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  1. NRA Personal Protection Instructor Training

    I've had a couple of people who are interested in obtaining both NRA Personal Protection in the Home and Outside the Home instructor certification. Unfortunately, you need to complete the PPITH Instructor course before you can take the PPOTH Instructor course. I conducted the PPITH Instructor...
  2. NRA Basic Pistol & Home Firearm Safety Instructor Course - Westford, October 8,15&16

    Westford Sportsmen's Club Saturday, October 8 Saturday & Sunday, October 15 & 16 Both the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting course and the NRA Home Firearm Safety Course satisfy the statutory training requirement for either a Massachusetts FID or LTC. Once certified as an NRA Instructor, you can...
  3. NRA Personal Protection Instructor Training - PPITH & PPOTH

    There are two NRA Personal Protection Instructor courses being offered at Pelham Fish & Game. The first is Personal Protection in the Home. This is a one day course scheduled for Saturday, July 30. Instructor candidates must already be certified as NRA Basic Pistol Instructors. Cost is $150...
  4. What are YOU going to do to help GOAL this year?

    OK, we've got the "What you want GOAL to do for you this year" thread where people, some of whom have actually written a check for $30 dollars, are telling GOAL what it should do to help them. So what are you actually going to do to help GOAL improve things around here? Ken
  5. Stop Posting Whole Articles!!!

    Derek has already posted this information (here), but maybe he used words that were too big for some people, so let me make it simple for you. Stop posting whole articles or long part of them on NortheastShooters! You'll get yourself an infraction (or banned), and the run the risk of...
  6. I'd like to see this for Massachusetts

    John Lott has a link to a study done in San Antonio, showing the distribution of CCW permits around the city. I'd really like to be able to get my hands on this sort of detailed LTC information for Massachusetts. I'm not particularly interested in how it coincides with election results, but...
  7. Locking for instructor in Brockton area

    I just got an e-Mail from a guy who says he's serving in the Afghanistan and is going to be home on leave in early October. He's looking for a course to get his LTC somewhere around Brockton. PM me and I'll forward your information to him. (I don't know him personally and am just assuming...
  8. You say you want a revolution

    We've noticed an increasing number of Sam Adams posers around lately, some with and others without the assistance of the products currently sold using his name. If you're tempted to make posts advocating illegal activities or respond favorably to such posts, please consider the following simple...
  9. Sullum on McDonald dissent

    While I can get into reading a good legal dissection of the dissent such as the one Scalia wrote as a separate concurrence, Jacob Sullum does an absolutely superb job of skewering Stevens et al. in short, simple terms that even a "journalist" should be able to understand. ---more--- Ken
  10. "Documentary" on genecide

    Screamers is a 2006 film that seems to be making the rounds of some of the "trendy" venues again. According to the director, it's about "exposing the denial of all genocide, Armenia, the Holocaust, Cambodia, Bosnia, Kosovo, Rwanda, the Iraqi Kurds and the current horror in Darfur. It is about...
  11. Win a Nighthawk Talon II custom 1911

    The Westford Sportsmen's Club is raffling a new Nighthawk Talon II to help support our scholarship program. This is a custom 1911 in .45ACP Height: 5 5/8" Barrel Length: 4.25" Weight: 2 lb. 4 oz. Extended tactical mag release Tactical single-side safety Novak Low Mount Tritium Night...
  12. Interesting DV case

    The Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit handed down an interesting ruling today. Steven Skoien was charged with possession of a firearm (a shotgun) after having been previously convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence. He entered a guilty plea, but reserved his right to appeal on...
  13. A Better Measure of Inflation

    See http://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-the-colt-peacemaker-outshone-gold-2009-11-05?link=kiosk for the full article. Ken
  14. NRA Instructor & RSO Courses

    The Westford Sportsmen's Club just agreed to schedule some more NRA Instructor and RSO courses. While I don't ask anyone to pay any deposit before the course, I do need an honest commitment that you'll be attending the course at least 2 weeks before the start of the course in order to order...
  15. Court throws out conviction

    http://www.eastvalleytribune.com/story/141127 The Arizona court of appeals finally threw out Harold Fish's conviction for shooting the guy who threatened him. The guy blew up when Fish shot the guy's two dogs while they were attacking him. The prosecution portrayed Fish as somebody out...
  16. Utah CCW Classes

    As you may know, Utah is now requiring that all new and renewing instructors attend 4-5 hour "instructor training" session, which is only offered in Utah, and then only about once a month. The result is that the number of certified instructors outside Utah and adjacent states is steadily...
  17. NRA Instructor Training - Basic Pistol & Home Firearms Safety

    I finally managed to reserve the Westford Sportsmen's Club to offer another NRA Instructor course. Dates: Saturday, February 28, and Saturday & Sunday, March 7 & 8, 2009 Location: Westford Sportsmen's Club Times: 8:00AM - 4:30PM Cost: $300, including lunches and all training materials...
  18. NRA Instructor Class - Basic Pistol & Home Firearm Safety

    I've finally managed to find some dates on which I can get the facilities to offer this. It's a three day course that provides all the training required to become an NRA instructor for the two most popular courses, Basic Pistol and Home Firearm Safety. Both courses are approved for the...
  19. Utah Non-Resident Licence Class

    Several people have asked about another class for the Utah non-resident license. I've finally got a date that I can do it and the facilities are available. I'll be doing a the class Saturday morning, June 14th at the Westford Sportsmen's Club. We'll start at 9:00am, and barring any unforeseen...
  20. The Democrats and Gun Control

    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB120839466717921537.html?mod=djemEditorialPage Ken
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