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PA Bill Number: SB531

Title: In general provisions, providing for findings regarding firearms and ammunition; and, in preemptions, providing for regulation of firearms and ...

Description: In general provisions, providing for findings regarding firearms and ammunition; and, in preemptions, providing for regulation of firearms a ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Jun 12, 2019

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Defense Stories

Washington-Mom Edmonds Shoots Intruder: Mom Shoots Intruder While Husband, Kids Sleep Inside Edmonds Home :: 11/28/2014

A mom in Edmonds shoots an intruder while her husband and children were sleeping, and the story has made its way on to the Internet. According to the New York Daily News, the incident occurred at the family’s Edmonds, Washington, home at 3:15 a.m. on Thursday. A man decided to try and break into the house, but he did not get very far. Despite trying to push his way past the woman, she had a gun — and she was not afraid to use it.


Washington-Gang member charged in home invasion, one burglar dead-Pierce County Prosecutor :: 11/27/2014

Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist charged Qiuordai Lewis Taylor, 17, with manslaughter in the first degree, assault in the first degree, robbery in the first degree, kidnapping in the first degree, burglary in the first degree and assault in the second degree. Taylor and two other men forced their way into a Lakewood couple's home, tied them up and stole several items. The husband shot one of the suspects, Taijon Vorhees, who later died.  Taylor is scheduled to be arraigned this afternoon at 1:30 p.m., in Pierce County Superior Court, Room 250. Duprea Romon Wilson pleaded not guilty on November 20th and is being held in lieu of $3 million bail.


Indiana-Homeowner Shoots Home Invader Armed With a Knife to Protect His Brother and Elderly Mother :: 11/26/2014

Barry and Terah Frost live with their 86 year old mother in Orange County, Indiana.


Tuscaloosa woman shoots alleged stalker with shotgun after he came to her home, threatened her :: 11/25/2014

TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- A Tuscaloosa woman opened fire Saturday night on a man previously accused of stalking her after he allegedly came to her house and threatened to kill her. 


California-Rosedale man shot another when attacked :: 11/24/2014

A 74-year-old man trying to help his female neighbor shot another man in self-defense Friday when he came upon the woman’s apparent stalker.


Louisiana-Man shot, killed by wife tried running down family with truck, police say :: 11/24/2014

An eastern New Orleans man fatally shot by his wife was wounded after attempting to strike his family with his truck during a domestic dispute, New Orleans police said Saturday.


Louisiana-NOPD: No charges against man who shot suspected armed robber in Gentilly :: 11/24/2014

New Orleans police will not ask for charges against the man who shot a suspected armed robber Friday night in the city's Gentilly neighborhood, an NOPD spokesman said Monday (Nov. 24).


Step By Step: Here Is What Will Happen After A Defensive Shooting :: 11/22/2014

By Ed Santos, The Shooting Channel


Utah-Concealed Carrier Ruled Justified In Utah Domestic Violence Incident :: 11/22/2014

A man who escorted his sister to her home in Hyrum, Utah  on October 14 after a domestic violence incident was ruled justified in shooting his brother-in-law at the residence, thanks in part to having a valid concealed carry permit.


Indiana-Business Owner Shoots 2 Armed Robbers After They Shot His Girlfriend in the Neck :: 11/21/2014

A female tire store employee was shot in the neck during an armed robber attempt this afternoon in Indianapolis, Indiana.


Texas-Concealed Carrier Stopped Mass Shooting at Texas Night Club :: 11/21/2014

Five people were injured by a shooter at an El Paso, Texas night club last weekend, and the casualties would have likely been worse if not for the presence of a concealed carrier.


Washington Self-Defense Shooting-Lakewood police arrest man in home-invasion where robber killed :: 11/21/2014

Lakewood police have arrested a 19-year-old man they believe participated in a home-invasion robbery that left one of the suspected robbers dead.


Alabama: Armed Robbers Thought They Would Have an Easy Time Against a Couple Walking Home, Until the Man Pulled Out a Gun :: 11/20/2014

When a group of armed men approached the wrong couple in Hartford, AL Friday night, one of the robbers got more than he bargained for, compliments of a concealed carrier.


Castle Doctrine: Man taken into custody after deadly shooting released with no charges-SC :: 11/20/2014

A man who was taken into custody after a deadly shooting in North Myrtle Beach Tuesday has been released from jail without being charged in connection with the case.


Alabama Self-Defense Shooting-Concealed Carrier Puts Bullet Into Armed Robber's Nose :: 11/17/2014

A group of thugs in Hartford, Alabama must have been expecting an "easy score" when they set upon a married couple who was returning home from a night out on Friday.


Homeowner talks about shooting suspect in attempted home invasion :: 11/15/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (November 13, 2014) – A homeowner shot a suspect in an attempted home invasion on the city’s near northwest side Thursday morning, according to police on the scene.


Homeowner talks about fighting, shooting alleged intruder :: 11/14/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 13, 2014) – A homeowner fought back against an alleged intruder and ended up shooting the suspect during an attempted break-in on the city’s near northwest side.


Self-Defense Tip: Avoid Gunfights Using A Stupid Checklist :: 11/14/2014

More “gun violence” in Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America jefe Shannon Watts’ backyard – which could have been prevented by “fixing gun laws.” Or, indeed, not. This time we offer our readers a story from of an Evansville, Indiana homeowner who wasn’t armed when home invaders came knocking, and almost paid for it with his life . . .


Wisconsin Self-Defense Shooting - Woman pulls out gun, fires at would-be robber :: 11/14/2014

MILWAUKEE —A Milwaukee woman fought back against a would-be robber Thursday afternoon. When he pulled a gun, she pulled out hers and opened fire.


Editorial2: Weapons in crowds, why not? :: 11/13/2014

Recently two people were robbed at gunpoint while walking to their car after attending the North Carolina State Fair.  Thankfully no one was injured, but the controversy has been brewing ever since North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler and Superior Court Judge Donald Stephens banned guns at the annual event.


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