Concealing Our Liberties
Bill Quick

8 Helpful Tips for Defending Yourself Against Multiple Attackers | PJ Media This article is about what to do if you are unarmed, and you are confronted by multiple attackers. Before anyone writes me “Get a gun! Get a gun!,” … Continue reading

Americans Have Half the Guns on the Globe? Well, I Call That A Good Start, At Least
Bill Quick

America has 4.4 percent of the world's population but nearly half of its civilian-owned guns https://t.co/RIeUIXd3m6 pic.twitter.com/frX8adrYah — Vox (@voxdotcom) July 3, 2016 Come on, you sluggards – what are you waiting for? Let’s corral the other half! … Continue reading

This Didn’t Happen. Nothing to See Here. Just Move On
Bill Quick

Cold Fury » Unpossible! After getting into a fight with another person, the 32-year-old suspect pulled out a gun and began to fire at a crowd of people gathered outside of the club, hitting and injuring four, WISTV reports. One … Continue reading

I Like This Sentiment
Bill Quick

A fellow just started following me on Twitter, and when I followed him back, I saw this tweet at the top of his feed and thought it was worth sharing: Statistics show that criminals commit less crime when you shoot … Continue reading

Arms Race
Bill Quick

Cold Fury » They have met the enemy, and he is us Incredibly, there are now fewer US Marines than there are officers at federal administrative agencies with the authority to carry weapons and make arrests. The soaring growth of … Continue reading

Not A Split, A Crackup – Part Two
Bill Quick

Gun salesman-in-chief: 52,600 a day under Obama, more seen under Hillary | Washington Examiner Gun sales are on a pace to break last year’s record of more than 23 million, a boon to the U.S. industry and gun stores thanks … Continue reading

Follow the Money
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Guns and the Big Business of Carnage fear and anger also generate a lot of revenue—upwards of $16 billion, in fact, for guns and ammunitions manufacturers in 2015 alone. … With numbers like these, there is zero financial incentive for … Continue reading

This Is Disappointing, Too (Don’t Like My Principles? I Have Others…)
Bill Quick

When I said that if, within the Orlando club, you had some people with guns, I was obviously talking about additional guards or employees — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 20, 2016 I believe the Second Amendment you claim to … Continue reading

The Naked Face of Tyranny
Bill Quick

Give up your guns? Drudge takes on DHS: ‘You go first!’ Just months after Department of Homeland Security advisers claimed “the threat from right-wing extremists domestically is just as real as the threat from Islamic extremism,” DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson is now suggesting … Continue reading

Gays In West Hollywood: Shoot Back
Bill Quick

West Hollywood Inundated With AMAZING Pro-Gun, Pro-Gay Posters | Daily Wire If the series of terrorist attacks across America over recent years have proven anything, it is certainly the government’s inability to protect American citizens from acts of terror. Thus … Continue reading

DHS: Americans should disarm to stop homegrown terrorism
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As always in the wake of events like Orlando, everyone and their dog seems to want to “open a dialog” so we can discuss “sensible” Gun Control. Well… fine. I’m game: I predict that it’ll be a short, albeit loud, … Continue reading

Statement From Gay Second Amendment Group Pink Pistols
Bill Quick

Pink Pistols Saddened by Attack on Orlando Club – Pink Pistols Gwendolyn Patton, First Speaker of the Pink Pistols, an international GLBT self-defense organization, warns people not to jump immediately to the assailant’s guns as the object of blame, but … Continue reading

Ninth Circus Strikes Down “Bear Arms” Portion of Second Amendment
Bill Quick

9th Circuit: Americans Have No Right To Concealed Carry A Gun Outside Home – Breitbart The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit is ruling in favor of California’s “good cause” requirement, saying the Second Amendment does not … Continue reading

#NeverTrumptards Are Supporting Crooked Hillary’s Second Amendment Destroy the Constitution Project
Bill Quick

