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DAILY ALERT FOR Wednesday, August 16, 2017

 
Equipping Teachers And Staff Members To Protect Students
NEWS
Equipping Teachers And Staff Members To Protect Students
Cam Edwards discusses a school district in Ohio that is training select teachers and staff
 
Man shoots intruder in Marion County
FL | CLICK ORLANDO
Man shoots intruder in Marion County external site
According to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the home in connection with an armed home invasion. The victim said that he was about to go to bed when four masked people entered his home and injured his dog. Deputies said the victim barricaded himself in a room, but the intruder tried to enter
 
Homeowner shoots suspected burglar in Hampton
VA | 13 NEWS NOW
Homeowner shoots suspected burglar in Hampton external site
Police say a man is recovering in the hospital after he allegedly broke into a Hampton residence and was subsequently shot by the homeowner.
 
Cape Coral man stops drugged-out teen from home burglary
FL | NBC
Cape Coral man stops drugged-out teen from home burglary external site
A Cape Coral teen, fueled by drugs, is accused of terrorizing his neighborhood, landing him on the wrong end of a gun and a Taser. Cape Coral Police said Tuan Nguyen broke into two homes near Diplomat Parkway Sunday evening. NBC2 spoke with a victim who caught the teen in the act and held him at gunpoint until police came.
 
Man shot in self-defense steals, then crashes, truck
SC | AP
Man shot in self-defense steals, then crashes, truck external site
Authorities say a South Carolina man got shot for threatening people with a pressure washer, then punched a woman in the face while stealing a truck he later crashed.
 
WASHINGTON TIMES
NRA endorses Ed Gillespie over Ralph Northam in Virginia race external site
Democrats’ recent shift on gun control politics is getting a new test run this year in the Virginia governor’s race, where Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesday won the endorsement of former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ gun control group, while Republican Ed Gillespie is embracing his own support from the National Rifle Association.
 
SEATTLE POST INTELLIGENCER
Seattle's gun tax revenue falls well short of forecast external site
When it was approved, the city finance agency predicted it would collect $300,000 to $500,000.The official spoils in its first year: $103,766.22.More than 80 percent of that was contributed by Sodo's Outdoor Emporium, whose owner has complained of plummeting sales since the tax was imposed in January 2016.
 
TRIBUNE REVIEW
The Seattle gun verdict: Eroding the law external site
Under that Washington law, guns fall under the purview of the state, not its cities: “The state … fully occupies and preempts the entire field of firearms regulations within the boundaries of the state, including the registration, licensing, possession, purchase, sale, acquisition, transfer, discharge and transportation of firearms or any element relating to firearms or parts thereof, including ammunition.”Apparently that wasn't clear enough for the state's high-court justices except for one.
 
KAIT
Arkansas: A-State releases Right-to-Carry policy external site
A state law involving concealed carry on college campuses around the state is about to take effect and officials with Arkansas State University have finished their policy on the issue.
 
NEWS SENTINEL
No danger from permitless carry external site
If permitless carry passes, the people already legally able to buy guns will be the ones legally entitled to carry them without permits. The people already forbidden to buy guns (or even possess them) will still be forbidden to carry. Law-abiding citizens will obey the law and outlaws will ignore it, as it has ever been.And lawful American citizens will be able to exercise their constitutional right to keep and bear arms without getting a government permit, just as they are able to exercise their constitutional rights to things like free speech and religious freedom.
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