November 21, 2016 |

We received a call to the emergency hotline from a member who was traveling in a major city out west when he found himself and his family confronted by angry rioters. Click to see what happened next, and what your rights to self-defense are if you find yourself in a similar predicament.  

A concealed carrier in Estero, Florida stopped the savage beating of a Lee County deputy by shooting the suspect delivering the attack. Based on the facts in media reports, was the passerby within his rights to fire and stop the man assaulting the deputy? Click to see a video of U.S. Law Shield of Florida Independent Program Attorney James Phillips discussing the relevant Florida statutes. 
Commenters on Texas & U.S. Law Shield social media overwhelmingly want President-Elect Donald J. Trump to push national reciprocity as his first gun-rights-related legislative effort.  Click to see why it's so important.
Gun-stats expert and economist John R. Lott, Jr. calls out the channel for its "completely false claim that the U.S. has 'one of the world's highest rates of death by firearms.'" If you like big portions of data with your coffee, then click to see the numbers.  

Two Marines who served together in Iraq have built their friendship into a budding new business venture that offers discounts and other special treatment to Texas Law Shield members.   Click to read more about Phantom Tactical.
When Donald Trump is sworn into the Presidency in January, 2017, he will be greeted with various gun-reform measures already filed in Congress. Click to see a lineup of bills and their sponsors who can advance gun owners' rights immediately.  

Texas & U.S. Law Shield Vice President Dave Donchecz recently traveled along the East Coast making stops in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Florida to help grow and expand our network of members and partners . Click to go along for the ride.

Walther's CCP has generated a lot of attention. Light, attractive, and with the Walther name, the pistol was designed to compete with the Glock 43 9mm and similar size handguns for personal defense. Click to read an in-depth look at the CCP.

U.S. Law Shield Affiliate Defender Outdoors Shooting Center and Defender Training Academy provides a training tip for the next time you're at the range.  Click to watch the video.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has announced that it will hold a special meeting of stockholders to seek approval for changing its corporate name from Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation to American Outdoor Brands Corporation. Click to offer your thoughts on the possible change.