Watch: Hillary Refuses Say Right to Bear Arms Is a ‘Constitutional Right’ – Breitbart CLINTON: I think that for most of our history there was a nuanced reading of the Second Amendment until the decision by the late Justice Scalia … Continue reading

Tiny, Irrelevant Minority of Butthurt Sore Losers “Protest” NRA Endorsement of Trump
Bill Quick

NRA facing member backlash over Trump endorsement – POLITICOLOUISVILLE, Ky.   — With its last-minute decision to formally endorse Donald Trump, the National Rifle Association put itself out in front of the fight for Republican party unity. Just a day … Continue reading

Clue: Somebody is Always Listening
Bill Quick

Leaked audio of Hillary slamming the Supreme Court on your #SecondAmendment rights- at a private NY fundraiser. #2A https://t.co/KSz0wKU3OK — Dan Scavino Jr. (@DanScavino) May 19, 2016 They say the damndest things when they think nobody is listening, don’t they? … Continue reading

The Ninth Circuit Hands Down Another Decent Second Amendment Decision
Bill Quick

Ninth Circuit Court rules that Second Amendment is “not a second class right” « Hot Air Some additional good news on the gun rights front comes to us from an unexpected location this week… California. The Ninth Circuit Court was … Continue reading

He had a dream…
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Obama Presses ‘Smart Guns,’ Announces Gun Control Summit And through his tireless and ongoing efforts, his dream* has come true! 2016 May See Record Numbers in Gun Sales! AUSTIN—2016 is on its way to beating last year’s record of 23 … Continue reading

Why California Ain’t Texas
Bill Quick

These aren't "protesters" — violent thugs have broken through barricades & are trying to bust into building to get Trump. Total 3rd World! — Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) April 29, 2016 If a mob of foreign invaders tried this in Texas, … Continue reading

Only the Clinton Crime Syndicate Should Be Allowed to Have Guns
Bill Quick

Hillary Clinton To Pennsylvania Hunters: ‘We Can’t Ignore The 2nd Amendment’ – Breitbart Left unsaid:  “Damn it.  But I’m going to try as hard as I can to do just that.” … Continue reading

Destroying Hillary Would Be An Excellent Start At It, Too
Bill Quick

Clinton Vows to Spend ‘Every Single Minute’ as President to ‘Change Gun Culture’ | PJ Media At a meeting with families of gun-violence victims in Hartford, Conn., today, Hillary Clinton vowed to use “every single minute of every day” to “change … Continue reading

Second Amendment Becoming Null and Void In California
Bill Quick

‘GunMeggedon’ in California With More Gun, Magazine Bans – Breitbart California lawmakers launched a full frontal assault on the state’s few remaining Second Amendment freedoms by passing more gun restrictions and magazine bans out of committee on Tuesday. The Firearms Policy … Continue reading

The Scofflaws of Our Broken Judicial System
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » I IN THE CITY OF KNOXVILLE, an unconstitutional ban on indoor shooting ranges. I don’t see how this withstands scrutiny under the Tennessee Constitution, to say nothing of the federal Second Amendment. Luckily, there’s a … Continue reading

Donald Trump: Big Gun
Bill Quick

Trump tells French magazine, “I always have a gun on me” « Hot Air This is a story which has cropped up in the past, but it’s making the rounds again this month. Donald Trump gave an interview to the … Continue reading

Frankly, I Find This Worrisome
Bill Quick

Supreme Court likely to hear new “assault weapons” ban case « Hot Air Yes, you read that correctly. In 2014 the total number of murders committed with rifles was 248 out of more than 8,000. And that’s rifles of all … Continue reading

How They Do It
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » A SMALL CIVIL RIGHTS VICTORY: Kolbe v. Hogan: 4th Circuit requires strict scrutiny for Maryland ban… In a 2-1 decision written by Chief Judge Traxler, the Fourth Circuit held that strict scrutiny is the proper … Continue reading

