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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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Obama explores unilateral steps on guns

Obama explores unilateral steps on guns

Obama is looking for ways to keep guns out of the hands of "a dangerous few" without depending on Congress to pass a law on the fraught subject of gun control - Full Story

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Judge upholds Seattle 'gun violence tax,' dismisses NRA suit

Measure adds $25 to price of each gun sold, plus 2 or 5 cents per round of ammo. Officials expect it to raise up to $500K a year to help offset costs of gun violence - Full Story

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States expanded gun rights after Sandy Hook school massacre

States expanded gun rights after Sandy Hook school massacre

In the three years since, many states have embraced the National Rifle Association's axiom that more "good guys with guns" are needed to deter mass shootings - Full Story

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California's strict gun laws failed to stop mass shooting

California's strict gun laws failed to stop mass shooting

The deadly shooting in San Bernardino happened in a state with some of the nation's toughest gun laws - Full Story

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Ill. police: Concealed carry license holder kills armed gunman

A customer with a concealed carry license shot and killed an armed man attempting to rob a store - Full Story

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US agent's stolen gun used in SF pier slaying

US agent's stolen gun used in SF pier slaying

Gun belonged to a federal agent — the latest twist in a case that has become a flashpoint in the country's debate over immigration - Full Story

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LAPD union battling proposed gun-lock measure

Union argues that retired officers shouldn't be held to rules - Full Story

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Obama: Church massacre shows need for evaluation on gun violence

Obama: Church massacre shows need for evaluation on gun violence

Obama said he has been called upon too often to mourn the deaths of innocents killed by those "who had no trouble getting their hands on a gun" - Full Story

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Proposed legislation would expand concealed weapons in Ohio

Proposed legislation would expand concealed weapons in Ohio

They would be permitted in places such as colleges and day cares and on private aircraft - Full Story



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