Guns and Gear

Fourth Circuit Court Of Appeals Ignores Heller: No Protection For Guns It Deems "Dangerous"

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The Court called the banned firearms – which include AR-15s and most magazine-fed semi-automatic rifles – “exceptionally lethal weapons of war.”

Understanding And Defeating Putin's Gray Zone

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The Russians under Putin have determined they can and will challenge U.S. vital interests in what is known as the “gray zone,” a realm beneath conventional war and what we’ve traditionally defined as unconventional warfare.

Doctors Asking Gun Questions: 11th Circuit Reminds Us Why Judges Matter

Gun Laws & Legislation | Harold Hutchison
A doctor clutches a stethoscope. (Adam Berry / Getty Images News)

Courts OK with Doctors wanting to know about your firearms

Court: Banning Doctors From Asking About Firearm Ownership Violates First Amendment

Guns and Gear | Connor Moldo
Smith and Wesson handguns are displayed during the 2015 NRA Annual Meeting (Getty Images)

‘This is a hugely important victory for the First Amendment’

New Hampshire: Governor Sununu Signs Constitutional, Permitless Carry Bill Into Law

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

The new law will extend permitless open carry to permitless concealed carry and is effective immediately

International, U.S. Olympic Committees Seek To Eliminate Men's Double Trap From Olympics

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear

“This action comes under the guise of eliminating gender inequality from the games”

'Questionable Credibility': There's A Major Problem With All Those Wild SAS Sniper Stories Everyone Loves

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jacob Bojesson
A British sniper looks through the scope of his rifle as he guards outside the presidential palace during a handover ceremony in Basra

Is the reporter even real?

Term Limits And The Circle Of Congressional Hypocrisy

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Why don’t politicians keep their word when it comes to term limits?

Massad Ayoob: Learning From Lawyers

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
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Bottles and Bullets and carrying a gun where alcohol is served

The Guns Of U.S. Presidents

Guns and Gear | NRA American Rifleman

Our Presidents had some great guns

Connecticut Governor Covers For Failed Policies By Increasing Fees On Gun Owners

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

Dannel Malloy raises taxes and fees on gun owners – How much should your 2nd Amendment rights cost?

Guns & Politics: A President Who Was Not A Politician

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith

Sometimes you just have to look beyond politics to get your politicians

CCW Weekend: What's The Right Amount To Spend On A Carry Gun?

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Gun stores being sued in Chicago following violent weekend

Remember that you have to feed it ammo, house it in a holster, maybe upgrade the sights – All to use it and possibly lose it

Massachusetts: Legislation Introduced To Challenge AG Healey's Gun Ban

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

Legislation to define “assault rifle” – Legislation to stop the AG from regulating firearms

Gun Test: Kriss USA Vector Gen II CRB

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | NRA American Rifleman

Tested in 9mm but is available in .357 SIG, .40 S&W, 10 mm Auto and .45 ACP – This rifle is a “slick piece of technology”

Gun Test: Colt Competition Pistol

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

Tested in 9mm – The only way this Model 1911 could be better is if it smelled like a steak

Gun Test: M&P 45 Shield

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

S&W’s Super-Popular Subcompact Is Now Available In The All-American .45 ACP

Senate Passes Resolution Rolling Back Obama-Era Gun Control Rule

Guns and Gear | Kerry Picket
Seized handguns are pictured at the police headquarters in New York, New York August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer/File Photo

‘Repealing this regulation will ensure that disabled citizen’s Second Amendment rights are protected’

Lawmaker Again Pushes Bill To Ease Gun Suppressor Ownership Restrictions

Guns and Gear | Kerry Picket
SilencerCo CEO Joshua Waldron shows guns with suppressors in West Valley City, Utah February 23, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

‘You need your senses when you’re hunting’

Gun Test: Remington R51 Gen 2

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

Round two for Big Green with this model. Put 1,000 rounds of various brands of ammo through this gun and here are the results.

University Of Massachusetts Refuses State 4-H Gun Safety Program For Kids

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear

“It’s clear that UMass doesn’t want to be associated with the positive use of firearms.”

Will Sixty Senators Vote To Protect The Second Amendment?

Gun Laws & Legislation | Harold Hutchison
President Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch for a lifetime job on the U.S. Supreme Court, picking the 49-year-old federal appeals court judge to restore the court's conservative majority and help shape rulings on divisive issues such as abortion, gun control, the death penalty and religious rights. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Democrats vs Neil Gorsuch in the battle for the Supreme Court

These Oregon Counties Want To Become Second Amendment 'Sanctuary Counties'

Guns and Gear | Jordan Fox
SilencerCo CEO Joshua Waldron fires a handgun with a suppressor in West Valley City, Utah February 23, 2016. Gun silencers or suppressors, the accessory of Hollywood hit men, are becoming increasingly popular in the real world as hunters and other gun owners adopt them for hearing protection. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

‘The same way Oregon has become a sanctuary state for immigration’

Guns & Politics: The Worst Secretary Of State. Ever.

