Zurlon Tipton and Gun Safety’s Basic Yet Very Hard Lessons

There is no middle ground when it comes to handling firearms.  You either do it properly or terrible things happen.   Basic gun safety means following some very simple rules.  Break those rules and bad things happen.  Sometimes those bad things

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Former NFA President James Murray Hinter dodges the bullet again

James Murray, as he calls himself today, is the former President of Canada’s National Firearms Association (NFA) when he called himself James Murray Hinter.  He currently resides in Thunder Bay and a couple of years ago he found himself, once

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Negligent Discharge: Miami-Dade Police Officer’s Failure to Follow Safe Gun Handling Rules

I’m sure it’s every cop’s worst nightmare. Handling a firearm and it “just goes off”. Except that’s not what happens. A firearm doesn’t “just go off”. Someone puts their finger on the trigger and pulls it. Then the gun “just

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Former NFA President Jim Hinter Surfaces At Last… with more criminal charges

It took almost 10 years, but now there is an explanation for former National Firearms Association President Jim Hinter’s disappearance from the world. Turns out Jim Hinter didn’t disappear at all; he simply decided using his first and last name might

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With Concealed Carry Comes Personal Responsibility

A frightening story from Belize reinforces the responsibility we gun owners have when carrying our firearms legally, no matter where we are. A man was in Brown Sugar Mall, a crowded area called “Tourism Village”, when felt the need to

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Rookie Ottawa Constable claims she was shot, sparks massive manhunt, but did she really shoot herself?

A Gantineau, Quebec, police constable, apparently raiding a Saturday night bush party outside Ottawa, managed to get herself shot instead. The only question remaining now is this: Who shot her? The rookie constable with just 3 years on the job

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Oscar Pistorius and Home Security by Frank Hilliard

Whatever else you can say for Oscar Pistorius, his explanation of how he killed Reeva Steenkamp is bizarre and illogical. No responsible gun owner would shoot through a door at an unknown target. That, however, is not what Canadian homeowners

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Gun Safety Rules must be followed if you don’t want to shoot your penis off

While some people insist on calling this sort of thing an “accidental discharge” I prefer the vastly more accurate term “negligent discharge”. It was no accident that an unnamed man in Birmingham, Alabama, shot himself in the penis on June

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DEA Agent Lee Paige loses case centering around his shooting himself during a gun safety demonstration

Lee Paige, the DEA’s poster-boy for how NOT to handle a firearm, is apparently still a Drug Enfrocement Agency (DEA) special agent stationed in Orlando, Florida, according to a report found online. You may recall the 2004 video of DEA

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Firearm Safety Advisory: You’re NOT one of the Sons of Anarchy…

Chandler, Arizona: On August 2nd, Joshua Seto failed the Stupid Test. Many people who fail the Stupid Test never get a second chance to get it right.  Seto is a very lucky man and he is lucky to be alive.

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Jose Guerena, murdered by Pima County SWAT Team, honoured by Oath Keepers on Memorial Day

For anyone not familiar with the horrific story of Jose Guerena, the former US Marine gunned down by the Pima County SWAT Team, here is a brief recap. Jose Guerena is a a decorated US Marine.  He served two tours

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Webhosting-induced panic attack!

If you tried reaching ChristopherDiArmani.com this morning, you probably were greeted with a big white page that said “this customer has exceeded its bandwidth” or something like that…  I didn’t write down the exact message because I was too freaked

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