Saturday, February 8, 2014

LAID Celebrates Black History Month: General Laney

LAID Celebrates Black History Month: General Laney

Rick's Firearm Academy of Detroit salutes Black History Month by honoring patriots who fought for freedom. Today's honoree is the late General Laney - a nationally known and respected gun rights activist who once owned and operated a gun range in Detroit.

In perhaps his greatest moment he legally took on the Wayne County Sheriff's Office all the way to the Michigan Supreme Court and won. In that case, Sheriff Robert Ficano sent in an undercover deputy to pretend that he was buying a firearm for an underage person.

Ficano tried to railroad Laney with the legal system and possibly shut down Detroit's only operating gun range.

Fortunately, freedom prevailed. 

R.I.P. General Laney - You are missed but not forgotten.

If you don't like guns, you probably don't know your history. Yep, I said it.

About The Author
Rick Ector is a National Rifle Association credentialed Firearms Trainer, who provides Michigan CCW Class training in Detroit for students at his firearms school - Rick's Firearm Academy of Detroit.

Ector is a recognized expert in firearm safety and has been featured extensively in the national and local media: Associated Press, UPI, NRAnews, Guns Digest, Tactical-Life, The Truth About Guns, The Politics Daily, Fox News Detroit, The Detroit News, The Detroit Examiner, WJLB, WGPR, and the UrbanShooterPodcast.

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