This video was obtained from KHQ Channel 6 television.
On March 15th, 2017, the Florida State Attorney’s Office released a video of Ashad Russell, a Florida resident with a concealed handgun permit, fatally shooting another man, Edward Strother, who was attacking a Lee County, Florida Sheriff Deputy Dean Bardes. Prosecutors had cleared Russell of criminal charges on February 15th, 2017. …
Dr. John Lott was on the Lars Larson Show to talk about the continued high rate of gun sales after the election.
(Thursday, March 16, 2017, 8:21 to 8:30 PM)
Aviation Pros, March 9, 2017 (Helping the media putting numbers in perspective by providing the total number of concealed handgun permit holders.)
Gun discoveries at the nation’s airports jumped 28 percent between 2015 and last year when 3,391 firearms made it to checkpoints in carry-on bags, an average of more than nine per day.
Michael Bloomberg’s losing streak continues in his push for background checks on the private transfers of guns. During this last November, Bloomberg’s initiatives in Maine and Nevada failed. With solid Democrat majorities in both the New Mexico state House and Senate, Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety viewed New Mexico as their most likely success in pushing background checks on the private transfers of guns. …
Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber about the change in gun sales after the November 2017 election.
(Tuesday, March 14, 2017, from 6:45 to 6:53 AM)
Dr. John Lott has another op-ed at Fox News and Fox Nation on how gun purchases have remained strong after Trump’s election in November. The piece starts this way:
During the 8 years he was president, Barack Obama’s administration experienced an explosion in gun sales, with annual background checks more than doubling between 2008 and 2016.
Dr. John Lott was on WFLA’s AM Tampa Bay to discuss the judge’s decision to reject the “Stand Your Ground” defense in the Florida movie-theater-shooting case. The retired police captain had shot a man who had thrown popcorn at him.
(Monday, March 13, 2017, from 7:10 to 7:18 AM)
Dr. John Lott talked to Grant Stinchfield on NRA TV with about behavior of concealed handgun permit holders and some of the problems with NICS background checks.
(Monday, February 27, 2017, 10:00 to 10:11 AM)
Dr. John Lott talked to Mark Walters on the over 175 radio stations that carry Armed America Radio. They started talking about comparing our research showing that France had more casualties from mass public shootings in 2015 than the US had during the entire Obama presidency and then the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals decision on the Maryland Assault Weapons Ban.…
Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber about the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals Upholding Maryland’s Assault Weapon Ban.
(Tuesday, February 28, 2017, from 6:45 to 6:53 AM)