• Preventing Firearm-Related Injury and Death: A Targeted Intervention
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    Preventing Firearm-Related Injury and Death: A Targeted Intervention

    [MUSIC PLAYING] Welcome to preventing firearm-related injury and death, a targeted intervention. My name’s Garen Wintemute. I’m an ER doc and I became involved in firearm-violence prevention because I believe there is a moral imperative to prevent firearm-related harm that’s every bit as compelling as the moral imperative to treat it. There is a practical reason too. Most people who die from firearm injuries never make it to the hospital. They die where they’re shot. To prevent deaths from firearms, we need to prevent people from getting shot in the first place. I’m Emmy Betz, and I’m joining the conversation from the University of Colorado, School of Medicine. I’m also…

  • Tosh.0 – Web Redemption – Rifle Kid
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    Tosh.0 – Web Redemption – Rifle Kid

    – IT’S THE VIEW OUTSIDE PEOPLE’S DOORS AND WINDOWS THAT HAS WALNUT CREEK NEIGHBORS DOING DOUBLE TAKES. YES, THAT’S A GUY WITH A RIFLE STRAPPED ACROSS HIS BACK WALKING DOWN THE SIDEWALK. – THIS IS MY GRANDDAD’S GUN FROM WORLD WAR II. – 19-YEAR-OLD JOHN SCHULTZ ALSO WEARS A BULLETPROOF VEST, CARRIES AMMO, AND KEEPS A KNIFE. – I HAVE ZIP TIES ON AS WELL, JUST IN CASE. – MY KIDS DON’T EVEN COME OUTSIDE ‘CAUSE THEY’RE SCARED. – HIS WALKS VARY, DAY AND NIGHT. IT’S MOSTLY FOR PICKING UP GARBAGE. – IT’S NOTHING TO DO WITH THE GUN OR THE BODY ARMOR. IT’S THE PERSON. – BUT THERE’S TILL…

  • Universal Background Checks Act of 2019 – The Legal Brief
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    Universal Background Checks Act of 2019 – The Legal Brief

    Welcome back to The Legal Brief, the show where we CRUSH the various legal myths and misinformation surrounding various areas of the gun world. I’m your host Adam Kraut and today we’re conducting a super duper FBI specialty background check to make sure you are allowed to consume this content lawfully according to an upcoming statute pursuant to subsection Less than a week into the 116th Session of Congress, Representative Mike Thompson, a democrat from California and Representative Peter King, a republican from New York…I think there’s a joke in there somewhere… have introduced HR 8 which has been titled the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019. It looks like…

  • George Zimmerman Paints Confederate Flag To Prove He Loves America
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    George Zimmerman Paints Confederate Flag To Prove He Loves America

    >>ANDY HALLINAN IS A GUN SHOP OWNER IN FLORIDA WHO DOES NOT WANT TO ALLOW ANY MUSLIM TO COME TO HIS ESTABLISHMENT. OF COURSE HE HAS TO DEAL WITH SOME LEGAL ISSUES BECAUSE OF THAT, BECAUSE YOU CANNOT REALLY DISCRIMINATE AS A BUSINESS OWNER. SO, GEORGE ZIMMERMAN WANTS TO HELP HIM OUT. SO WHAT IS HE DOING? HE PLANS ON SELLING HIS LATEST PIECE OF ART, AND SPLITTING ANY PROFIT HE MAKES WITH HALLINAN. HIS LATEST PIECE OF ART IS A CONFEDERATE FLAG, SO TAKE A LOOK AT THAT. HE IS REALLY A TALENTED ARTIST, I FEEL LIKE A FIRST GRADER MAY BE ABLE TO DO THAT, BUT ANYWAYS. HE…

  • Key & Peele – Confederate Reenactors
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    Key & Peele – Confederate Reenactors

    – MEN, AS WE LAUNCH THE COUNTERATTACK AGAINST THE UNION ARMY, WE MUST REMEMBER THAT EVEN THOUGH WE MAY DIE A GLORIOUS DEATH ON THE BATTLEFIELD, WE DO SO TO PRESERVE A WAY OF LIFE. THE SOUTHERN WAY OF LIFE. A WAY OF LIFE SO PURE AND BEAUTIFUL THAT NO MAN NOR GOVERNMENT CAN TAKE THIS AWAY FROM US. THE RIGHT… THE RIGHT TO PRESERVE. OUR OWN SO– TO– WE A– OH, [bleep]. – WELL, HELLO THERE, MASSA. SORRY WE LATE. – SHORE DIDN’T MEAN TO SNEAK UP ON YA, SIR. – LOOK, FELLAS, WE’RE TRYING TO HAVE A NICE, LITTLE CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT HERE. WE DON’T WANT ANY TROUBLE.…

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    Is Gun Ownership a Right?

    Does an American citizen have a Constitutional right to own a gun? Here’s what the Second Amendment says: “A well-regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” Now, it once seemed to me like that language only protected state militias and not individuals. Indeed, this is the view held by the four dissenting Supreme Court justices in the 2008 case of District of Columbia versus Heller, a landmark case dealing with gun ownership. But the more research I did, the more I came to realize that my initial view was mistaken and that…

  • Virginia Legislative Updates 2017
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    Virginia Legislative Updates 2017

    Hi, Ed Riley here again, U.S. LawShield Independent Program Attorney for Virginia. Today, we’re going to talk about some of the updates in the law with respect to firearms, that went into effect in Virginia on July 1 of 2017. First one of those is § 18.2-308.2, which speaks specifically to whether a violent felon or any felon can possess a firearm. The change in that statute allows a nonviolent felon to possess an antique firearm or muzzle loader or up to five pounds of black powder, as long as it’s being used for sporting purposes. A second area of change involves schools. Typically you cannot carry a firearm in…

  • Florida Legislative Updates 2017
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    Florida Legislative Updates 2017

    In 2017 there was a extremely important change made to the law regarding self defense that everyone should be aware of. This is in regards to our immunities statute, which is found in Florida statute 776.032. Prior to July a defendant in a criminal proceeding wanting to claim immunity from prosecution had to show by a preponderance of the evidence in a pretrial hearing that he or she was entitled to immunity. This was one of the only times a defendant in a criminal case ever had a burden to prove anything. Now a defendant only has to make an initial showing that he or she was justified in using…