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PA Bill Number: SB1013

Title: In general provisions, further providing for definitions; in inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons and for possession ...

Description: In general provisions, further providing for definitions; in inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons and for possession ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Jan 11, 2022

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Concealed Carry Seminar – Sponsored by Ambridge District Sportsmen’s Assoc. - 02/26/2022
ADSA Clubhouse 2900 Ridge Road Extension, Baden PA

Concealed Carry Seminar – Sponsored by Rep. Jason Silvis - 04/7/2022
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Concealed Carry Seminar – Sponsored by Rep. Jason Silvis - 04/28/2022
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Defense Stories

Pennsylvania Self-Defense: Philadelphia man with license to carry shoots, kills would-be car thief :: 01/18/2022

A Philadelphia homeowner with a license to carry walked out on a trio of thieves while they were attempting to steal his car Tuesday morning, shooting and killing one suspect, according to local reports.


Wisconsin Self Defense: Prosecutors: Green Bay gas station shooting was self-defense :: 01/16/2022

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- A fatal shooting at a Green Bay gas station was self-defense, prosecutors have ruled.


Alaska Self Defense: Gun seller fatally shoots 1 of 2 men who planned to rob him, North Pole police say :: 01/14/2022

A firearms sale in which two men planned to rob the seller resulted in one of the men being shot dead, North Pole police said Thursday.


California Self Defense: Ceres man shot after allegedly trying to break into home :: 01/14/2022

CERES, Calif. — Police believe a man found shot in the backyard of a Ceres home Thursday was trying to break into the home. 


Pennsylvania Self Defense: Grandfather recounts how he survived a shootout with a teen carjacker :: 01/14/2022

As Oliver Neal stood on the sidewalk Friday afternoon, watching his white Pontiac being loaded onto a flatbed truck, he was still having trouble hearing in his left ear.


Missouri Self Defense: Prosecutor: No charges in death of Black Missouri man :: 01/13/2022

A Missouri prosecutor said Wednesday that he will not charge a white man for killing a Black neighbor, agreeing with the finding of a coroner's inquest that the shooting was justifiable self-defense.


Florida Self Defense: Driver Kills Florida State Board Official in Self-Defense During Road Rage Incident :: 01/12/2022

We cover a lot of road rage incidents, some ending up as defense gun use stories. This one is pretty wild, according to reports. Investigators are still interviewing witnesses and reviewing surveillance footage, but the following is based on Florida Politics’ report and sources.


Missouri Self Defense: Man was justified in killing woman in St. Louis County home invasion, authorities say :: 01/12/2022

ST. LOUIS COUNTY — The woman shot to death in Glasgow Village this week was trying to rob an acquaintance in a home invasion when he killed her, authorities said Wednesday.


Pennsylvania Self Defense: Philly: Armed home health worker shoots would-be robber :: 01/12/2022

The record-setting levels of violent crime in Philadelphia that were seen in 2021 have spilled over into the new year. On average, there’s been more than one murder a day since January 1st, and on Monday night in Philadelphia four more people were fatally shot, bringing the total number of homicides to 17 in the first 10 days of the year.


Florida Self-Defense: Truck driver shoots and kills robber in self-defense, Hillsborough deputies say :: 01/05/2022

SEFFNER, Fla. — A truck driver shot and killed a robber overnight in an apparent case of self-defense, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.


Illinois Self-Defense: Shoe sale leads to shootout between concealed carry holder, seller in Humboldt Park :: 01/05/2022

HUMBOLDT PARK - A concealed carry holder shot back at an 18-year-old man who shot him in the shoulder during a sale meet-up in Humboldt Park, police said. 


Pennsylvania Self-Defense: Alleged robber shot dead at York restaurant :: 01/05/2022

A person was shot to death Tuesday evening during what police say was an attempted robbery at a York City restaurant.


Oklahoma Self-Defense: Man shot Sunday night in Bokoshe in potential 'self defense' :: 01/03/2022

A man was shot Sunday night in Bokoshe in what is being currently claimed by the shooter as “self defense.”


Oregon Self-Defense: Homeowner shoots, kills man trying to break into Salem house, Marion County deputies say :: 01/03/2022

A homeowner shot and killed a man who allegedly tried to break into his home on Sunday night, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.


Pennsylvania Self-Defense: Lyft driver shoots two suspects attempting to carjack vehicle in Philadelphia, police say :: 01/03/2022

WEST PHILADELPHIA - Two suspects in an armed carjacking are in the hospital after police say they attempted to take a vehicle from a Lyft who was armed with a gun he was licensed to carry on Monday afternoon in West Philadelphia. 


California Self-Defense: Four arrested in attempted Upland smash and grab jewelry store robbery :: 01/01/2022

Four of five men suspected in an attempted “smash-and-grab” robbery of an Upland jewelry store Thursday, Dec. 30, have been arrested, authorities said.


Florida Self-Defense: Man uses concealed carry gun to shoot teen while being robbed, Tampa police say :: 12/30/2021

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Tampa police are investigating a shooting that left a 16-year-old dead at the Takomah Trail Park in Tampa on Tuesday.


Boy, 16, dead after robbery, shooting at Tampa’s Takomah Trail Park :: 12/29/2021

TAMPA — A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed at Takomah Trail Park Tuesday after a group of people, including the teen, shot and robbed another person, according to the Tampa Police Department.


North Carolna Self=Defense:Winston-Salem police arrest man shot during attempted robbery of Family Dollar store :: 12/24/2021

Winston-Salem man who was shot during an attempted robbery of a Family Dollar store has been arrested, authorities said Friday.


illinois Self Defense: State Sen. Kimberly Lightford’s husband exchanged gunfire with at least one suspect during carjacking earlier this week, police say :: 12/23/2021

State Sen. Kimberly Lightford’s husband had a gun and exchanged shots with at least one of the suspects when the couple was carjacked earlier this week in suburban Broadview, authorities disclosed on Thursday.


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