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