Tag Archives: Michigan Laws

Patriot Defense Training EC3 Medical Trauma Class

Over the weekend 248Shooter was invited to Jackson Michigan to train with Patriot Defense Training. The subject of the class was very different from the usual handgun, carbine or shotgun training that they traditionally offer. The subject for the 2 day course was Emergency Casualty  Care Class which is marketed as EC3.  The focus of the class was on identifying …

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If More Citizens Were Armed, Criminals Would Think Twice About Attacking Them!

Anyone who reads this blog knows this is how I feel about it. It was a huge surprise to me to have these exact words “If More Citizens Were Armed, Criminals Would Think Twice About Attacking Them!” come from the mouth of the Detroit Police Chief James Craig. While Chief Craig of the Detroit Police Dept is not exactly pro gun. …

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Wolf Hunt Comes to a Close in Michigan

The “Test” hunting season for wolves in Michigan has come to an end. This year marks the first time wolves could be hunted in Michigan since they were declared a protected species. A huge change from just 50 years ago when Michigan paid a bounty for wolves. Hunting was limited to: 43 wolves Limited to 3 Upper Peninsula zones Nov …

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Open Carry in Schools Battle is Soon to Come

Recently one of our Facebook fans shared the following article with me: http://www.clarkstonnews.com/ Besides being just about the worst laid out mess of a site that I have seen since 1998, it is one of the worst articles I have ever read. I make no claim of being a college journalism major. However with a non existent budget and just …

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Protecting The Castle: Questions and Strategies for setting up a Home/Business Protection Plan

Keith Finch joins us again with a follow up to his previous article (here). This is a great read and we are glad to have Keith sharing this with us. My last appearance here dealt with keeping ourselves safe without our firearms around. Here we are tackling the reverse of that circumstance. We are discussing ‘Castle Doctrine’ defense set-up and …

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Stand Your Ground is not a License to be Stupid

Yesterday we reported on a case regarding a man from Dearborn Heights shooting a Detroit woman in the face with a 12 gauge. Read the entire article here. In the article we discuss several factors that clearly indicated a dangerous situation. We approached it from a right to self defense and the clearly made bad choices on the side of Renisha …

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The Defense Speaks in the trial for Renisha McBride Porch Killing

AP Photo/Paul Sancya

You can read the full report from Mlive here: http://www.mlive.com/ For those of you who may not be aware there is a case regarding a Dearborn Heights man who shot a 19 year old woman from Detroit. Here is a summary of the currently known facts: Renisha McBride had a blood alcohol of between .28 and .29. The legal limit is …

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Bill to Expand Safe and Responsible Firearm Training for Michigan Youth Unanimously Passed in House Committee

I received an update from the NRA-ILA today on a Michigan House Bill that I have somehow missed up until now. HB 5085 can be read here.   The bill is designed to “clarify” existing laws on the books as well as allow for individuals under the age of 21 to be able to shoot at target ranges and in instructional …

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How Carrying a Gun Makes You Safer, Even When Not Carrying a Gun

The below article has been submitted by one of our followers. Keith is a NRA Certified Instructor and RO. We greatly appreciate the time he has taken to write this article. Keith really hits some great point on how the act of preparation is a tool in itself. Read the article below and share your thoughts on our Facebook page. …

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