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11-year-old fatally shoots one of two intruders who broke into home, saves his 4-year-old sister

4 Sep , 2015  

A 16-year-old who broke into the home on his third attempt was shot and killed by an 11-year-old inside the home.  Fox News has this:

An 11-year-old Missouri boy shot and killed a 16-year-old boy during an attempted home invasion Thursday afternoon, St. Louis County police said.

Police said two suspects tried to break into the home north of downtown St.

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Concealed handgun permit holder wounds armed teenager who was trying to rob him, permit holder feared that he would be shot

3 Sep , 2015  


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ABC TV WXYZ Channel 7 in Detroit (video available here):

Angela Lanier tells 7 Action News her 24-year-old son Joe fired his gun when the teenager tried robbing him while he was sitting in his car. She says he was on the job as an exterminator when the teenager pulled a gun on him .

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CPRC in Investor’s Business Daily: “Wal-Mart Decision To Drop AR-15 Leaves Poor Vulnerable”

1 Sep , 2015  

John Lott’s newest piece in Investor’s Business Daily:

Gun sales are at record highs, but Wal-Mart, the nation’s biggest seller of guns and ammunition, announced last week that it has stopped selling so-called “assault rifles” or “other modern sporting rifles.”

“It’s about what customers are buying and what they’re not,” Wal-Mart spokesman Kory Lundberg announced, suggesting the move wasn’t due to political considerations.

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CPRC at the Daily Caller: “Gun Control Advocates Won’t Let Roanoke Journalists’ Murders Go To Waste”

1 Sep , 2015  

John Lott’s newest piece at the Daily Caller starts off this way:

Within a few hours of the tragic shooting Wednesday that killed journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward, politicians and gun control advocates were calling for more gun control. Hillary Clinton, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, the White House, the Brady Campaign, and others claimed that the shooting showed the need for so-called “expanded background checks.”

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CPRC on Michigan Talk Network to discuss the newest push for gun control after Virginia shooting

1 Sep , 2015  

John Lott talked to Steve Gruber about the push for new gun control laws after the shooting in Virginia last week as well as Wal-Mart’s decision to stop selling AR-15s (Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 6:45 to 6:50 AM).

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CPRC on Sandy Rios’ national radio show to discuss police shootings and what might motivate them

1 Sep , 2015  

John Lott talked to Sandy Rios about recent shootings of police officers and what might motivate these attacks (Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 8:15 to 8:50 AM).

Part 1

Part 2

American Family Radio stations are shown here.

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CPRC interviewed in America’s First Freedom on problems with some recent “public health” research

1 Sep , 2015  

 

John Lott was interviewed by America’s First Freedom about the problems with some recent so-called “public health” research.  The first question and answer is available here:

America’s 1st Freedom: What were the biggest things that the authors of the study on police deaths in the American Journal of Public Health did wrong?

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