Seminar - 08/4/2018
Kings Shooters Supply 346 E. Church Rd., King of Prussia, PA

State Representative Ryan Warner 5th Annual Golf Outing - 08/4/2018
Pleasant Valley Country Club 440 Pleasant Valley Rd

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Quote Of The Week

"[A] constitution of government once changed from freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever." - John Adams, letter to Abigail Adams, 1775

This marks the end of gun control :: 07/20/2018

The federal government has finally recognized the obvious – that sharing instructions on how to make guns with 3D printers counts as constitutionally protected speech. Despite little fanfare, this is an important victory for First Amendment rights. It also represents a real blow to the increasingly futile cause of gun control.


Why Doctors Need To Mind Their Own Business On Guns :: 07/20/2018

I’ve mentioned before that I’m somewhat surprised at the idea of a drawing a battle line between gun owners and doctors. There’s no reason we should be opponents, but we are, and that won’t change anytime soon.


Another Example Of Why 'Gun Free Zones' Actually Aren't :: 07/20/2018

When anti-gun zealots want to keep an area safe, they pass requirements that guns aren’t allowed. They see the signs warning people that firearms aren’t permitted as magic talismans that repel anything that fires a bullet.


What An Originalist On The Supreme Court Means For Gun Rights :: 07/20/2018

Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court to replace the retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy has sent the message spin doctors into overdrive. If you believe the headlines, Kavanaugh as the next associate justice will result in millions dead, destruction of rights and critics literally conjuring up R.E.M’s “The End of the World as We Know It.”


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Ninth Circuit California Gun-Law Ruling: Good News for Second Amendment Rights :: 07/20/2018

The stage may be set for Brett Kavanaugh’s first Second Amendment test as a justice.


Court to consider NRA appeal of Florida gun buyer age restriction :: 07/18/2018

TALLAHASSEE — A federal appeals court Monday cleared the way for considering a dispute about whether two teens can remain anonymous in a challenge to a new Florida law that raised the minimum age to buy rifles and other long guns.


Ninth Circuit Upholds Preliminary Injunction Against Magazine Confiscation in California :: 07/18/2018

Today the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a federal district count injunction against a California law to confiscate firearms magazines that hold over 10 rounds. The Ninth Circuit's 2-1 opinion is here, and the dissent is here. My analysis of the 2017 district court opinion is here.


Pulse shooting victims ask federal appeals court to revive social media lawsuit :: 07/17/2018

People visit the memorial to the victims of the mass shooting setup around the Pulse gay nightclub one year after the shooting on June 12, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Omar Mateen killed 49 people at the club a little after 2 a.m. on June 12, 2016. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)


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Texas Self-Defense: Husband shoots home invasion suspect holding wife at gunpoint :: 07/20/2018

HOUSTON – Police say a husband opened fire on two home invasion suspects as they tried to hold his wife at gunpoint overnight.


Alabama Self-Defense: Police: Suspect in fatal Dothan shooting acted in self-defense :: 07/18/2018

DOTHAN, AL (WSFA) - A man at the center of a fatal shooting in Dothan may not face charges because police say he acted in self-defense.


South Carolina Self-Defense: Homeowner shot Travelers Rest man in self-defense :: 07/18/2018

A Travelers Rest man is in custody in connection to a Monday shooting that deputies determined was an act of self-defense.


The Statistics of Self-Defense: Don't Bet Your Life on Averages :: 07/18/2018

Recently, a group of us were discussing the fact that small handguns are easy to conceal, but difficult to shoot accurately, while big handguns are easier to shoot accurately, but more difficult to conceal. One of the fellows made the comment that, since the average gunfight took place at 7 yards, he would continue to carry his small defensive handgun. The thing I wanted to know is, exactly how do you go about scheduling an average gunfight? And, while we’re at it, how do I go about possibly scheduling my “average” gunfight with a crook who is a really poor shot?


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