PA Bill Number: SB565
Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, repealing provisions relating to firearms not to be carried without a license, providing for license not ...
Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, repealing provisions relating to firearms not to be carried without a license, providing for licens ...
Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY
Last Action Date: Apr 16, 2021
WHY I CARRY: 17 Year Old High Schooler Allegedly Slashes the Throat of 73 Year Old Man on Walk :: 11/06/2014
FISHERS, INDIANA – Here is another one of our “Why I Carry” stories. These stories, unlike our defensive gun use stories, take a look at situations that may have turned out very differently if the victim(s) had been armed. These stories are the “other side of the coin” so to speak and serve as an important reminder as to why it’s important to take responsibility for your own personal safety.
Tennessee Self Defense Shooting: TN Homeowner Shoots and Kills Armed, Masked Home Invader in Broad Daylight :: 11/05/2014
This story is yet another illustration of the fact that criminals are becoming more and more bold. You have to be ready to defend yourself in your home regardless of the time of day.
West Virginia Self Defense Shooting-Intruder shot dead in Kanawha County :: 11/05/2014
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A burglar may have taken one chance too many in Kanawha County. Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputies say Andrew Carter, 31, was shot and killed when he broke into a home of David Campbell, 65, in the 200 block of Campbell’s Creek Drive around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Indiana Self-Defense: Woman scares off late-night burglar by waving gun :: 11/04/2014
INDIANAPOLIS - A mother who woke up to a burglar in her house overnight didn't hold back trying to protect her family. The woman found a man inside her home on Eastern Avenue on the east side of Indianapolis. Her family woke up to the sound of breaking glass at 3 a.m.
Mississippi-Teen girl uses handgun to fight off home invader :: 10/31/2014
A 17-year-old girl in Mississippi used a handgun to defend herself and her mother against a home invader early Monday morning. The idea of a burglar showing up in the middle of the night is chilling and not something that many of us want to think about. Still, a large number of Americans take precautions every night to fight off a potential burglar. Whether it's a deadbolt on the front door, a guard dog in the front yard or a 9mm on the nightstand, many homeowners like to feel an extra sense of security before heading off to bed.
North Carolina Self-Defense: Police Say Three Armed Men Invaded Home and Attempted to Gang Rape 19-Year-Old - but They Didn't Come Prepared for Grandpa :: 10/23/2014
Police say three armed men broke into a Lumberton, North Carolina, home on Monday night with intentions of raping a 19-year-old woman and robbing her family. But the one thing they weren’t prepared for was dealing with their would-be victim’s fearless grandfather.
Masked Man Robs Bank in Kroger, Moms Demand Action Says an Open Carry Ban Would Have Prevented Robbery :: 10/17/2014
Moms Demand Action rarely makes sense with their ridiculous demands and corporate bullying tactics. However, they are REALLY not making sense today.
Arizona Shooting: Jack in the Box Drive-Thru Employee Shot :: 10/16/2014
Jack in the Box restaurants, who earlier this year asked patrons to leave their firearms at home (although they did not outright ban guns) is learning that criminals rarely follow laws, let alone corporate requests.
Arizona Self-Defense Shooting: Concealed Carrier in Phoenix Opens Fire on Two Bank Robbers, 1 Killed, 1 Captured :: 10/15/2014
Here's another one of those incidents that Shannon Watts of Moms Demand Action claims never happens.
Texas Self-Defense Shooting: Napping Homeowner Shoots 1 of 3 Daytime Home Invaders :: 10/15/2014
This story highlights the fact that criminals are increasingly traveling in packs and striking at any time of day, even in broad daylight.
Lousiana Self-Defense Shooting: Homeowner is Shot in Leg by Home Invader, but Manages to Return Fire, Ends Incident :: 10/14/2014
It must have been a terrifying night for a Baton Rouge, LA homeowner who awoke to a man in his bedroom armed with a gun.
Michigan Self-Defense Shooting: Concealed Carrier Saves Young Woman From Attacker/Rapist in Broad Daylight :: 10/13/2014
A 21 year old woman in Flint, MI was brutally attacked and possibly sexually assaulted in broad daylight as she walked home from an area store.
PA Self-Defense Shooting: Concealed Carrier Shoots Attacker, Who Was Wielding 13in Hunting Knife, in the Groin :: 10/13/2014
Let's see, what are the quick takeaways from our first defensive gun use on this Monday? 1. Don't bring a knife to a gunfight and 2. OUCH!
WV Sunday School Teacher Arrested For Warning Shot After Being Accosted by 8+ Suspects :: 10/13/2014
A WV Sunday school teacher, Chris Harris, who was on his way home from church with his girlfriend is now facing serious criminal charges after firing a warning shot into the air.
Ohio Self-Defense Shooting: Homicide appears to be case of self defense :: 10/04/2014
LIMA — Someone inside a house used a gun late Wednesday likely to defend a family against several home invaders, one of whom had a gun of his own, witnesses said.
Texas Self-Defense Shooting-Son Kills One Of Three Home Invaders In Texas :: 10/04/2014
An adult son woke in Harris County Texas, this morning to the sound of his mother's voice pleading with three armed intruders for the lives of the three young girls in the kitchen with her. He grabbed a firearm that he kept near his bed and did what he had to do to save his family:
Police: Safeway employee stabbed suspected shoplifter in self defense :: 10/03/2014
BELLEVUE - Police believe a Safeway employee who chased, and then stabbed a man suspected of shoplifting from the Safeway store on Bellevue Way NE acted in self defense.
Missouri Self-Defense Shooting: Homeowner Opens Fire on School Skipping Teenagers Who Broke Into His Home :: 10/02/2014
A couple of Kansas City, Missouri teenagers thought that it would be a good idea to skip school and break into a nearby home. They quickly realized their decision was the wrong one.
Michigan Self-Defense Shooting: Detroit resident fatally shoots suspected intruder in backyard :: 10/01/2014
DETROIT, Mich. (WJBK) - A southwest Detroit resident fatally shot an intruder trying to break into his house on the 8400 block of Whitaker Monday.
'More Power To Them.' Missouri Sheriff Praises Store Owners That Shoot Armed Robbers :: 10/01/2014
An armed robber attempted to score prescription drugs in an attempted robbery of a family pharmacy near Branson, Missouri. We'll give him "partial credit" for his attempt to acquire drugs. The robbery itself was a complete failure, but the bullet wound he picked up from an armed employee during the robbery likely resulted in the issuance of a limited amount of prescription painkillers at the hospital before he's transfered to the local jail.
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