Monthly Archives: March 2014

Georgia’s ‘Safe Carry Protection Act’ would expand gun rights – Tuscaloosa News

Georgia's 'Safe Carry Protection Act' would expand gun rights Tuscaloosa News Georgia's 'Safe Carry Protection Act' would expand gun rights . Gun Laws . 2-24-2010 — Tuscaloosa, Ala — A man who chose to remain anonymous displays the 9mm pistol he keeps in the console of his truck. A house committee is holding public hearings on a … On guns, little hope for common ground: Your Say USA TODAY Gun madness in full swing in Georgia West Hawaii Today all 5 news articles » Continue reading

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Give New Gun Law A Chance – Hartford Courant

Give New Gun Law A Chance Hartford Courant As far as the claim that Connecticut's new gun law won't help children or reduce violence, let's give it some time before we pass judgment. The new law may not be perfect, but it is a start. It doesn't ban all firearms, just some. So let's give it a … and more » Continue reading

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Gun laws hang in the balance as trial opens – kdvr.com

Gun laws hang in the balance as trial opens kdvr.com Richard Westfall, arguing on behalf of gun rights groups, claimed that the laws were driven by emotion following mass shootings in Aurora and Newtown but don't do anything to significantly improve public safety. But the state responded by arguing that … Continue reading

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SAF wins injunction v. N.M. “citizens only” CCW requirement – Examiner.com

Examiner.com SAF wins injunction v. N.M. “citizens only” CCW requirement Examiner.com Filed last year by gun rights advocates and county sheriffs, the federal lawsuit challenges Colorado's 2013-adopted gun laws , passed in response to the shootings at Sandy Hook in Connecticut and at a theater in Aurora. Last November, U.S. District … and more » Continue reading

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Colorado Gun Laws Argued In Federal Court – CBS Local

The Denver Channel Colorado Gun Laws Argued In Federal Court CBS Local Attorney Richard Westfall, representing gun rights advocates, countered by saying the laws “were passed with almost no evidence or data” that they would make people safer, and he criticized lawmakers as trying “to legislate for the sake of legislating … Trial opens in challenge to Colorado gun laws Denver Post Challenge to Colorado gun laws begins in federal court Colorado Springs Gazette Gun Laws Face New Pressure KJCT8.com all 44 news articles » Continue reading

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Trial opens in challenge to Colorado gun laws

Colorado attorneys defended the state's new gun restrictions Monday against a lawsuit to overturn them, saying the laws balance Second Amendment rights and public-safety concerns. Continue reading

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Colorado gun laws argued in federal court – 9NEWS.com

The Denver Channel Colorado gun laws argued in federal court 9NEWS.com DENVER (AP) – Colorado attorneys defended the state's new gun restrictions against a lawsuit to overturn them, saying the laws balance Second Amendment rights and public safety concerns. But attorney Richard Westfall, who is representing gun rights  … Trial set to start for lawsuit over gun laws KRDO Gun Laws Face New Pressure KKCO-TV all 40 news articles » Continue reading

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Gun Laws Face New Pressure – KJCT8.com

Gun Laws Face New Pressure KJCT8.com DENVER, Colo. A year ago, Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper signed bills to limited the size of ammunition magazines to fifteen rounds, and require new background checks for firearms sold online and between private sellers. Monday, gun rights  … Continue reading

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Prospects appear dim for Rhode Island gun measures

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A renewed push to ban semi-automatic weapons and high-capacity magazines in Rhode Island is facing difficult political hurdles in the General Assembly — the same obstacles that derailed the legislation last year.         Continue reading

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Prospects appear dim for RI gun control measures

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A renewed push to ban semi-automatic weapons and high-capacity magazines in Rhode Island is facing difficult political hurdles in the General Assembly — the same obstacles that derailed the legislation last year.         Continue reading

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