Gun http://ketr.org en Gun rights activists' latest strategy: Armed demonstrations http://ketr.org/post/gun-rights-activists-latest-strategy-armed-demonstrations <p>When advocates for tighter restrictions on guns rallied last week in Austin City Hall, a small group of opponents staged a counter-rally outside, carrying firearms and waving a flag emblazoned with an assault rifle and the caption “Come and Take It.”</p><p>Texas gun rights advocates, like their counterparts who argue for gun control, have been increasingly active in the wake of recent mass shootings, organizing hundreds of grassroots demonstrations across the state. Their effort includes a simple strategy: a public display of their weapons — sometimes in front of their opponents.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 15:18:11 +0000 Cathaleen Qiao Chen - The Texas Tribune 52655 at http://ketr.org Gun rights activists' latest strategy: Armed demonstrations Gun Show at Local Museum http://ketr.org/post/gun-show-local-museum <p>Collectors of military memorabilia and firearms enthusiasts will be able to find what they are looking for in Greenville later this month.</p><p> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Cooper Welch 16472 at http://ketr.org Businessman Arrested for Buying Guns http://ketr.org/post/businessman-arrested-buying-guns <p>A McAllen businessman convicted of arranging for others to purchase assault rifles for him from gun stores has been sentenced to a 10-year prison term. Fri, 30 Dec 2011 11:00:00 +0000 Cooper Welch 14242 at http://ketr.org Businessman Arrested for Buying Guns