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On Lock N Load Radio: Nikki Goeser Spends an Hour On Her New Book “Stalked And Defenseless”

29 Apr , 2020  

Nikki Goeser talked to Bill Frady on his national Lock N Load radio show about her new book “Stalked And Defenseless: How Gun Control Helped My Stalker Murder My Husband In Front Of Me.”

(Tuesday, April 28, 2020)

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On the Coronavirus and gun ownership consideration during the pandemic

28 Apr , 2020   Video

Dr. John Lott talked to Dr. Jeffrey Barke on his Facebook podcast, “Common sense answers to the Wuhan CCP virus.” They covered Lott’s writings on the Coronavirus and gun ownership during the pandemic.

(Monday, April 20, 2020)

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Did Illinois just ban or at least strictly limit concealed carry?

27 Apr , 2020  

Illinois Governor Pritzker has an executive order that will take effect on May 1st.

“Wearing a face covering in public places or when working. Any individual who is over age two and able to medically tolerate a face-covering (a mask or cloth face- covering) shall be required to cover their nose and mouth with a face-covering when in a public place and unable to maintain a six-foot social distance.

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CPRC in the News: Washington Examiner, Ballotpedia, Inside Sources, and other news stories

22 Apr , 2020  

Washington Examiner, April 4, 2020

Dr. John R. Lott, Jr., a gun rights advocate who founded the Crime Prevention Research Center, said concerns that the police could handle a possible uptick in crime are warranted and are prompting some to take self-defense into their own hands. 

“You have police all across the country which are being restricted in terms of their ability to go and respond to calls,” said Lott.

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A cost of releasing prisoners: “Florida inmate freed amid coronavirus concerns murdered man one day after release,” second degree murder with a firearm and resisting an officer.

15 Apr , 2020  

From CBS Channel 17 in Tampa, Florida:

An inmate who was released from a Florida jail in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus is back behind bars and accused of committing second-degree murder the day after he got out, deputies say.

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office confirms 26-year-old Joseph Edwards Williams was arrested on a warrant Monday night in Gibsonton.

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Defensive Gun Uses By Those Legally Carrying Guns: Dramatic cases from the middle of August to the middle of September 2019

14 Apr , 2020  

Loudoun county, VA, August 10, 2019 (Fox Channel 5, Washington DC)

An elderly man is credited with helping to stop a couple from getting robbed in Northern Virginia.

According to Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman, the man sprung into action and fired warning shots from his personal gun as that couple was being assaulted in the parking lot of a hotel near Dulles Airport….

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On America This Week: States closing guns stores, claiming people have a right to own guns, but not the right to buy one

12 Apr , 2020   Video

Dr. John Lott talked to Eric Bolling about the move by states and local governments to close gun stores on Sinclair Broadcasting’s America This Week with Eric Bolling. They discussed the claims by gun control advocates that people have the right to own guns, but not the right to buy them.…

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Progressive Groups Demand that Joe Biden Cut the Prison Population in Half and institute federal gun licensing program to cut gun deaths

12 Apr , 2020  

Eight progressive groups have sent a letter to presumptive Democrat presidential nominee Joe Biden demanding that he make policy changes before they will agree to vote for him this year (Alliance for Youth Action, Justice Democrats, IfNotNow Movement, March for Our Lives Action Fund, NextGen America, Student Action, Sunrise Movement, and United We Dream Action).…

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Previously convicted murderer, who was released from Rikers Island Jail over Coronavirus fears, busted for bank robbery

10 Apr , 2020  

On March 28th, James Little, 40, was released from jail because of the Coronavirus outbreak. Little, who had previously served twenty years in prison for murder, was arrested earlier in March for strangulation. Just ten days after his release, he was arrested again for trying to rob an Apple Bank in Gramarcy Park.…

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Coronavirus: Some States have stopped issuing Concealed Handgun Permits

8 Apr , 2020  

In 16 Constitutional Carry states, you don’t need a permit to carry in the state, and in Montana, you don’t need a permit to carry in about 99.4% of the state. But in the rest of the country, you need a permit to carry concealed.

Partial list of states (We will update as we have time)

Georgia – “Probate courts across Georgia have been instructed to temporarily stop accepting applications for weapons carry licenses.”

Florida – “New concealed carry license applications on hold in Florida due to coronavirus outbreak”

Louisiana – Email to Louisiana CHP Instructors but the LSP-CHP: “To further combat the spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana, Gov.…

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