Jury sides with Ventura, Chris Kyle estate to pay $1.8 million for defamation

After six days of deliberations, a federal jury decided July 29 that the best selling book “American Sniper” by Chris Kyle did in fact defame Jesse Ventura, the…

Jury sides with Ventura, Chris Kyle estate to pay $1.8 million for defamation

After six days of deliberations, a federal jury decided July 29 that the best selling book “American Sniper” by Chris Kyle did in fact defame Jesse Ventura, the…

Smith & Wesson pays $2 million to settle SEC corruption charges

Smith & Wesson pays $2 million to settle SEC corruption charges

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has agreed to pay $2 million on July 28 after the Securities and Exchange Commission accused the company of offering international clients bribes in exchange for law enforcement and military contacts.

According to the SEC’s order, Smith & Wesson violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act when its international sales staff bribed foreign and government…

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Federal Judge Issues Stay on DC Handgun Ban Decision

A District Court judge ruled that DC’s handgun ban is unconstitutional. Update 7-29-2014: According to The Washington Times…

Federal Judge Issues Stay on DC Handgun Ban Decision

A District Court judge ruled that DC’s handgun ban is unconstitutional. Update 7-29-2014: According to The Washington Times…

UPS driver busted for stealing shipments of firearms, selling them on black market

UPS driver busted for stealing shipments of firearms, selling them on black market

 The kind of commerce Curtis Hays was participating in wasn't exactly the legal type. (Photo credit: Wikimedia)

A 36-year-old former delivery driver for UPS was arrested Friday and facing federal gun trafficking charges after he allegedly stole multiple shipments of firearms, jewelry and cell phones from a company’s shipping hub in Ontario.

“This is an unusual case,” said Carlo DiCesare, Riverside’s special assistant U.S. attorney prosecuting the case. “It was a large number of firearms that were…

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BOWTECH Products Recognized as ‘Great Buys’

BOWTECH Products Recognized as ‘Great Buys’

EUGENE, Ore. – Outdoor Life is the latest in a long line of major hunting publications to recognize BOWTECH brands for their outstanding quality and value. The magazine named the Stryker Solution and the Diamond Carbon Cure as 2014 Great Buy Award winners in its August issue.

The latest awards for Stryker and Diamond continue a dominant streak for the BOWTECH brands among major editorial…

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Oklahoma lawmakers renew efforts to allow guns on campus

Oklahoma lawmakers renew efforts to allow guns on campus

An interim legislative study will look once again at allowing licensed faculty, staff and students to carry weapons on Oklahoma college campuses. Higher education officials say it would make campuses more dangerous.

Allowing students, faculty and staff to carry guns on campus would make Oklahoma’s colleges and universities safer, say lawmakers who are pushing for the change.

Offi…

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Sturm Reports Q2 Earnings, Cites Slowdown in Demand

Sturm Reports Q2 Earnings, Cites Slowdown in Demand

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE:RGR) announces that for the second quarter of 2014 the Company reported net sales of $153.7 million and fully diluted earnings of $1.12 per share, compared with net sales of $179.5 million and fully diluted earnings of $1.63 per share in the second quarter of 2013. For the six months ended June 28, 2014, net sales were $323.5 million and fully diluted earnings…

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Remington announcing R51 exchange program

Remington announcing R51 exchange program

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Remington is addressing issues surrounding the troublesome launch of their hotly-anticipated R51 single-stack subcompact. This was one of the most talked-about pistols in the days leading up to SHOT Show 2014 and one of the most talked-about guns after the show, although for completely different reasons.

The R51 is an updated, modern take on the classic Remington Model 51 .380 ACP pistol…

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Federal court upholds Florida law in ‘Docs vs. Glocks’ case; Doctors can’t ask about gun ownership

A Federal Court of Appeals overturned a 2011 injunction Friday won by Florida doctors against a state firearms owner’s privacy law.

Federal court upholds Florida law in ‘Docs vs. Glocks’ case; Doctors can’t ask about gun ownership

A Federal Court of Appeals overturned a 2011 injunction Friday won by Florida doctors against a state firearms owner’s privacy law.

Tennessee Arms makes the ‘Ghost Gun’ a reality

The Tennessee Arms Company has just made a lot of dreams come true. This polymer receiver company has just announced clear AR-15 lower receivers, real-life Ghost Guns.

9 Most Misused Gun Terms

9 Most Misused Gun Terms

Magazine-Clip“Assault weapon.” Sixteen-round “clip.” A box of “bullets.” When it comes to firearms, there’s no shortage of misused terminology. Sometimes the error is committed innocently, a simple mistake owing to the shooter’s ignorance. A common example is the interchangeable use of “clip” and “magazine.” However, other misused terms are more harmful. They aren’t just inaccurate; their frequent use can…

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NRA News Commentators | Ep. 79: Natalie Foster “Hunting”

NRA News Commentators | Ep. 79: Natalie Foster “Hunting”

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Natalie Foster contests the bad press and commentary surrounding hunters. 

Tune in to http://www.NRANews.com/Commentators for more episodes.

Natalie hits a bunch of good points in this.  I see why people don’t like the idea of killing for sport…. but they don’t understand that there would literally be 10 billion…

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Tips for traveling with firearms

Tips for traveling with firearms

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Editor’s note: Very frequently we will receive calls or someone sends an email asking about the legal responsibilities of traveling with a firearm.

The multiple laws and ordinances can be confusing (especially if you’re traveling through the state of Chicago).

The National Shooting Sports Foundation has released a great article that includes tips for flying and driving with your firearms.

It…

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NRA Freestyle’s ‘Media Lab’: S.P.E.A.R. System

NRA Freestyle’s ‘Media Lab’: S.P.E.A.R. System

Tony Blauer joins Dom in Media Lab Episode 12, “S.P.E.A.R. System” to break down a scene from The Bourne Identity and show how your body responds to sudden violence. A basic understanding of physiology and natural reactions will help to defend yourself during an attack.

Image courtesy NRA Freestyle

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Chuck Norris reprises role in NRA “Trigger the Vote” campaign

With Chuck Norris named as the honorary chairman of the drive, the National Rifle Association has unveiled its “