Florida State Senator Portilla, R-Miami, is threatening to kill open carry restoration for the second year in a row.
Brooks Place BBQ in Houston, Texas, offers a discount for patrons who openly carry firearms.
In what appears to be a freedom hating tantrum, a few Florida House Democrats have filed at least 20 amendments in an attempt to kill pro-carry and bipartisan bills by Reps. Gaetz, Steube, and…..
Senator Portilla R-Miami is holding the Open Carry bill in the Florida Senate Judiciary committee. Otherwise, the prospects for open carry look good.
URGENT: HB-163 Open Carry by Rep. Matt Gaetz is on the agenda for the House Judiciary Committee Tomorrow (Thursday, January 28th, 2016) at 9:00am.
Video of a chilling police encounter in Connecticut, where police appear to concoct charges against an open carrier to “cover their ass”.
As Texas joins the rest of the nation in varying degrees of freedom to bear arms in public, I advise caution while the kinks are worked out…
A Connecticut gun carrier shows that police must have a reason to ask to see his permit.
A common refrain anytime the state or local police in Connecticut screw up and arrest, detain or harass law-abiding citizens is that ‘the law is confusing’.
Gun rights supporters will counter rally the “Shout Out for the Executive Action.” The rally will start at the intersection of Providence Rd and Baltimore Pike in Media, PA at 1pm on January 16…..
Moms Demand claimed a pro-gun billboard in Chicago was taken down because of the group’s opposition to it. In reality the company paying for it had only rented the billboard for two months…
On December 21st, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued 4 opinions (see links below) which directly impact SB 11 Campus Carry, HB 910 Licensed Open Carry and the implementation of SB 273.
To celebrate the law change, Open Carry Texas & Texas Carry will be holding an “Official Uncovering of the Handgun Rally” at the state Capitol at noon on New Year’s Day…
On Monday, Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) released four opinions relating to the ability to carry on campus and individuals with Licenses to Carry (LTCs, formerly known as Concealed Handgun…..
Open carry at the Immanuel Baptist Church in Rice Lake, Wisconsin is welcome and becoming popular.
Both citizens and police are unnecessarily placed at heightened risk by hysterical and/or malicious 911 calls.
Sheriff Gualtieri is setting up armed conflict between Deputies and Law-Abiding Gun Owners.
The push to reform Florida gun laws to restore open carry rights has gained significant momentum in the last few weeks.
Acknowledging “momentum” behind a proposal that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to openly carry guns, the Florida Police Chiefs Association said Thursday its board of…..
While we appreciate free speech and we believe the Second Amendment protects the First; all Texas gun owners must look at what might be gained or lost with this action…
Open carry in medical facilities in Yuma is common and accepted. It was accepted in the doctors office, dentist office, two labs and the eye center.
Anytime You Carry Concealed, You Are In Danger Of Being Arrested, Charged And Prosecuted Like A Criminal For Violating The Ban On Open Carry Of…
On Wednesday, Nov. 18th, at 1pm the House Justice Appropriations Subcommittee will hear the Licensed Open Carry bill. Committee members need to hear from you now.
Open carry did not delay police response the the Colorado Springs rampage shooting. The 911 tape clearly shows this to be the case.
An armed biker displayed his carry gun to an open carrier in Yuma, Arizona. The encounter involved bibles and guns…
DPD officers are charged with falsely arresting a black man for carrying a concealed weapon. The gun was carried openly. In Detroit open carry is legal…
Many folks remember that during the fight to pass Florida’s Concealed Carry law, the Florida Sheriffs Association opposed concealed carry. They literally said they didn’t like “hidden guns.”
ISSUE ONE-CAMPUS CARRY: HB-4001, Campus Carry by CW License Holders by Rep. Greg Steube (R-Sarasota) was heard in the House Higher Education Committee on Wednesday, November 4, 2015, at 8:00am…..
They claim they won’t know the goods guys from the bad guys, & one sheriff said law enforcement would have to “draw down” on everyone carrying openly…
Sheriff Frank Mckeithen of Bay County, Florida, has come out in favor of open carry and the Second Amendment.
The Florida Sheriffs Association voted in secret and announced that there are 47 unidentified Sheriffs opposing Open Carry.
Many have questioned whether, as elected officials, it is a violation of the state Sunshine law for sheriffs to walk out of the “sunshine” into the shade of a secret vote on public policy…..
More Florida Sheriffs continue to speak out in support of the constitutional right to carry and the right of self-defense of their constituents…
Florida CS/SB 300 has passed a Senate committee, 3 to 2. Florida is one of only five states where the open carry of handguns is banned in public places.
On Wednesday, the Florida Sheriffs Association (FSA) came out against the open carry bill, SB-300 by Sen. Don Gaetz and HB-163 by Rep. Matt Gaetz.
THE FIRST BILL: SB-344, Burden of Proof by Sen. Rob Bradley was heard in the Senate Criminal Justice Committee on 10/20/2015 and PASSED by a vote of 4-1.
THE FIRST BILL: SB-344, Burden of Proof by Sen. Rob Bradley is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Criminal Justice Committee on Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at 9:00AM.
Anti-Second Amendment advocate and Hillary for President 2008 Co-Chair Terry McAuliffe issued Executive Order 50 in Virginia last friday.
On Tuesday, Oct 20th, the Senate Criminal Justice Committee will hear two Pro-Second Amendment Bills, SB 300 by Sen. Gaetz and SB 344 by Sen. Bradley, details to follow in coming days.
The bill passed committee mostly along party lines, with Rep. Chris Latvala (R-Pinellas) bucking his party to join House Democrats in opposing the Right to Bear Arms.