Posts Tagged ‘Weapons’
Tags: 2ND Amendment, Gun Control, Weapons
(CN) – Shareholder concerns about gun violence do not “transcend” Wal-Mart’s interest in managing its daily business operations, including its decision to sell assault rifles, the Third Circuit ruled Monday.
Three months after vacating an injunction against Wal-Mart, the federal appeals court explained why the superstore’s 2015 proxy materials need not include a proposal advocating for board oversight of dangerous products.
Trinity Wall Street, a large Episcopal parish in New York City and one of the wealthiest religious institutions in America, had sought such relief as an owner of Wal-Mart stock.
Claiming that it wants to use its investment portfolio to advance its values, particularly focusing on the reduction of violence, the church sought to include a proposal in Wal-Mart’s proxy materials regarding sales of the Bushmaster AR-15, a high-capacity rifle.
Dubbed “The Most Wanted Gun in America” by The New York Times in 2013, the AR-15 is the civilian version of the military’s standard M-16 rifle.
Full Story @ [Courthouse News]
In this quick video we test an AR500Armor.com armor plate against the stopping power of the 458 SOCOM. The 458 SOCOM is a big bore round with ballistics very similar to the 45-70 but designed to function in the AR-15 platform. The ammunition used in this test is 300 gr XP from Underwood Ammo, loaded with premium Lehigh Defense projectiles. You guys have probably seen the XP (better known as Extreme Penetrator) in action in the past 458 SOCOM test. This particular round is carrying almost as much energy downrange as a full power 7.62x51mm M80, lets see what happens.
Tags: Pistol, Review, Weapons
The 1911 Pistol: Daniel Shaw, retired US Marine Infantryman and Combat Weapons Master Instructor talks about why he doesn’t trust his life with the 1911 platform. Have a listen and make sure to leave your comments below to keep the conversation going!