Gun-Safe Reviews Online (Now Arms Bearing Citizen)

As always, Law Shield doesn’t recommend products, but here we point you toward a product that recommends products. www.armsbearingcitizen.com describes itself as a database for gun safes. These are particularly important products, because if you own firearms, you need a safe to keep them away from children and thieves. But sorting through the products can be …

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Strange Twist in Target Gun Story

U.S. Law Shield noticed a strange twist in a story by WMBF-TV in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, which reported that a real gun was found in the toy aisle of Target on Seaboard Street. The gun was in plain view on top of a superhero Playskool toy box when a loss prevention worker found it …

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Law of “Defense of Others” Explained

Folks, check out this new page from our upcoming 2014-2015 Use of Force publication. This is just one page, we will release the new pages as they become ready. This format is designed to easily explain complicated legal topics, such as the law of self-defense. These pages mimic what trial lawyers might use as demonstrative …

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Missouri: Armed Teachers Bill Awaits Gov’s Signature

Law Shield was glad to see that the Missouri Senate passed a bill that would allow for armed teachers in schools. The successful bill, if enacted into law, would allow vetted and trained teachers and school administrators to carry firearms on campus. The measure was approved by the state Senate 111-28. Under the bill, school …

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Marine Vet Stops Armed Robbery

A recent event outside Houston offers Texas Law Shield a chance to reinforce some legal points for our members. According to KPRC-TV, “a 28-year-old Marine veteran killed a robbery suspect in a wild shootout in the parking lot of a shopping center in northeast Harris County. “Sheriff’s deputies are not identifying the man who they …

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California Has Enough Laws

To understand how the recent mass killings in California could have been stopped the day before Elliot Rodger stabbed three people to death and shot three more — Law Shield recommends an article by Clayton E. Cramer posted on PJ Media. Writing about the Rodger killings, Cramer said: “In California, a number of medical professionals, …

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$1 Billion in Ammo: We’ll Take It!

Law Shield has learned from press reports that the Pentagon is set to destroy more than $1 billion worth of ammo. But there’s no need to do that: We’ll take it. Of course, we’re kidding. But from the perspective of our members, it makes much more sense to give it away, or sell it, to …

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Quick-Shoot a Grape in Half a Second With an AR-15

Jerry performs an amazing feat of marksmanship: Shooting a grape from low ready, with the safety on, in half a second with reaction time! Equipment: S&W M&P-15 V-TAC; Hogue stock; Hogue G-10 grip; Vortex Razor HD II, JM/Miculek compensator    

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Open-Carry in Florida on Your Way to Hunt, Fish, or Camp

Texas Law Shield supports the members of Florida Carry in their efforts to preserve and expand gun rights. The group points out an often-overlooked point of law in Florida: The Florida law prohibiting the carry of open firearms and the Florida law requiring a license to carry concealed weapons, do not apply to a person …

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Some Facts about Isla Vista Shootings to Consider

WARNING: Video Contains Mature Content Our condolences go out to the families whose loved ones were murdered or injured in the recent spree killing by the troubled son of a Hollywood director. Police said Elliot Rodger, the 22-year-old gunman and the son of a director who worked on “The Hunger Games” movies, carried out the …

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