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Recent content by Swampbeast

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    Maine to ban only open carry in Arcadia

    imported post http://www.boston.com/news/local/maine/articles/2010/04/02/guns_in_parks_bill_sent_to_maine_governor/ AUGUSTA, Maine—Gov. John Baldacci is expected to sign an amended bill next week that regulates guns in Acadia National Park, relaxing restrictions that a sponsor of the original...
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    Obamacare Passed

    imported post http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2010/03/21/house-leaders-make-impassioned-pleas-final-health-care-vote/ A bloc of pro-life Democrats turned out to be the linchpin to passage of the Senate's massive health insurance overhaul Sunday night, as President Obama cemented a 219-212...
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    Great Smokey Mountains NP

    imported post Does anyone know if we can now carrying in the Great Smokey Mountain National Park? I would infer that we can since the legislature did not make it illegal, but does the rules restricting our national forest carry above a .22 apply there as well? If anyone could shed some light...
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    Conviction of Arizona man overturned thanks to castle doctrine

    imported post http://www.nraila.org/News/Read/InTheNews.aspx?ID=13173 Fairfax, Va. -- An Arizona man who spent nearly three years in prison for justifiably shooting a man in self-defense is now free and clear of all guilt in his case. This week the Arizona Supreme Court let stand the state...
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    State Park Carry

    imported post The new law sounds confusing, sorry if I'm beating a dead horse, but reading through it sounded kinda like open carry in a state park would be legal so long as you had a concealed firearm license?? any imput would be great
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    I came across a fellow ocer last week

    imported post So I was passing through Vermont somewhere along route 7last week and I stopped to eat a gas station and as I was getting pizza I saw a man in the subway line openly carrying a gun as well. Always puts a smile on my face!
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    NPS says new gun law won't take effect until Feb. 2010

    imported post http://www.denverpost.com/headlines/ci_12433813 WASHINGTON — Not so fast, gun owners. A new law allowing loaded guns in national parks and wildlife refuges will not take effect until next year, the Obama administration said. President Barack Obama signed the gun law without...
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    GA College Student Shoots, Kills Home Invader

    imported post http://www.wsbtv.com/news/19365762/detail.html COLLEGE PARK, Ga. -- A group of college students said they are lucky to be alive and they’re thanking the quick-thinking of one of their own. Police said a fellow student shot and killed one of two masked me who burst into an...
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    Terrorist Attack in India

    imported post http://www.newsherald.com/articles/mumbai_70046___article.html/armed_india.html There's a nagging question about the terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India: Why doesn't this happen more often? It was a relatively low-tech operation - as few as 10 men armed only with guns and...
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    Interesting experience in Harrisonburg

    imported post So I'm on my way home Saturday 6/3 and I stop to get gas in Harrisonburg shortly before dinnertime. I was OCing, which I did everywhere I legally could since I have no cc permits honoroed by VA. I prepaid, and I saw these three punk looking mexicans go into the store as I was...