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Defensive Handgunning: Balancing Accuracy, Power & Speed

When it comes to guns, everything is a tradeoff. With defensive handguns, that means balancing accuracy, power and speed.

Self-Defense: Garage Invasion & Excessive Force

We discuss whether this garage invasion incident was justified self-defense or an example of excessive force.
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Self-Defense Mindset: How Prepared Are You?

We ask you to analyze whether you’re really prepared to use deadly force in a self-defense situation.
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Attorney Selection: An Excerpt From Deadly Force, 2nd Edition

In this excerpt from Deadly Force, 2nd Edition, Massad Ayoob discusses the finer points of attorney selection following a self-defense incident.
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Long-Range Pistol Shooting With Red Dots

Practicing your long-range pistol shooting at 100 yards will make 25 yards seem like point-blank range.
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The .32 ACP Walther PPK And PPK/s Are Back

Walther has just reintroduced the famous PPK and PPK/s in .32 ACP.
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First Look: Colt Python 2.5-Inch Snubbie

Colt has just added a 2.5-inch Python model to its catalog, the shortest model now available in the lineup.
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Wyatt Earp Was Right: Shot Placement Is Key

Wyatt Earp’s gunfighting days may have been over a century ago, but his advice about good shot placement is still true today.
Accuracy? You want accuracy? Hornady and American Gunner deliver here .

Best Revolvers Of All Time

What were the best revolvers of all time? Here, the author covers 10 wheelguns that truly deserve to be called classics.
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Appendix Carry & Good Holsters

Mexican carry can work in a pinch, but a good holster is key to practical and comfortable concealed carry of a handgun.
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Arrowhead Tactical Apparel’s ROSE Line For Women

A look at the Arrowhead Tactical Apparel ROSE line of dedicated concealed carry clothing for women.
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Self-Defense Law: Castle Doctrine Vs. Stand Your Ground

The author explains the difference between Castle Doctrine and Stand Your Ground and how they can affect you if you’re confronted with a deadly threat.
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First Look: Bear Creek Arsenal Grizzly Pistol

A look at the new Bear Creek Arsenal Grizzly pistol, the company’s first polymer handgun.
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The Mann Load: A New Meaning To Having A Bullet With Your Name On...

A look at the Doubletap Ammunition Mann load, an excellent defensive .45 Auto load bearing the author’s name.
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Self-Defense Law: From Victim To Defendant

The author analyzes the thin line between justified self-defense and criminal recklessness.

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