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith

Backstabbing and politics have a long history together

CCW Weekend: How To Search For A Self Defense Lawyer

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

You will have to lawyer-up even if you are on the right side of a defensive shooting

Gun Test: Krebs Custom KV-13 AK-47

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

This AK-47 in 7.62×39 is well built and easily accepts accessories

How To Use A Shotgun For Home Defense

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA Shooting Illustrated

Guns, loads and tactics to keep your home safe – And we dispel a few myths about shotguns

Gun Test: CMMG MkW-15 ANVIL

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

This rifle is chambered in .458 SOCOM. Think of it as a semi-automatic 45/70. Big stopping power.

Gun Test: Savage Hog Hunter

Guns and Gear | NRA American Hunter

This Savage rifle was tested in .338 Federal and won’t set you back a fortune – Great brush gun

Gear Tests: Handgun Scopes, Leupold, Meopta, Sight Mark, Burris, Vortex, Sightron, Bushnell

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear

If you ever thought about mounting a scope on your handgun this is your article

Gear Test: Signature Solutions' S2-USA Safety

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear

Mykel Hawke tests a better option for your shotgun’s cross-bolt safety – A unique AR style replacement

When Laws Collide: Federal Preemption And State Firearm Freedom Acts

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Gun stores being sued in Chicago following violent weekend

What may be legal in your state could be enough to get you arrested by the feds

Guns & Politics: Remember The Alamo

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith

Border politics and controversial men have gone back a long way in our American history

CCW Weekend: Legal Preemption And Why It Matters

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

“Preemption is a legal doctrine establishing the primacy of one legal body over another when it comes to a particular matter at law.” This concept profoundly affects concealed carry laws and National Reciprocity.

House Does Damage To Obama's Gun Control Regulation

Gun Laws & Legislation | Kerry Picket

‘That system amounts to a national gun ban list for those reported erroneously’

Gun/Gear Test: Mech Tech Carbine Conversion Unit

Ammo & Gear Reviews | NRA American Rifleman

Convert your 1911 in .45 ACP into a carbine with surprising accuracy

Gun Test: Stoeger P3000

Guns and Gear | NRA American Hunter

A 12 gauge pump for under $300? Yep, a 12 gauge pump for under $300.

Gun Test: CZ 805 Bren S1 Carbine

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

Want an alternative to an AR? Czech out the CZ 805 Bren S1 Carbine in 5.56×45 NATO

Gun Test: Browning A5 Sweet Sixteen Shotgun

Guns and Gear | NRA American Rifleman

This Browning 16 gauge is better than ever and tips the scales at a mere 5lbs 8oz

Guns & Politics: The Battle Of Agincourt

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith

“There are certain decisive times in history, certain times that determine with perfect clarity in which direction the most significant of world powers will go.”

CCW Weekend: How To Use Suppressors In Case The Hearing Protection Act Passes

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear
SilencerCo CEO Joshua Waldron shows guns with suppressors in West Valley City, Utah February 23, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Far from silent a suppressor will lower decibels to under 140

Gun Test: FIME Rex Zero 1S Pistol

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA American Rifleman

Ever hear of a Rex Zero 1S? This 9mm shot a sub 1-inch 5 shot group at 25 yards.

New Handguns

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

NightHawk, STI, Heizer Defense, Ruger, Kahr, Colt, S&W

AR-15 Basics: .223 vs. 5.56x45 NATO

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear

Same round? Not quite. Here is the difference between the .223 and the 5.56×45.

Gun Test: Kel-Tec RFB & RDB Bullpups

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | NRA American Rifleman

Tested in 5.56×45mm NATO (.223) & 7.62×51mm NATO (.308) – Is this the ultimate rifle for home defense?

Gun Test: Walther PPS M2 In 9mm

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

This Walther 9mm is light, accurate, dependable, and ready for concealed carry

Firearms D.I.Y.: Building Your Own Custom AK

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

The AK filled the utilitarian needs of a ruthlessly efficient Soviet empire but we use Yankee ingenuity to build a superior rifle

What Will Happen And What You Should Do After A Defensive Shooting

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Police tape (Shutterstock)

If you conceal carry or use a gun for home-defense you must read this article

Gun Test: SIG P226 CO2 Pistol

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear

This is the most fun you can have for $100 – Check out the Sig P226 air pistol

Gun Test: Magnum Research Baby Desert Eagle II In .45 ACP

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

This Israeli made defensive handgun is born of combat

Gun Test: Ruger GP100 .44 Special

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

Massad Ayoob tests this new Ruger revolver designed for concealed carry