‘Armed Citizen’ blog bludgeoned by lawsuit


A popular blog that has kept citizens abreast of how Americans successfully defend themselves from crime by being armed has been suspended while its organizers deal with a copyright infringement claim from a newspaper, the blog itself has announced.

According to a statement from David Burnett, whose work has included compiling the subject information on the Armed Citizen, the site is closed for now – and its future will depend on what happens in the case.

It was targeted in a federal court lawsuit filed by Righthaven LLC, which apparently is working on behalf of the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

The site, targted by a lawsuit that is one of apparently dozens that the plaintiffs have brought to court, assembles information about those situations in which someone is able to defend himself or herself – or others.

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