Federal Judge Rules Against DC Ban On Carrying Guns

Federal Judge Rules Against DC Ban On Carrying Guns

By Kathleen Hennessey, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- A federal judge struck down the nation's last complete prohibition on carrying guns outside the home, declaring the ...

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Aide Arrested Bringing Gun Into U.S. Congressional Building

Aide Arrested Bringing Gun Into U.S. Congressional Building

Washington (AFP) - A congressional aide was arrested Friday as he carried a handgun and magazine into an office building in the U.S. Capitol complex, police said. Ryan Shucard, pr ...

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Two Years After Aurora, Where’s The Gun Reform?

Two Years After Aurora, Where’s The Gun Reform?

It’s been two years since the tragic Aurora, Colorado theater shooting, which killed 12 people and injured 70. But although many politicians, including President Obama, vowed that ...

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Gun Laws And What The Second Amendment Intended

Gun Laws And What The Second Amendment Intended

By Michael Waldman, The Seattle Times As school shootings erupt with sickening regularity, Americans once again are debating gun laws. Quickly talk turns to the Second Amendment. ...

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Chris Christie Vetoes Bill To Decrease Capacity Of Gun Magazines

Chris Christie Vetoes Bill To Decrease Capacity Of Gun Magazines

By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed a bill that would have reduced the capacity of gun magazines from 15 to 10 bullets, a small change t ...

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Target Asks Customers Not To Bring Guns To Its Stores

Target Asks Customers Not To Bring Guns To Its Stores

By Kavita Kumar, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) MINNEAPOLIS -- Target Corp. on Wednesday took a stand against customers who bring firearms into its stores. "This is a complicated issu ...

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New Colorado Gun Control Laws Upheld By Federal Judge

New Colorado Gun Control Laws Upheld By Federal Judge

By Ryan Parker, Los Angeles Times A federal judge in Colorado dismissed a lawsuit Thursday that aimed to overturn the state's new gun control laws. U.S. District Judge Marcia Krie ...

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Gun Advocacy Has Now Become Parody

Gun Advocacy Has Now Become Parody

When I was growing up in the Cold War era, teachers instructed their pupils in the fine art of ducking under the desk as a shield against a strike from an atom bomb. That was a fu ...

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Texas’ Open Carry Movement Raises Passions, Threats

Texas’ Open Carry Movement Raises Passions, Threats

By Doug J. Swanson, The Dallas Morning News DALLAS -- The death threats began, James Henry recalled, about an hour after the confrontation. "One of them said, 'You're going to wis ...

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To Right-Wing Nutjobs, Ordinary Voters Are The Enemy

To Right-Wing Nutjobs, Ordinary Voters Are The Enemy

“You don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows.” --Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues. So the Bonnie and Clyde of the great Bundy ranch standoff thought they co ...

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