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In this column, A1F Daily trains its watchdog eye on The Trace, Michael Bloomberg’s new anti-“gun news” site.  The Trace has failed its college exam. In a feature titled, “The Numbers on Arming College Students Show Risks Outweigh Benefits,” Trace authors Evan DeFilippis and Devin Hughes earned failing grades in

Sixty-seven-year-old Harvey Lembo of Rockland, Maine, is disabled and relies on a motorized wheelchair to get around. His helplessness, coupled with the stash of prescription drugs that he needs to get through the day, has made him an attractive target for criminals: In six years he has been robbed six

Article first appeared at – The most critical component in self-defense is not a gun, it is a determined mind. The would-be victim in this case had both the will and the tool to stop a rapist from completing his assault. That led us to a question from a

Article first appeared at – SB-344 Burden of Proof  by Sen. Rob Bradley is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal Justice on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 10:00AM. SB-344 Burden of Proof restores the Stand Your Ground law to the original intent of the

Article first appeared at – HB-163 is a bill to allow persons with a Concealed Weapons & Firearms License to carry firearms concealed or openly. It will prevent CW license holders from being charged with the crime of violating the “Open Carry” law because a concealed firearm, being legally

Article first appeared at – On Friday, November 06 2015, Oath Keepers participated in the premiere of James Jaeger’s new documentary film, MIDNIGHT RIDE, by hosting a five-hour window of time for anyone who wished to view the movie for free. Several thousand people took advantage of the offer

Article first appeared at – Eagle Imports, Inc., the exclusive distributor of Metro Arms, SPS, Bersa, Comanche and Grand Power firearms products, is proud to announce that it has teamed up with GUNS Magazine to give away a Grand Power K100 9mm pistol in its January 2016 edition. Entries

Article first appeared at – This week, we consider the king of home defense. Our SWAT Fuel Warrior of the Week has a concern regarding where to get solid, reliable information regarding firearms, particularly training. That is not an easy question to answer, but the Professor offers much to

Article first appeared at – The Cook County Board Finance Committee voted in favor of a proposed ammunition tax which will now advance to the full Cook County Board for approval. Several spoke against the tax during the committee hearing. Todd Vandermyde of the NRA reminded the committee that

Article first appeared at – Crimson Trace has been voted by OpticsPlanet customers as The Best Laser Sights of 2015. The large customer base of the online optics dealer voted during the retailer’s recent Brilliance Awards contest. This customer selection and recognition means Crimson Trace products leads the laser