Tag Archives: Michigan Laws

Elderly Man Shoots at Attempted Dog Nappers in West Detroit

Click on Detroit has just published another case of local people standing up for their rights and property.   Full article here.    An elderly man sitting on his porch was approached by 3 unknown men who were interested in his dog. These 3 men later came back with firearms to this elderly mans home on Cascade Street near Joy …

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Warren Homeowner Defends Home and Life

On Tuesday 9/17 in the early afternoon a Warren homeowners life was drastically changed. An armed assailant entered his home under the guise of buying jewelry from the homeowners brother that was as not currently at home. Once inside the building the assailant produced a gun and attempted to rob the homeowner.   The 68 year old man living on …

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The Navy Yard Shooting and How Gun Control Failed

Brian Yaklyvich/CNN

On September 16th another mass shooting happened claiming the lives of 12 people and wounded another 8 individuals. This mass shooting like almost all other mass shootings in history happened in a “Gun Free Zone”. As such victims were prohibited from defending themselves and forced to wait for the mercy of the police dept. to come save them.   It …

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Patriot Defense Training (PDT) part 2 OR Why We Train

In our previous article Patriot Defense Training (PDT) part 1  we started to discuss the types of classes and atmosphere that Brad has developed at PDT. Even in a multi part article we will not be able to give you more then a small glimpse of what you get in the full 10 hour class. Reading about guns, watching Youtube videos and …

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UofM Student Threatened with Gun by Mugger

Click on Detroit is reporting that on Aug 30th a student on campus was threatened and assaulted during an attempted robbery.   The attempted mugger who is described as: black male, mid-20s, about 6 feet tall with a slim build. Police said he was wearing a gray, long-sleeved baggy jacket, dark-colored cargo-style pants, and a gray beanie cap.   Police …

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Kettering University Students Want Ability to Carry on Campus

According to a recent article on the Flint Journal a newly formed school club is looking to empower students with the right to carry firearms. (See the article here)   Michigan law prohibits the carrying of guns in both dorm rooms or classrooms under a law that many would like to see changed. Kettering University in Flint Michigan however has …

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Patriot Defense Training (PDT) part 1

  Patriot Defense Training is a Jackson Michigan based training organization that focuses on empowering Patriots (you and me, American good guys and gals with guns) to defend themselves, their family and property from those who would do you harm. Brad VanValkenburg (Don’t worry you wont need to say his last name)  is the owner and primary instructor. Take a look …

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3rd Burned Female Found in Detroit

CBS Detroit is reporting a third victim of a possible Detroit Serial Attacker has been found.  You can find the CBS Article here.   On Saturday morning another burned female was discovered in the 1300 block of Forrest Avenue. This is now the 3rd female found burned and left for dead in recent weeks. Investigators are not officially claiming the …

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Rep. Harvey Santana Looking to “Review” Stand Your Ground Laws

The Detroit Free Press has released a story here (Detroit Free Press Article) related to recent comment by Representative Harvey Santana. Representative Santana is a Detroit Democratic representative  feels that after the last failed attempt to repeal the Stand Your Ground legislation that Michigan passed in 2006 it is time to re-open the conversation. Detroit has been facing huge financial issues …

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Picking the Right Carry Gun for You part 2

In our last article we went over some of the things you want to consider when picking the right carry gun for you. We will expand on this further in this article. The main topics of discussion in this article will be the various types of firing mechanisms and how that affects your decision as well as the differences between semi automatics and revolvers. …

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