Important Notice: The site is currently being upgraded to a new software system. This process could take a day or two to complete. During that time, we are going to leave the site up here, on its old software. WHAT GETS POSTED HERE DURING THIS TRANSITION WILL NOT BE COPIED OVER ONTO THE NEW SITE, WHEN THE UPGRADE IS COMPLETE. When we swap over, the content posted while this message is visible will be lost. We wanted to give you folks a place to hang out and talk while we worked though. We will let you know when we are finished. Please pardon the inconvenience, during this transition.

Home Forums Classifieds GT Store Blogs Today's Posts Search Social Groups



  
SIGN-UP
Notices

Glock Talk
Welcome To The Glock Talk Forums.

 
  
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-04-2013, 21:24   #1
4Rules
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 2,362
Ontario man who shot at attackers outside his home acquitted of all charges

Early one August morning in 2010, four masked men shouting death threats began hurling firebombs at Mr. Thomson’s home...Mr. Thomson, an experienced firearms instructor, called 911 immediately. He also armed himself with a .38 calibre revolver, stepped outside his home and fired three shots — one into his lawn, and two into a stand of trees...Mr. Thomson was charged with four crimes: careless use of a firearm, pointing a firearm and two charges of careless storage of a firearm...
http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2013/01/04/matt-gurney-after-two-years-judge-acquits-man-who-defended-himself-with-a-gun/
4Rules is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2013, 23:57   #2
HandyMan Hugh
NRA Life Member
 
HandyMan Hugh's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Formerly of Hallstead, PA
Posts: 6,144
Thanks for the posting. Glad that common sense finally prevailed
__________________
HandyMan Hugh D.H.M.D.
NRA Life Member/Certified Pistol Instructor
Remember when seconds count the police are just minutes away! As good as they are, They can't be everywhere at once!
HandyMan Hugh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-05-2013, 00:06   #3
cowboywannabe
you savvy?
 
cowboywannabe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: on a planet near you
Posts: 23,273
the good guy won, too bad it cost him a fortune.....
__________________
with Sarah Jane, Leela, Romana, Nyssa, and Tegan.

Facts are no match against enthusiasm and ignorance...
cowboywannabe is online now   Reply With Quote

 
  
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:17.




Homepage
FAQ
Forums
Calendar
Advertise
Gallery
GT Wiki
GT Blogs
Social Groups
Classifieds
GT Store


Users Currently Online: 642
172 Members
470 Guests

Most users ever online: 4,867
May 19, 2015 at 1:03