[[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…]]
[[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. […]
[[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 […]
[[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 […]
[[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 […]
[[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 […]
[[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 […]
[[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 […]
[[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]]
A pro-taser French site (“anti-aggression.com”) explaining to potential purchaser how to get a taser (or “tazer”) and its context ….
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 […]
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 […]
Quoting from www.Taser.fr’s site, the satirical weekly, the Canard enchaîné ridicules the sale of tasers to private citizens.
Information on the Lady Taser as well as on the taser more generally in France