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Baltimore Police Chief Punches, Arrests Suspect

Court papers show Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts got directly involved in an arrest, punching a suspect in the face and holding a gun to his head while trying to disarm the man.

05/28/2014

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Judge Upholds Controversial D.C. Gun Registration Requirements

A District of Columbia judge has upheld city gun registration requirements including re-registration every three years, a safety class requirement and photographing and fingerprinting gun owners.

05/15/2014

A gun exposition in El Paso, Texas. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Americans Don’t Want More Gun Control, Says Poll From Gun Lobby

The National Sports Shooting Foundation says it commissioned the poll to counter claims of widespread support for more gun control legislation.

12/26/2013

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Md. Panel OKs Regulations to Implement Gun-Control Law

A legislative panel in Maryland has voted to approve regulations needed to implement the state’s sweeping gun-control law, which takes effect next month.

09/23/2013

Alleged Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis is pictured with the exterior of Sharpshooters Small Arms Range in Lorton, Virginia. Alexis legally bought the shotgun and shells he used in the shooting rampage that killed 12 people from the shop.  (Photo by FBI/Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Navy Yard Gunman Bought Gun, Visited Range 2 Days Before Shooting

An attorney for a Virginia gun store says the man identified as the Navy Yard gunman bought a shotgun and ammunition there the day before the rampage.

09/17/2013

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D.C. Councilman Asks LivingSocial to Drop ‘Drink and Shoot’ Deals

A D.C. councilmember is asking LivingSocial to put an end to its deals that involve both alcohol and firearms because they “send the wrong message” about “responsible gun use and ownership.”

07/30/2013

The U.S. Supreme Court says women in America can terminate a pregnancy and that every citizen has an individual right to own a firearm, but those rulings have done little to settle political arguments over abortion and guns. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

State Laws Show Wide Differences On Abortion, Guns

The U.S. Supreme Court says women in America can terminate a pregnancy and that every citizen has an individual right to own a firearm, but those rulings have done little to settle political arguments over abortion and guns.

06/08/2013

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