Legal & Second Amendment

Uncover the rules governing the legal use of force in self-defense, get tips on how to practice safe and legal concealed carry, and stay up-to-date on firearms-related legislation at both the state and national levels—especially as it relates to the Second Amendment and the right to keep and bear arms.

Are You Tough Enough to Walk Away?

Do you live in a “stand your ground” state? Are you adamant that you will stand your ground because it… Read More >

Lessons From the Kavanaugh Hearings

Gun owners, especially those of us who carry firearms for self-defense, can take some comfort in the confirmation of a… Read More >

Who Gets to Define ‘Crazy?’

Is there anyone reading this who wants crazy people to have firearms? Anyone? Of course not. No one wants a… Read More >

Tidbits From “the Front”

I often (too often, in my view) hear comments from gun owners who seem to have fallen for the idea… Read More >

Last Man Standing

Ten years ago I wrote a book about paintball. The “sport” (if you can call it a sport) was growing,… Read More >

The Assault on Our Rights Has NOT Ceased

Anti-Second-Amendment initiatives are nothing new. Federal, state and even local municipalities have long attempted to enact laws that restrict our… Read More >

Inside Baseball: A First-Hand Perspective from the Front Lines of Gun Rights

I remember as a kid, after random childhood disappointments, I would often complain that something “wasn’t fair.” This lament usually… Read More >

Stand Your Ground (Here We Go Again)

Last week, when we commented on the recent “handicapped parking” incident in Florida, I mentioned how the media had been… Read More >

Asking for Trouble Instead of Avoiding It

An event that occurred in Clearwater, Florida, a little more than a week ago illustrates why it is so important… Read More >

The Jury on Your Shoulder

Without a doubt, the single most common reason an armed self-defense claim loses in court is what the defendant did… Read More >

2A Unification: What the Media Doesn’t Want You to Know

It’s seems that the media is adamant about portraying firearms owners as older, white males. They want to perpetuate that… Read More >

Background Checks? What Background Checks?

Florida has more than a million people lawfully carrying firearms and thousands of new applicants every month. As a result,… Read More >

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