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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

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Louisiana Self Defense: Police: Man killed in Shreveport home invasion, woman injured :: 03/01/2021

SHREVEPORT, La. - Police say a 23-year-old  man, who forced his way into a home late Monday night in Shreveport's Cedar Grove neighborhood, was shot and killed.

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Michigan Self-Defense: Richmond man, 35, shot in neck while allegedly trying to break into Port Huron home :: 03/01/2021

A Richmond man was shot in the neck and wounded while allegedly trying to break into a Port Huron woman's home Sunday, police said.

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Montana Self-Defense: Butte neighbors disrupt car theft that left one man wounded by gunshot :: 02/23/2021

BUTTE - Brandon Shaw and his wife were getting their kids ready for school like any typical Tuesday morning in their quiet Butte neighborhood. But on this morning, the sound of gunfire came from outside.

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Ohio Self-Defense: Police: Man shot in Niles apartment pulled gun on woman, small child :: 02/23/2021

NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – Police say a man shot inside a Niles apartment may have initially gone there with bad intentions.

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All 50 states now allow you to carry a concealed handgun in restaurants that serve alcohol :: 02/21/2021

With Montana Governor Greg Gianforte signing HB 102 into law on Thursday, February 18th, 2021, 2021, Montana now allows to open carry, carry concealed without a permit, or carry concealed with a CWP, in a bank, a restaurant with a liquor license, or a bar. Thirty-four states now also allow people to carry concealed in bars.

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Pennsylvania Self-Defense: Woman shoots, injures intruder in North Philadelphia: Police :: 02/21/2021

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police say a woman turned the tables on an intruder early Sunday morning, shooting and critically injuring him.

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Florida Self-Defense: Man in Critical Condition After Bringing Two Knives to a Gunfight :: 02/20/2021

WILLISTON, FLORIDA – Most of us have heard the statement “don’t bring a knife to a gunfight” ad nauseum…right?  Well, on Thursday a Florida man took it up a notch and discovered the hard way that bringing two knives to a gunfight really doesn’t work any better than one. After he stabbed two people, he was shot by a neighbor.

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Louisiana Self-Defense: Louisiana shooting spree leaves 3 dead; armed citizens credited with saving lives :: 02/20/2021

Armed citizens were credited with limiting fatalities in a shooting in Louisiana on Saturday that left three people dead, including the suspect, according to authorities.

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Florida Self-Defense: Driver shot to death on I-95 after crash, argument :: 02/19/2021

JUPITER, Fla. (CBS12) — A dispute between two drivers ended with one shooting the other dead on I-95 on Friday afternoon.

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Iowa Self-Defense: Homeowner kills nighttime invader in Wapello County :: 02/19/2021

OTTUMWA, Iowa — A man was shot and killed Thursday night in rural Wapello County after forcibly entering a home defended by an armed homeowner.

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Pennsylvania Self-Defense: Veteran, puppy help police capture suspect accused of injuring Scottdale officer :: 02/18/2021

A Marine Corps veteran and his German shepherd puppy helped police capture a suspect accused of injuring an officer and trying to break into several Scottdale homes on Wednesday.

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South Carolina Self-Defense: Vietnam vet, 82, fights off armed home intruder who attacked wife: cops :: 02/18/2021

A Vietnam veteran bludgeoned an armed home intruder with a shotgun on Monday after the suspect forced his way inside the South Carolina home and attacked his wife with a large knife, according to a report.

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Pennsylvania Self-Defense: Armed Citizen Shoots, Stops Philly Carjacker :: 02/17/2021

2020 was one of the worst years in history for homicides in Philadelphia, but the murder rate so far this year is even higher. As of last week, homicides were up 55% compared to same time period in 2020, and city officials seem unable or unwilling to effectively address the surge in violence.

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Florida Self Defense: Office employee shoots man during machete attack, Orlando police say :: 02/16/2021

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando police officers were at a staffing business Tuesday after a man attacked two employees there with a machete. One of the employees took out a gun and shot the attacker, according to officers.

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Virginia Self-Defense: Watch a Dramatic Use of a Gun in Self-Defense That Didn’t Make News :: 02/16/2021

If a defensive use of a firearm goes unreported in the media and nobody hears about it, does it really count?

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North Carolina Self-Defense: 12-year-old shoots home intruder after 73-year-old woman shot during robbery :: 02/15/2021

According to officials, a 12-year-old boy shot and killed a home intruder in self-defense after two armed suspects broke into a Goldsboro home and shot a 73-year-old woman.

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Florida Self-Defense: Molino Homeowner Holds Burglary Suspects At Gunpoint :: 02/12/2021

A Molino homeowner held two burglar suspects on the ground at gunpoint until deputies arrived.

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Florida Self-Defense: Sheriff: Father of 3 shoots, kills burglar at Polk County home :: 02/09/2021

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — A Polk County man shot and killed a suspected burglar outside his Frostproof home Sunday morning.

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Louisiana Self-Defense: Police: Man killed in Shreveport home invasion, woman injured :: 02/09/2021

SHREVEPORT, La. - Police say a 23-year-old  man, who forced his way into a home late Monday night in Shreveport's Cedar Grove neighborhood, was shot and killed.

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Nevada Self-Defense: Las Vegas police provide details of deadly shooting outside Las Vegas gun range :: 02/09/2021

UPDATE -- Las Vegas police on Monday provided additional details of what led to the fatal shooting of a suspect last week.

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