There has been a debate for many years here in Florida about whether or not state statute allows openly carrying a firearm while fishing, target shooting, hunting or camping. Today we’re going to look into just what the facts are behind this debate.
It’s a move that few of us wanted, but deep in our hearts knew was going to happen eventually. Following massive public and political pressure, Florida is the first state to enact gun control legislation following the Parkland Shooting thanks to the signature of Governor Rick Scott.
The small Citrus County town of Lecanto was the scene of a defensive shooting late last Friday night. During which an elderly U.S. Navy Veteran had his combat skills called upon him once again. This time to defend himself against a home invader hell-bent on harming him.
Sheer horror as scenes from Parkland’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has been flooding TV sets across the nation with news that this High School of around 3,000 students has become the setting of another mass school shooting.
The Vero Beach area has a lot of folks with some extra money to spend and some of them just so happen to be big second amendment supporters. Apparently a man who attempted to break in to a home there last week didn’t get the memo or thought he was stronger than anyone he may […]
Home to Florida Southern College, Lakeland sits smack dab in the center of gun loving Florida. You would think that due to the amount of guns Floridians carry and how loud and proud they are about it some folks might get deterred from breaking into a Floridian’s home. Well unfortunately for a 19-year-old man from […]
A young teenage criminal learned a lesson he won’t soon forget when attempting to steal from an SUV owned by an armed Fort Lauderdale resident on Tuesday morning.
I have had numerous students and friends ask me if they can target shoot in their backyards. The law has just changed again in Florida and residents, homeowners and lawful gun owners are not permitted to shoot firearms in residential neighborhoods that have a dwelling (home) on it if the land is less than one acre.
This year we have started to finally see just how deep the levels of assaults on women go in this country. In fact, Time Magazine has issued its “Person of the Year” award to “The Silence Breakers” for showing that women are not going to take the abuse anymore. You can add a Jacksonville woman […]
Firearms are painted in our society as symbols of power and strength, the ultimate tough guy persona. John Wayne, John McClane, Mad Max are all tough folks who can take a lickin’ and keep on tickin’. But guns also offer an equality for those who cannot otherwise show off strength. A situation like this is […]