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Gun Tweets Put Neil DeGrasse Tyson In Gun Supporters' SightsAfter the famed astronomer tweeted alarming gun death statistics, Twitter users who back gun access fired back.
21 States Push to Overturn Maryland Gun LawTwenty-one states have asked a federal appeals court to overturn Maryland's tough gun-control law, contending that its provisions banning 45 assault weapons and limiting gun magazines to 10 rounds violate the Second Amendment right to keep firearms at home for self-protection.
D.C. Police Chief Seeks Changes to Concealed-Carry LawD.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier testified Thursday at a hearing on the D.C. Council's proposal to allow residents and visitors to get concealed handgun permits for the first time in nearly 40 years.
Gun Control Groups To Match NRA Spending In Midterm ElectionsGun control groups say this is the year they finally go toe-to-toe with the National Rifle Association and match their foe's imposing campaign spending for congressional candidates.
Target Asks Customers to Leave Firearms at Home Target is "respectfully" asking its customers to not bring firearms into its stores, even where it is allowed by law.
Retired Supreme Court Justice Proposes 5-Word Change To Second AmendmentRetired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens discussed with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos a few of his proposed changes to the U.S. Constitution, along with how partisan “politics” should affect a judge’s decision to retire, based upon who may be their replacement.
SD Bill That Would Have Given State Gun Laws Supremacy Over Federal Government FailsA bill that would have given South Dakota state gun laws supremacy over those of federal and local governments failed in a legislative panel Tuesday.
Va. Man's Pro-2nd Amendment Registry Attracting Nationwide InterestWhen Winchester, Va., resident Bryan Crosswhite heard about two plainclothes police officers being refused service because they were carrying weapons at a Prince William County restaurant early last year, he hatched an idea.
Guns & Ammo Editor Resigns After Publishing Editorial Supporting Gun ControlGuns & Ammo editor Jim Bequette is resigning after the furor over an editorial that supported some gun regulations.
Giffords To Attend New York Gun ShowFormer U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot.
Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To HappenOver 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor's own home.
Gallup Poll: Majority Of Americans Wanted Senate To Allow For Gun Background ChecksThe majority of Americans would have preferred if Congress had allowed for expanded background checks for gun purchases, according to recently-released data.
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