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Lawful Police Commands and the Use of Deadly Force

Lawful Police Commands and the Use of Deadly Force

Recently, several men mostly and mostly black men, including Michael Brown, Freddie Gray, Terence Crutcher, and Keith Scott, have died under controversial circumstances when confronting the police when arrested, approached, or detained. In most jurisdictions, the use of deadly force is justified only under conditions of extreme necessity as a last resort, when all lesser…

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How To Talk To Police After A Defensive Gun Use

How To Talk To Police After A Defensive Gun Use

The echoes of your last gunshot haven't even finished reverberating off the walls before a thought may ring out in your mind: your situation has come from a defensive gun use to a post-defensive gun use. A "defensive gun use" is whenever you use a firearm to defend your life from another person or animal.…

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Are SMART Guns Really Going To Become A Thing?!

Are SMART Guns Really Going To Become A Thing?!

In November of last year, Kurt Knutson appeared in a segment on Fox News where they investigated new "Smart" gun technologies to see if they worked. The company that was tested was iGun Technologies and they had a modified 12 gauge pump shotgun operated by a ring the owner would have to wear to discharge…

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CCW Laws Protect Police, Civilians

CCW Laws Protect Police, Civilians

Columnist, economist, and researcher John R. Lott, Jr. released an editorial recently arguing that concealed carry laws have done a great deal to make things safer for both law enforcement officers and civilians. Lott opens his piece with a chilling statement: “In the past month, criminals have murdered six police officers in the line of…

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A Rundown of "Duty To Inform" Laws in All 50 States

A Rundown of “Duty To Inform” Laws in All 50 States

By James England – Republished with Permission from Concealed Nation. If you followed a previous article where we highlighted the plight of Brian Fletcher, there’s a big question looming as to whether or not you have a duty to inform law enforcement (or anyone) as to whether or not you are carrying without first being asked.…

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Why You Always Say No to the Police

Why You Always Say No to the Police

Right now, I only have one child and she’s just 8 months old. But I look forward to the day when I can buy her her first .22 rifle. Since every child matures differently, I’m not sure when that day will be, but because she’s a girl, I think it’s safe to say she’ll be…

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