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  1. bigtoe416

    Corvallis considering open carry ban

    Supposedly some guy carried in a park and some lady had a fit about it. Follow-up article about the city council considering a ban. Having not open carried very much lately, I will definitely be open carrying in Corvallis if they decide to pass a law against it.
  2. bigtoe416

    Anybody know anything about the guy that was killed at a Eugene high school?

    http://www.registerguard.com/rg/news/local/30764943-75/officer-police-churchill-shooting-eugene.html.csp The order of events seems odd to me, almost as if the guy was openly carrying? I know this wasn't Hoss, but I'm not sure if the killed man might have been known by any (or was a member) on...
  3. bigtoe416

    Lawsuit against Corvallis PD officer settled in favor of pro se plaintiff

    tl;dr: Sued Corvallis PD officer in federal court for unlawful detainment, won. This post has been on my mind for some time, and finally I feel that I can share it with you all, as the dismissal of the case was filed today. As you may or may not remember, on October 26, 2011 (ironically the...
  4. bigtoe416

    SB 1594 modified to be about schools and firearms

    Dogbait mentioned this in the Board of Higher Education thread, figured it'd be nice to have this separated out. SB 1594 has been changed: http://oregonfirearms.org/alertspage/2012%20alerts/02.28.12%20alert.html Here's the proposed changes (I believe this is the latest)...
  5. bigtoe416

    Board of Higher Education seeks to ban firearms on university campuses

  6. bigtoe416

    Hollywood shooting a few days ago

    I'm kind of surprised nobody posted the video of the guy in Hollywood that was standing in the middle of the street and shooting at people for a while. Figured it should be included in the collection of random shootings in California that could have easily been stopped had the state respected...
  7. bigtoe416

    Riverside Walmart open carry

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2JsnisqJkE&list=UUsC_iztNv2b3jRQF-TC6YKw&feature=plcp Large police turnout for a large group of men and women exercising their rights. Weapons drawn by police officers, a pain compliance hold (I believe) was used, and the officers let several armed individuals...
  8. bigtoe416

    Fresno to possibly go shall-issue

    http://www.thetruthaboutguns.com/2011/10/daniel-zimmerman/whats-the-matter-with-fresno/ I'd recommend anybody living in Fresno to attend the city council meeting next week and voice your support.
  9. bigtoe416

    So it begins

    AR-15 UOC in Ontario, CA
  10. bigtoe416

    Requirement to show CHL during traffic stop?

    If an officer pulls you over and finds out you have a CHL, are you required to show it (assuming you haven't admitted to having a concealed weapon)? I'm guessing that there is no requirement since I haven't found any information that says otherwise, but I figure somebody here might know the...
  11. bigtoe416

    Video of Riverside PD encounter at mall

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=32YhA-lZAKs Don't know if the participants are members here or not. RPD detains several people for a while but ends up not doing any 12031(e) checks. RPD also brings a shotgun to the food court. Fun stuff.
  12. bigtoe416

    On public school/university grounds without a permit?

    I'm guessing there is case law that will clarify this, but I don't know it. Hopefully somebody does. ORS 166.360(4) states: Obviously if I'm open carrying without a CHL I can't go into a school building. But can I go onto school grounds? The law is less than clear on the subject and the Oregon...
  13. bigtoe416

    Nordyke is out

    Calguns discussion: http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/showthread.php?t=427991 PDF opinion: http://www.ca9.uscourts.gov/datastore/opinions/2011/05/02/07-15763.pdf Nothing very positive to read as far as I can tell from the CGN thread. Remanded back to district court. Opinion says a regulation...
  14. bigtoe416

    Canal+ segment on open carry

    Canal+ is a french television station that did a piece on open carry in the United States. They visited members of the Virginia Defense League and came out to San Francisco to film a trash pickup event and then later hang with the Livermore open carriers for a day of shooting. It's in French...
  15. bigtoe416

    Shooting at Chandler Fashion Center

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20110105/us_nm/us_arizona_shooting And firearms are prohibited there as you can see from this thread: http://forum.opencarry.org/forums/showthread.php?62202-Just-got-escorted-out-of-Nordstrom-Chandler-Fashion-Center.&highlight=Chandler+Fashion I'm sure nobody here is...
  16. bigtoe416

    Open carry litter pickup Saturday, November 27 in San Francisco

    Walter (who I imagine most people here know) wanted me to post this here because he hasn't been on for a while. I'm planning on attending this event, although if it is raining I am unsure what I will do as far as carrying is concerned. If I can work something out I'll carry, otherwise I'll be...
  17. bigtoe416

    Man arrested at San Diego airport after being awesome at TSA screening

    This is obviously off-topic, but it is here because the man that was arrested is a well-known open carrier on this board. http://www.examiner.com/county-political-buzz-in-san-diego/tsa-airport-screeners-gone-wild-san-diego-again Sam, I love everything you are doing. Keep it up good sir and let...
  18. bigtoe416

    Starbucks earnings up almost 100% -- Brady bunch realizes threats are hollow

    http://www.examiner.com/gun-rights-in-seattle/starbucks-redux-money-talks-and-b-s-walks Despite Brady threats, Starbucks made a ton more money this past quarter. Thanks SBUX for being awesome!
  19. bigtoe416

    Questions about SFO

    I was trying to figure out if I can get kicked out of SFO if I was handing out flyers about those backscatter security devices and somebody didn't like it and then I started wondering if I could even open carry there. SFO should be a public building since it is owned and operated by the City...
  20. bigtoe416

    States that restrict guns near a school in some manner?

    I'm doing research on Gun Free School Zones and I'm trying to determine what states have any sort of restrictions on the unlicensed possession of firearms near (not in) schools AND when did those laws come into effect. California has PC 626.9 which bans the carrying of unloaded handguns within...