Officials in Florida expected that the total number of Sunshine State concealed carry permit holders would exceed one million by the end of 2012.
Guns and ammunition no longer would be considered a prohibited “weapon” at Southwest Florida International Airport, if Lee County officials approve a proposed change to a local law.
Florida Governor Rick Scott recently signed into law a bill that restricted when doctors can ask their patients whether or not they own firearms.
Driven by politics and recession fears, guns flew off Florida shelves, just as the state's new "stand your ground" law, allowing the use of deadly force when threatened, hit the books.
Orange County, Fla. -- An Orange County homeowner says he shot a man in self defense late Monday night.
This week, a proposed resolution before the Belleview City Commission, Belleview, Florida, will urge, the head of every household in the city to have a gun in order to protect their families and to keep the peace in an emergency, the Ocala Star-Banner reported.
Sometimes they shoot, and sometimes they kill. Thanks to Stand your ground law that says citizens can shoot if faced with a violent attacker.