10 Apr , 2017

On the Lars Larson’s Radio Show to discuss the benefits to women who are being stalked carrying permitted concealed handguns

Dr. John Lott joined Lars Larson to discuss Virginia’s Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe veto of a bill that would temporarily allow domestic violence victims to temporarily carry a permitted concealed handgun for 45 days without a permit. This is the length of time it can take to process a permit application.…

7 Apr , 2017

Dr. Lott will be speaking to the US Concealed Carry Association at the Fort Worth Convention Center on Saturday, April 8th

Dr. John Lott will be speaking on “Mass Public Shootings: What Can Be Done To Stop These Attacks?” at the US Concealed Carry Association at the Fort Worth Convention Center on Saturday, April 8th at 2:00 PM.  If you are in Fort Worth, please stop by.

7 Apr , 2017

On the Steve Gruber Show about the debate over gun control laws in Michigan

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about the debate over gun control laws in Michigan.

(Tuesday, April 4, 2017, from 6:45 to 6:52 AM)

7 Apr , 2017

in Real Clear Policy: “How Judicial Confirmations Got So Contentious”

Dr. John Lott has another piece at Real Clear Policy on Judge Gorsuch’s confirmation to the Supreme Court.

Why are Democrats filibustering Judge Gorsuch, a Supreme Court nominee who has received accolades from even some of the most partisan, liberal lawyers? But that’s the wrong question. A clash was inevitable — if not over this Supreme Court nominee, then surely over the next.

6 Apr , 2017

In the Washington Times: Gun Control Advocates “Leaving threatened women defenseless”

Dr. John Lott has a new op-ed in the Washington Times:

Protection orders are pieces of paper that can only do so much to keep women safe from violent men. But at the end of March, Virginia’s Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe vetoed a bill that would allow domestic violence victims to temporarily carry a permitted concealed handgun for 45 days without a permit.

6 Apr , 2017

On the Steve Gruber Show to talk about the shooting at the Cincinnati Nightclub

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about the shooting at the Cincinnati Nightclub.

(Tuesday, March 28, 2017, from 6:45 to 6:52 AM)

6 Apr , 2017

Cincinnati Nightclub Shooting Occurred in a Gun-Free Zone

Despite all the news coverage given to the Cincinnati Nightclub Shooting at the end of March, one part of the news coverage is again missing: that the attack occurred in a place where permitted concealed handguns weren’t allowed.  The picture shown here is from the front door of the nightclub.  From Fox News:

Several unidentified shooters opened fire at a Cincinnati nightclub early Sunday, killing one person and wounding 15 others, officials said.

6 Apr , 2017

In Fox News: “Gorsuch hysteria on the left: Here’s the real reason why Democrats have been so partisan about Trump’s pick”

Dr. John Lott has a new Fox News piece on Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation:

Some ask why Democrats are filibustering Judge Gorsuch, who has received accolades from even some of the most partisan, liberal lawyers.  But a clash is inevitable — if not over this Supreme Court nominee, then surely over the next.  

6 Apr , 2017

Interview in America’s 1st Freedom: “John Lott Q&A: The Fallacy Of One-Gun-A-Month Laws”

Dr. John Lott has an interview today with America’s 1st Freedom about Democrat Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s call to reinstitute the state’s One-Gun-A-Month law.

On the same day that Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe vetoed legislation that would have helped protect women who had been issued a protective order, McAuliffe also used an amendatory veto to send Senate Bill 1023 back to the General Assembly in the form of a “one-handgun-a-month” bill.

5 Apr , 2017

CPRC on The Charles Butler Radio Show to talk about Gang Violence in Chicago

Dr. John Lott talks to Charles Butler on his national radio show about g.ang violence in Chicago over the past week

(Monday, April 3, 2017 from 6:05 to 6:30 AM)