Good News From Glenn Reynolds – Maybe
Bill Quick

Regulary readers know I’ve been railing against what I’ve called Antonin Scalia’s “insane dicta” in Heller, which were reiterated in McDonald, and through which appelate courts have been driving massive infringements of the Second Amendment – which SCOTUS has allowed … Continue reading

Civil Rights Victory In Virginia
Bill Quick

McAuliffe retreats on carry-permit reciprocity, restores agreements with 25 states « Hot Air Good to see. … Continue reading

Mass Town Passes Set of “Gun Crow” Laws
Bill Quick

How I Spent My Constitutional Rights: Massachusetts town to require essay for carry permits « Hot Air If citizens in Lowell, Massachusetts want to carry a weapon in self-defense, they had better start sharpening their pencils. The city will now require … Continue reading

Guess What? Knives Aren’t “Arms,” For the Purposes of the Washington State Supreme Court
Bill Quick

High court: No constitutional right to carry a knife in Seattle – seattlepi.com Upholding a city of Seattle ban, the Washington state Supreme Court has ruled that there is no constitutional right to carry a knife. Writing for the majority, … Continue reading

The Supreme Gun Grabbers In America Today….
Bill Quick

Connecticut Supreme Court rules confiscation of firearms legal and constitutional – Coach is Right But there was some good news for Connecticut liberals this year when the state Supreme Court upheld the 1993 ban on “Assault Weapons.” In the unanimous … Continue reading

Another Major Defeat For Civil Rights at The Supreme Court Today
Bill Quick

SCOTUS Rejects Challenge to Illinois City Assault Weapons Ban | PJ Media On Monday, the Supreme Court rejected a challenge to an “assault weapons” ban in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park. The ban includes “assault weapons” and rifles with … Continue reading

Come On, Dhimmicrats: Run On Repealing the Second Amendment. You Know You Want To.
Bill Quick

More Than 80 Percent of Guns Used in Mass Shootings Obtained Legally – NBC News The weapons used in this week’s massacre in San Bernardino, California, were purchased legally, raising questions about how preventable gun violence is under current U.S. … Continue reading

Parents, If You Value Your College Bound Kid’s Safety, Send Them to Liberty University
Bill Quick

News from The Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. urged students, staff and faculty at his Christian school to get a permit to carry a concealed weapon on campus to counter any copycat attack … Continue reading

That NYT Gun Ban Editorial, Miller, Heller, the Second Amendment, and the Supreme Court
Bill Quick

WaPo: NYT Hurting Gun Control by Calling for Confiscation According to the NYT, it is “time to end the gun epidemic in America.” And part of doing this means outlawing and confiscating “weapons of war.” Here’s how The New York … Continue reading

7 Reasons You Should Buy a Gun
Bill Quick

7 Reasons You Should Buy a Gun After San Bernardino Do you feel safe? I grew up in a home without guns. I am not a gun enthusiast; I own a Mossberg shotgun and a Glock handgun for home security. … Continue reading

NY Sheriff: Dear Citizens: Please Exercise Your Constitutional Right to Bear Arms
Bill Quick

Ulster County sheriff: ‘PLEASE’ carry gun if you have a license – News – recordonline.com – Middletown, NY KINGSTON – Ulster County Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum is encouraging private citizens who are licensed to carry a gun to take up … Continue reading

Why Not Just Enforce the Second Amendment? That Would End This Problem, Too
Bill Quick

Glenn Reynolds: How gun laws put the innocent on trial Meanwhile, on the gun front, I think we need federal civil rights legislation to protect citizens who make innocent mistakes. Federal law already defines who is allowed to possess firearms. … Continue reading

Yeah, We’ve Noticed
Bill Quick

The Captain’s Journal » Notes From HPS Let’s forget the issue of how or why the statute was broken (or in other words, the issue of “recklessness”).  This is a trivial question compared the databank of second amendment rulings, and … Continue reading