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Of Interest: Texas Triggers

I have long been a fan of anything weapon-related. From the kopesh of ancient Egypt to the most modern assault rifles, weapons are just plain cool. 91 more words

Federal court upholds Fla.'s docs vs. glocks law

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida law that restricts doctors from discussing gun ownership with their patients is a “legitimate regulation of professional conduct,” a federal appeals court ruled on Friday. 265 more words

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Ruger SR9E

The Ruger 9E is sized to be comfortable and controllable with a slim, ergonomic grip and a narrow slide. The SR9E features a modern blocker, trigger safety, magazine disconnect, and a visual inspection port. 36 more words

Bad Stats Used in Colorado Gun Control Push

The Associated Press is reporting that statistics used to push the “universal background check” law in Colorado last year were flawed. Long-time readers should remember the discussion we had here on Modern Rifleman last April regarding the National Institute of Justice’s 1997 study. 271 more words

Politics

Medieval Militias: a Brief History of England and Europe's Primary Defense Forces

This article published on June 21st, 2012 was originally written in response to the raging gun control debate exploding at the time.  In that debate, I kept hearing ardent defenses of the 2nd Amendment to the US Constitution which states in full, “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” 576 more words

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Deer Hunting for Beginners

Those of you new to hunting are going to find out that it’s not like the tee vee shows.

You have to put a lot of effort into it. 1,054 more words

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