Walmart fires employees for self-defense

Several Walmart employees witnessed a customer shoplifting and escorted him to a holding room in the back of the store. During his detention the customer decided it was time for him to leave. When the Walmart employees denied his request he reportedly brandished a firearm, threating the employees. According to comments by the employees, there’s only one […]

Support Utah H.B. 75 (1st Substitute)

H.B. 75 (1st Substitute) will be coming to the Utah House floor for a vote very soon, probably Friday, 2/11/2011. This bill eliminates some of Utah’s more onerous definitions of “on or about school premises.” And it protects law-abiding gun-owners who might otherwise be inadvertently ensnared by Utah’s overly expansive “Gun Free School Zone” definition […]


The University of Utah recently took disciplinary action against two of their law enforcement officers for sharing the University’s latest scheme to harass and intimidate people with legally carried self defense weapons. After being shot down by the Utah Supreme Court, and spanked by the Legislature for their past attempts to create campus gun bans […]

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LDS Church Policy Puts Clergy, Congregation at Risk

An LDS Church policy, and Utah State Law, put clergy and congregation members at risk. The policy, read in the form of a letter from the First-Presidency from pulpits across the country, asks that all members leave personal-defense weapons (specifically “guns”) at home. That “sitting duck” policy effectively advertised to the public that LDS houses […]

Pizza Hut of Arizona

View Larger Map In another “they almost got it right” story, the Arizona Daily Star reports that the company which owns and operates the majority of Pizza Hut restaurants in Southern Arizona will no longer prohibit customers from legally carrying sidearms on their property. According to the article: Patrick McKinney, vice president of operations for […]

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