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In the most comprehensive database of US police killings to date, The Guardian found that deaths by American police dramatically outnumber anywhere else in the world. (FILE PHOTO. Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Few D.C. Residents Apply for Permits on First Day of Concealed Carry

D.C.’s concealed carry law started Thursday, but police say only a few people have submitted applications for permits.

10/23/2014

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Federal Judge Upholds Maryland Gun-Control Law

A federal judge on Tuesday upheld a Maryland ban on 45 assault weapons and a limit on gun magazines to 10 rounds, two key parts of a sweeping gun-control law that were challenged shortly before the law went into effect last year.

08/12/2014

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Supreme Court Won’t Hear Arguments Against Md. Gun Law

The Supreme Court won’t review a decision upholding Maryland’s law requiring handgun permit applicants to demonstrate a “good and substantial reason” for carrying a weapon outside their own home or business.

10/15/2013

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High Court Fight Looms Over Right To Carry A Gun

The next big issue in the national debate over guns — whether people have a right to be armed in public — is moving closer to Supreme Court review.

12/16/2012

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Both Sides Appealing Fees Awarded In Historic DC Gun Case

The District and a man who sued the city over its gun laws are both appealing a judge’s award of attorneys’ fees in the historic case.

02/23/2012

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VA Gun Bills Await Senate Committee Action

Virginia, one of the more relaxed states in regards to gun control, is faced with a series of bills to even further loosen regulation.

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