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Thursday, November 23, 2017

NRA Names Georgia Lawmaker Defender of Freedom

Is it your state representative?

WATCH: NRA’s video message to ‘elites’: ‘We’re coming for you’

Using the hashtags #counterresistance and #clenchedfistoftruth, the NRA has put out a series of videos that announce a “shot across the bow,” and say the gun-rights group is “coming for you” and that “elites ... threaten our very survival,”

Kemp, Shafer & Brockway attend 9th Annual Georgia Carry Convention

These three are running for statewide office - and all three attended the Georgia Carry convention recently.

GA mother shoots,kills home intruder while children sleep

The woman shot and killed the intruder making his way into her home as her three young children slept.

Georgia Homeowner Shoots, Kills Wig-Wearing Intruder

Georgia homeowner shoots a wigged home invader.

Black women picking up firearms for self-defense

Marchelle Tigner is on a mission: to train at least 1 million women how to shoot a firearm. She had spent no time around guns before joining the National Guard. Now, as a survivor of domestic violence and sexual assault, she wants to give other women of color the training she hadn’t had.

Campus carry among new Georgia laws taking effect in July

Dozens of new laws are now in effect with the start of Georgia’s fiscal year, including an end to a ban on guns on the state’s public college campuses.

What’s happened to the pro-gun wish list in Washington?

Gun rights advocates entered the Trump era with high hopes. After years of frustration they thought a gun-friendly president and Congress would advance their agenda. At the top of the list: a gun-owner’s ability to bring a legal weapon across any state lines, a policy known as reciprocity.

Man sentenced for lying to firearms dealers during gun deal

Two men have been sentenced to two years in prison for lying to a federal firearms licensee to purchase several guns.

University System of GA issues “guidance” on new campus carry laws

Beginning July 1, legal weapons carry permit holders will be allowed to carry firearms on public college and university campuses around Georgia and the University System of Georgia is prepping facilities and campuses weeks early for the coming changes.
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