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Biggest News Stories of 2014 in the World of Guns

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The year 2014 was a big year in the world of guns and shooting. Here are the biggest news stories of 2014.

2014 was a big year in the world of guns. Here are the top 10.

10. Remington Recall

Remington recalls the popular model 700 rifle due to a faulty trigger. This major recall effects millions of rifles.

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9. “Castle Doctrine” Fails

Stand your ground “Castle Doctrine” fails in defense of a Montana man for shooting a trespasser inside of the man’s garage.

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8. Bushmaster Was Sued

Bushmaster sued by families of the Newton school massacre.

Yahoo News


7. Tannernite becomes illegal in Ohio

Tannernite on the police radar as illegal to detonate in Ohio.

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6. CWD

Chronic wasting disease confirmed in Ohio.



5. Colt Firearm’s Original Factory

Colt’s factory built in 1855 won the approval of congress to become a national park on Dec. 11, 2014.

US News


4. U.S. Army

The Army is looking for new side arm, it’s official.

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3. Black Friday

Nov. 26, 2014, sets record for gun sales.

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2. Silencers become legalized. 

Suppressors legalized for hunting in Ohio which follows many other states doing the same.



1. Eva Shockey

Eva Shockey, famous huntress and daughter of Jim Shockey, receives threats from anti-hunters and stands her ground!

The Blaze

This was quite a year. I wonder what 2015 will bring?

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Biggest News Stories of 2014 in the World of Guns