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A Landmark Decision in Bruen

Belated Happy Birthday Cheers and Exaltations to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, who celebrated his 74th birthday on June 23, 2022, by writing the...

A Landmark Decision in Bruen

From the the majority decision written by Justice Clarence Thomas in a landmark Supreme Court gunowner-rights decision, New York State Rifle & Pistol Association,...

Just the Covers, Not the ‘Meat’

Where’s the Meat? My May 2022 issue of Gun Tests arrived via USPS with only the front and back cover. All the “meat” of the...

Recalls

Recalls are part of making consumer products, but when it comes to firearms, the stakes are a little higher than if the products were...

How About Just the PDFs?

Just the PDFs, Ma’am Hi, love your magazine. Have been a reader for many years. I wonder if it is possible to just get a PDF instead of the actual printed magazine? We’re trying to limit the amount of paper that is coming into the house. — Jim Hey Jim: Yes, just contact customer service […]

Halfway There

On April 12, 2022, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signed Senate Bill 319, Constitutional carry, into law. Constitutional carry in Georgia goes into effect immediately....

No Bullhide; Our Spirits Sagged

Re “Gun Belts: Beat the Sag with Choices from Wright, Bigfoot,” February 2021 FYI, I called Wright Leatherworks, the makers of the Bullhide belt to...

Dodgy

I watched some of the confirmation hearings of Supreme Court nominee Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson and came away underwhelmed. That’s not surprising because, if...

More on Go-Bag 22 LR Rifles

Re “Three Take-down Rimfire Rifles That Are Go-Bag Ready to Roll,” January 2022 Loved the article. Brought back memories. I bought my Armalite AR-7 in...

Measures and Countermeasures

According to the Federal Register, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (BATFE) has set tentative dates to finalize two proposed rules affecting...

How About the 9422 Levergun?

Re “Rimfire Lever-Action Rifles: Chiappa, Henry, and Rossi,” February 2022 I own several bolt-action and semi-auto 22 LR rifles, plus one lever-action 22, a Winchester...

SHOT Show Returns to Las Vegas

While you slept on January 18, we took a significant step toward returning to normalcy in the firearms industry. The Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor...

Fruits of Bruen

A couple of issues ago (August 2022), I wrote in this space about the earth-shaking effect that the Supreme Court’s Bruen decision would have...