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Recent content by Ian

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    Texas, We Have a Problem

    I guess I didn't truly realize how big of an issue this was until last night when I went to business after business that was posted 30.07. I'm guessing that Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America has ran a huge campaign contacting Texas business associations and getting them to spread info...
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    SB17 Referred to House Homeland Security & Public Safety

    http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/BillLookup/history.aspx?LegSess=84R&Bill=SB17 I know you all have been waiting for SOMETHING to finally happen during this stalemate between the House and Senate bills. Looks like the House gave in and started SB17 moving again. Doesn't appear to be a date set...
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    HB 910 - Licensed Open Carry - Officially Passed Out of Texas House of Representative

    It's official people! HB 910 has passed out of the Texas House today! http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/BillLookup/history.aspx?LegSess=84R&Bill=HB910 Looks like they might have added some amendments to it today. I'm going to take a look at the Journal when it's posted to see if we can get more...
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    LA OC Experience Reports

    I noticed you guys don't have a thread dedicated to just OC experiences like a lot of other states do so I figured I would make one and get the ball rolling. The main purpose of this thread is to show people new to the idea of open carry that it's completely normal and most interactions with...
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    Question about R.S. 40:1379.3 (N)

    Hi there ya'll from the Lone Star State. I'm going to most likely be coming down to Baton Rouge until July for work and I'm trying to go through all of the local and state firearm laws when a question popped up. Every website I see, handgunlaw.us, lsp.org, etc has the same quoted text and I...
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    SB17 Allowing Permitted Open Carry Has Just Passed The Texas State Senate

    Just now, SB17 was given a final vote in the Texas State Senate and was passed in a 20-10 vote and will now move to the House. SB 17 has the following amendments: 1. Effective date of legislation, if passed, will be January 1st, 2016. 2. Additional training requirements that address open carry...
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    SB17 Status and Senate Floor Amendments

    I've been following along with the live broadcast of the Texas State Senate and I figured I would give those of you that did not have the opportunity to watch an update. Current status of SB17: Passed to engrossment as amended. Third and final reading will be on 03/17/15 as well as a possible...
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    My favorite scene from Strange Wilderness

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    Need someone to head up Texas movement

    imported post Hey guys, I moved to Colorado a month ago so I can't really do much for Texas up here. I need someone to take over the OC petition that I started that's at almost 62,000 signatures and to also head up the front for the legislature. I'd prefer someone that lives in or near...
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    Forming Colorado Springs OC Group

    imported post Hey guys, Figured I'd take the wheel and get together an organized group for OC meet-ups in Colorado Springs. If anyone's interested, I'm forming a list so we have good communication. PM me your name, cell number, and email address so I can get the ball rolling on this. Carry on.
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    District 9

    imported post Hey guys, Is there anyone in the Springs that is interested in going to see District 9? This movie is getting crazy good reviews, but my girlfriend says she does NOT want to go see it. Just moved here from Texas so I don't really have any guy friends yet that I can go see movies...
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    Anyone want to take a reloading class from a NRA instructor?

    imported post I talked to an instructor at the Personal Defense Institute of Colorado and he said they are going to start offering NRA reloading courses at the end of the month. I wanted to see if anyone wanted to take the course with me to make sure that we'll have enough people to keep the...
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    Verification on Garden of the Gods "No Firearms" Sign

    imported post Was just checking. The "No Firearms" sign at Garden of the Gods is not a legal sign and unenforceable, correct?
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    Streamlight Tactical Laser/Light For Sale

    imported post Hey guys, looking for someone that wants to buy my Streamlight TLR. I'm selling it because it won't fit in my holster and I'm going to have to get a smaller tac light without the laser. Asking $230. In awesome condition, this thing is BRIGHT! These are $300 new+tax.
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    My New Serpa Level 3 Holster

    imported post Hey guys. Recently got my Blackhawk Serpa level 3 retention holster for my Glock 23. I love this thing! Talk about insane retention, there is no way a BG is getting my gun from me. I've had my friends try to take the gun from me while I just stand there AFTER I explain how it...