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Recent content by davegran

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    Carry in Parks

    Hi Neighbors, I'll be coming to Iowa to do some camping and canoeing in the next few weeks. I hold a Wisconsin CCL and have interpreted Iowa law to state that I can't carry in a place designated as a "park". Does that include a park not in a city? Thanks,
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    Our Senator Tammy Baldwin Voted to Turn Your Gun Rights Over to the UN....

    Here are the senators that voted to give your rights to the U.N.: Baldwin (D-WI) Baucus (D-MT) Bennet (D-CO) Blumenthal (D-CT) Boxer (D-CA) Brown (D-OH) Cantwell (D-WA) Cardin (D-MD) Carper (D-DE) Casey (D-PA) Coons (D-DE) Cowan (D-MA) Durbin (D-IL) Feinstein (D-CA) Franken (D-MN)...
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    I found an inexpensive shoulder holster that fits the Springfield XDs.45

    I've been meaning to try a shoulder holster with my XDs but didn't want to lay out $100 or more for something I might not like. Last week my searches led me onto eBay and a seller called Outbags USA. In looking through the holster descriptions I found one for the Bursa Thunder here. Model #...
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    A novel approach to the gun ownership issue...

    Read the whole article here.
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    We don’t need no steenking 2nd Amendment....

    What do you need a gun for? :idea:
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    NICS Check question concerning Kentucky

    Hello from Wisconsin. One of the members on our forum posted a link to the FBI NICS check numbers here, and I wondered what Kentucky law says about when a check has to be run? Is it only during the sale of a new gun (handgun? long gun? both?) or is it run every time a gun changes hands? The...
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    Minnesota Gov. vetoes Stand Your Ground and reciprocal permitting

    ...says residents already have defense rights. <---Click link
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    12 states on path to guns with no permits

    "Legislatures in a dozen states are considering laws that would eliminate requirements that residents obtain permits to carry concealed weapons."
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    South Western Wisconsin Meet-n-Greet - Feb 18, 2012

    Do we have enough people in SW Wisconsin within easy driving distance of Prairie du Chien to have a meet-n-greet there on Saturday, Feb 18th at Culver's? I'll post your names here to get a head count. If it looks doable, I'll contact the Iowa and Minnesota forums to invite them, too. Show off...
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    Anti Gun Ad to Run During Super Bowl

    Menino, Bloomberg Team Up In Gun Control Ad For Super Bowl :banghead:
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    Cash-strapped Minnesota town hires private guards for policing duties

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    Single Action CC Gun for my wife who has beginning arthritis.

    My wife is ready to start training and carrying, but her hands are not the strongest because of arthritis. I'm thinking that a single action that can be carried cocked and locked would be the easiest for her to operate. It also has to be concealable and easily deployed. I intend to get her to a...
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    Gov. Walker Signs Castle Doctrine Bill

    Homeowners who shoot intruders will have new legal protections, under a bill to be signed Wednesday by Gov. Scott Walker. Wis. gov signs bill allowing homeowners to kill WITI-TV, MADISON—...