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The troopers initiated trumped up charges of everything ranging from “disorderly conduct” to “criminal trespassing” and “resisting arrest” in an effort to prevent citizens from exercising lawful activities in and around the Capitol.

When he came outside, he saw two men in a white Chevy Impala. He said one of them tried to shoot him so he fired his AK-47 at their car….

Welcome to Texas, where a criminal court judge can apparently you to marry your significant other within 30 days of sentencing as part of your probation.

Waller County, Texas police are conducting an investigation into the death of Sandra Bland in a prison cell. Bland was arrested earlier this month for allegedly assaulting a cop, and was found dead in her cell three days later. Her death was another spark that set off outrage amongst Black Lives Matter activists, who have …

At a North Austin gun store and shooting range, Governor Greg Abbott will signed TSRA’s Open Carry bill during in an official signing ceremony. This was a campaign promise, made good! In March of 2014, House leadership committed to passing legislation first introduced in 2009 by Representative George Lavender (R-Texarkana). Lavender lost his bid for …

It has been a banner year or so for race mongers. They have been able to paint police as over-zealous racist, jack-booted, white heathens, going about in the tradition of the Ku Klux Klan. This period of time will be etched in school textbooks along with all of the other lies and half-truths portraying the …

Senator Ted Cruz spoke with gun owners around the country and laid out his agenda for what a Cruz presidency would look like. Gun Owners of America is planning to sponsor other Tele-Town Hall Meetings with other elected officials and candidates. About Ted Cruz In 2012, Ted Cruz was elected as the 34th U.S. Senator …

Somewhere, everyday in the USA, 2100+ people use a gun for self defense, to stop a crime or save the lives of themselves or their family. “We believe that the American public deserve to understand that on the average, guns save 2,191 lives and are used to thwart crimes every day,” says Alan Gottlieb of …

Blinn College student Nicole Sanders filed a First Amendment lawsuit against the public institution near Houston today after being told by an administrator last February that she would need “special permission” to display a gun rights sign and collect signatures for her student group on campus. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) assisted …

I just watched hours of debate in the Texas Senate on Committee Substitute HB 910.  The Senate Committee had removed the Dutton amendment, that stipulated that the police could not stop you for merely exercising your right to carry openly, and ask for a permit or license. Here is the amendment: CERTAIN INVESTIGATORY STOPS AND …

Waco, Texas is still reeling from a deadly shootout last night between rival biker gangs at a Twin Peaks restaurant. And now that chain has officially revoked that location’s franchise status. Police knew about the meeting between the gangs ahead of time, but the Waco location did not comply with police requests to not serve bikers …

The shooting at a “Draw Muhammad” cartoon contest in Garland, Texas this week has reignited a national debate about free speech, with many scolding the actions of Pamela Geller and the American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI)and provoking Muslims to the point where something like the shooting would happen. One of the people making that argument …

This is TEXAS, not France! After the shooting near Dallas, ISIS immodestly tweeted: “They thought they were safe in Texas from Soldiers of The Islamic State.” As it turned out, their overconfident boasting was premature. They obviously thought this attack would be successful, and many innocents would be slaughtered, as usual. They apparently got TX mixed-up …

Still refusing to acknowledge the legal distinction between a college campus and an off-campus party, members of the Texas chapter of the gun-control group Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America spent Wednesday toting a portable “beer pong” game around the Texas Capitol. Late Wednesday afternoon, the group posted pictures (http://is.gd/ZfuPGb) to its Facebook …

When armed terrorists attacked Charlie Hebdo headquarters over Muhammad cartoons on January 7 2015, unarmed police officers were forced to flee for their lives. When armed men attacked people gathered in Garland, Texas, on May 3 2015 over Prophet Muhammad cartoons, armed police cut them down — and the Daily Mail reported that the body …

A Texas veterinarian was fired from her job after posting a photo on Facebook depicting her having just shot a tomcat dead with a bow and arrow. This is the picture in question posted by Kristen Lindsey: Lindsey works for the Washington Animal Clinic, but ended up fired after the social media firestorm surrounding her …

The FBI has released a graphic video that shows a blue Ford Focus rental car erupting into a ball of flames after a US Border Patrol agent broke the car’s passenger side window and shot a Taser into the cab, igniting gas fumes inside. Inside the vehicle engulfed in flames is 25-year-old Alex Martin. Martin’s family said that …