Archive for the 'C2 (“Lady Taser”)' Category

USA – Wichita, Kansas: 2-year-old girl injured after being shot with taser [fired by her 4-year-old sister] (2014-03-12)

Posted on March 12 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: When C2 tasers get in to the wrong hands …. A 2-yr-old girl was hit in the head by a taser but after a trip to the emergency room and spending the night in the hospital she is recovering. The older girl found the weapon in a drawer. One adult was reported to have been home at the time of the accident. Fortunately only one of the two barbs from the taser went into her so the charge of the shock was not as strong as it could have been…]]

USA – TASER International: “$5 Million Stradivarius Violin Recovered With the Help of TASER” (2013-02-12)

Posted on February 12 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: The taser “Anti-Felon Identification tags” (AFID) have not actually been used to solve crimes – until, if we are to believe it, the theft of a $5 million Stradivarius violin. The TASER Inc. site reports that a TASER C2 Personal Protector led to Milwaukee Police finding the thief of such a violin. […]

INDIA – “Girls, here’s how you can fight that pervert” (2013-08-25)

Posted on August 25 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : TASER International has long presented its stun-guns as “self-defense” weapons, particularly for women, In the context of prevention of violence against women in India there is more urgency to helping women defend themselves. High among the tools: tasers – NOTE: generic tasers, almost certainly – are proposed to incapacitate the attacker […]

USA – “The Best Way I Know to Defend My Family – My TASER C2” (2011-12-11)

Posted on December 11 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : No real surprises here from a mother living in “very firearm-friendly” Arizona who describes herself as a “taser marketing consultant” – probably holding taser-tupperware parties. She touts the C2, not only legal in most states but “No wait, actually, best of all, they come in lots of colors!”. She even gets […]

USA – “Why Police Officers Get Taser Training Before They Use Them.” (2011-03-25)

Posted on March 25 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Author, Jack Krohn, owns ” Security Solutions””, an Internet business specializing in self-defense products such as stun guns. In this ezine article he presents the argument for training the police in using tasers for self defense. He repeats the TASER Inc. mantra: “It has been proven time and time again to be […]

USA – Michigan Bill would allow public to have Tasers (2011-02-14)

Posted on March 21 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A bill is being presented to the Michigan legislature to permit citizens to carry “consumer” tasers  – not the X26, but the C2 “Lady taser”. The police are already already authorized to use tasers. Interestingly, the police, as well as many community groups, are opposed to such a law. Reference is made […]

USA – ‘Citizen Taser’ could be legal this summer as Michigan ponders joining 43 other states (2011-03-20)

Posted on March 20 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: This is clearly a TASER Inc. biased report – “Women who live alone and fathers of female college students share a particular interest when it comes to hand-held protection: the Taser” – as the Michigan legislature debates the 43rd Sate to approve citizen’s use of “Lady tasers” … ]]   GRAND RAPIDS […]

USA – Taser C2 Laser Sight assorted colors with Free Shipping Stun gun + (undated; uploaded 20 Feb. 2011)

Posted on February 20 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Publicity on the Internet for the C2: “TASER technology has proven itself as a safe and effective choice of self-defense with over 500,000 worldwide users … .”  ]] The TASER C2 shoots out 2 darts attached to 15 feet of wire. 50,000 volts travels over the wires and over-rides the central nervous […]

USA – Columbia, Missouri: … Safety paramount: Tasers help city police carry out their duties (2011-01-09)

Posted on January 9 2011 by admin

[[GlobalShock: A candidate for Columbia (Missouri) City Council explains why he opposed the citizens’ initiative during the taser ban ballot in the city: a “strong advocate of civil liberties” (sic) , he opposed the ban because it would deprive the police of an important crime-fighting weapon – and “banning the private use of Tasers was a clear violation of the Second Amendment” (the right to carry arms). In brief, possessing taser stun-guns is an unalienable right. See in bold in the text]]

FRANCE – Guide achat Taser (ou Tazer) [“Guide to buying a taser”] (uploaded 2010-08-12)

Posted on August 12 2010 by admin

A pro-taser French site (“anti-aggression.com”) explaining to potential purchaser how to get a taser (or “tazer”) and its context ….

CANADA – CBC: “Tasered” – 43 min. video (2010-02-28)

Posted on February 28 2010 by admin

See the video at http://www.cbc.ca/video/#/Shows/Doc_Zone/1242299559/ID=1417985566 43 minutes … on CBC-TV Ten years ago, the Taser® was hailed as the defining breakthrough in modern policing – a weapon that would allow police to subdue “even the largest and scariest people on the planet” without engaging in violent confrontation … a 21st century weapon that would temporarily […]

FRANCE – Le Taser C2 n’est plus en vente libre [The taser is no longer on sale to the public … ] (2009-09-03)

Posted on September 7 2009 by admin

Cette arme, qui s’apparentait à celle utilisée par les forces de l’ordre, vient d’être classée en 4e catégorie. Le Taser C2, aussi baptisé Stoper C2, permet de neutraliser un individu à distance grâce à son impulsion électrique. Semblable au modèle utilisé par les policiers et les gendarmes, cette arme était pourtant jusqu’à présent en vente […]

FRANCE – Un taser pour les particuliers [tasers for private citizens] (2008-06-16)

Posted on June 16 2008 by admin

Quoting from www.Taser.fr’s site, the satirical weekly, the Canard enchaîné ridicules the sale of tasers to private citizens.

FRANCE – Le Taser fait des étincelles [The taser sets off sparks] (2008-01-15)

Posted on January 15 2008 by admin

Information on the Lady Taser as well as on the taser more generally in France