Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users seeking to buy or sell weapons illegally or without a background check.
Maryland lawmakers are considering a bill that would link the state’s gun registry to its criminal database.
A bill that would exempt guns and ammunition manufactured in the state of Oklahoma from federal regulations has cleared a House committee.
A bill that would have given South Dakota state gun laws supremacy over those of federal and local governments failed in a legislative panel Tuesday.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan says schools are doing “fantastic” work to improve safety but easy access to guns is contributing to school violence.
The number of law-enforcement officers killed by firearms in 2013 fell to levels not seen since the days of the Wild West, according to a report released Monday.
The new year is bringing a host of new laws taking effect in January or thereabouts.
Big changes for gun owners in the nation’s capital will impact tens of thousands of law-abiding citizens, many of whom have no idea the change is coming.
A report ranks Maryland as having the fourth-toughest firearms laws in the nation, placing it behind California, Connecticut and New Jersey.
A recent Gallup Poll found that 60 percent of Americans own guns in order to feel safe.