Gun Legislation & Law Enforcement

Gun Legislation & Law Enforcement

In the Gun Legislation & Law Enforcement section you’ll find news reports and expert articles about the bills proposed regarding gun laws and the most up-to date news on the legislation affecting gun owners and law enforcement.
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January 29, 2015
Sheriff: Minn. man who shot 2 cops at City Hall shouldn't have had gun access

Sheriff: Minn. man who shot 2 cops at City Hall shouldn't have had gun access

Raymond Kmetz, 68, had been civilly committed twice for psychological issues - Full Story
January 27, 2015
No charges for Calif. man who shot and killed burglar

No charges for Calif. man who shot and killed burglar

80-year-old man was justified in killing a burglar who falsely claimed she was pregnant and asked him not to shoot, LA County DA's office said - Full Story
January 22, 2015

Gun maker gets Newtown lawsuit moved to federal court

Nine families sued Remington and others in Bridgeport Superior Court in December - Full Story
January 21, 2015

French police to get better guns, more intel agents to fight terror

The new security measures include increased intelligence-gathering on jihadis and other radicals, in part by making it easier to tap phones - Full Story
December 15, 2014
Police: Ohio man painted gun red to resemble toy

Police: Ohio man painted gun red to resemble toy

Arrest came just four days after legislation was introduced in the state to require that lookalike guns be brightly colored or otherwise marked - Full Story
December 15, 2014
Families of Newtown victims sue rifle manufacturer

Families of Newtown victims sue rifle manufacturer

Families filed a lawsuit Monday against the manufacturer, distributor and seller of the rifle used in the shooting - Full Story
December 09, 2014
Man accused of impersonating FBI agent to plead guilty

Man accused of impersonating FBI agent to plead guilty

A convicted con man who tried to pass himself off as an FBI agent to get perks in the North Dakota oil patch will plead guilty to an illegal weapons charge - Full Story
December 07, 2014
Ohio deaths renew calls for action on replica guns

Ohio deaths renew calls for action on replica guns

Such deadly cases, while rare, have led to laws and legislation in states and cities across the country - Full Story
November 26, 2014
FBI data shows thousands of gun sales beat checks

FBI data shows thousands of gun sales beat checks

More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system — 186,000 last year - Full Story
November 19, 2014
Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

Some suburban St. Louis gun dealers have been doing brisk business, particularly among first-time buyers - Full Story



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