No Charges in Indiana Defensive Shooting – The Truth About Guns

The Indiana State Police (ISP) have released Blake Henry, 24, from custody and declared in a press release that no charges will be filed against the southern Indiana man who shot and killed 29-year-old Jacob Mitchell over the weekend. ISP ruled the incident to be a...

Chicago Liquor Store Clerk Opens Fire On Armed Robbers – USA Carry

CHICAGO, IL – Two armed robbers were chased out of Chicago-area liquor store by an armed clerk in early November, opening fire on them as they tried to shake down the store. The incident was part of a string of liquor store robberies in the Chicago area over the past...

Samaritan Who Shot At NYC Subway Mugger Out On Bail – USA Carry

NEW YORK, NY – A good samaritan who fired a shot at a mugger in the NYC subway remains out on bail after he was arrested for discharging his firearm. While the shooting is being condemned by some New Yorkers, the shooter almost certainly kept the mugger’s victim from...

Nebraska Considering Stand-Your-Ground Law – The Truth About Guns

Cornhusker State lawmakers are seeking to expand self-defense rights by introducing a Stand-Your-Ground measure last week. The measure, Legislative Bill 1269, was introduced on Jan. 17 by Republican state Sen. Brian Hardin with 14 co-sponsors for the measure. While...

SHOT SHOW 2024: CCI Uppercut .22 LR – The Truth About Guns

CCI is well known for its high-quality rimfire ammunition. Whenever you need a rimfire for something beyond plinking, you likely turn toward CCI. This year at SHOT Show, CCI unveiled their latest .22 LR load, the Uppercut. The Uppercut is aimed to be a .22 LR...

Iowa School Starts Arming Its Teachers – The Truth About Guns

Newsweek breathlessly reports on a Christian School in Iowa that’s training up some of its teachers to pack heat in their schools. The purpose, of course, is to provide an active response to a murderous lunatic, terrorist or criminal until law enforcement can arrive....

Pennsylvania Anti-Gun Measures On The Move – The Truth About Guns

Anti-gun Pennsylvania lawmakers last week approved five restrictive gun control measures in the House Judiciary Committee, setting the stage for all five to be considered by the full House of Representatives. On Jan. 17, the committee approved House Bill 335, HB 336,...

Deputy Attacked During Welfare Check – Let’s Talk Defensive Gun Use

Talk about a close call. Police were dispatched for a welfare check that ended up in a gunfight. Any time there is a chance of a confrontation or you’re in a risky situation, leave yourself a reactionary gap. The perpetrator cornered the officer in this incident, and...

SHOT Show 2024: The Henry H023 Lever Action Rifle – The Truth About Guns

It’s a new year, so we got a new Henry. Last year, Henry introduced us to something fairly radical in the form of the Henry Homesteader. The Homesteader is a 9mm carbine. This year, they’ve swung hard and hit us with something new and grand in the form of the H023....

Federal Judge Rules Post Office Gun Ban Unconstitutional – USA Carry

In the case of United States v. Ayala , a federal judge in the Middle District of Florida made a significant ruling regarding the constitutionality of the ban on carrying firearms in post offices. The decision, delivered by Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle, declared the...

Kansas Lawmakers Push To Strengthen 2A Rights – The Truth About Guns

While legislators in many states are waging an all-out assault on their citizens’ right to keep and bear arms, Kansas lawmakers are working to bolster those rights. House Concurrent Resolution 5020, currently under consideration in a state House committee, would amend...

State AGs Oppose California Mag Ban – The Truth About Guns

When the top law enforcement officers from half of the United States band together to make their voices known on an important topic, it’s kind of a big deal. Recently, attorneys general from 25 states filed an amicus brief against California’s unconstitutional law...

SHOOT SIG Announces 2024 Competition Schedule – USA Carry

NEWINGTON, N.H. – SIG SAUER is pleased to announce the official 2024 SHOOT SIG competition season and match schedule. SHOOT SIG is a shooting experience aimed at getting you from the house to the range in a fun, approachable atmosphere.  SHOOT SIG is a membership...

NRA Finds Constitutional Friends Amid Legal Woes – The Truth About Guns

If you read everything in the news of late and even talk to some gun rights supporters, you know NRA has been having a host of fits on a number of legal and organizational fronts and have quite a few forces aligned against them even from within the gun community. New...

New York Driver Confronts Protesters – Let’s Talk Defensive Gun Use

New York, NY – Today, an outraged driver gets out and pushes protesters blocking the Williamsburg bridge during rush hour traffic. The driver says, “You’re disrupting traffic idiots, you can’t do that, it’s against the law,” and multiple people are yelling, “Run them...

NRA EVP Wayne LaPierre Announces Resignation from NRA – USA Carry

The National Rifle Association of America (NRA) announced today that Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre announced he is stepping down from his position as chief executive of the organization, effective January 31. Long-time NRA executive and Head of General...

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