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  1. Interesting, strange, dangerous precedent?

    Started by John, 6th January 2015 07:16
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  2. Proposed ammo ban

    Started by .45s r best, 26th February 2015 14:17
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    2nd March 2015, 13:42 Go to last post
  3. An interesting decision of CT Supreme Court

    Started by John, 26th December 2014 05:00
    • Replies: 8
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    30th December 2014, 11:50 Go to last post
  4. Beretta: Gun law forcing move out of Maryland

    Started by Rich-D, 23rd July 2014 01:41
    • Replies: 7
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    15th August 2014, 17:44 Go to last post
  5. Carry in our Nation's Capital

    Started by Frank, 28th July 2014 23:08
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  6. IMHO, She makes perfect sense

    Started by hd-rider, 30th March 2014 20:34
    • Replies: 1
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  7. California Concealed Carry

    Started by s3ar, 13th February 2014 19:24
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    28th February 2014, 11:13 Go to last post
  8. Civil Disobedience in Connecticut

    Started by s3ar, 16th February 2014 01:54
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    27th February 2014, 16:31 Go to last post
  9. Appeal of ccw permit denial

    Started by Hobbysmith, 17th February 2014 18:48
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,095
    18th February 2014, 01:41 Go to last post
  10. Dueling WA state gun control initiatives

    Started by s3ar, 30th January 2014 07:00
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  11. California, Ruger, and micro-stamping

    Started by Hawkmoon, 18th January 2014 21:43
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  12. Chicago gun ban ruled unconstitutional

    Started by Hawkmoon, 7th January 2014 19:21
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  13. Illinois concealed carry

    Started by grumpyoldman, 11th June 2013 23:11
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  14. Arrow CA...Contact Governor Brown Today!

    Started by Rich-D, 19th September 2013 17:32
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    Started by Robert McCall, 2nd August 2013 16:23
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