Monthly Archives: September 2015

McAuliffe, Herring seek gun laws to protect domestic victims – WTOP

WDBJ7 McAuliffe, Herring seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WTOP RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Attorney General Mark R. Herring challenged the General Assembly on Wednesday to approve legislation to keep firearms out of the hands of people who have committed domestic violence. The two … Virginia governor, attorney general seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WDBJ7 Va. gov, AG seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WSET In call for tighter gun laws , McAuliffe says 'dangerous abusers' shouldn't … Richmond Times-Dispatch all 15 news articles » Continue reading

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In call for tighter gun laws, McAuliffe says ‘dangerous abusers’ shouldn’t … – Richmond Times-Dispatch

WJHL In call for tighter gun laws , McAuliffe says 'dangerous abusers' shouldn't … Richmond Times-Dispatch Gov. Terry McAuliffe vowed to keep fighting for tighter gun restrictions in Virginia after a gun-control group released a report Wednesday showing that nearly 60 percent of the state's domestic homicides last year involved a firearm. Speaking at mid … McAuliffe, Herring seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WJHL Virginia governor, attorney general seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WDBJ7 Va. gov, AG seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WSET all 23 news articles » Continue reading

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Virginia governor, attorney general seek gun laws to protect domestic victims – WDBJ7

WDBJ7 Virginia governor, attorney general seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WDBJ7 Gov. Terry McAuliffe is challenging the General Assembly to approve legislation to keep guns out of the hands of people who have committed domestic violence. McAuliffe issued the challenge Wednesday as a report was issued showing that of that 109 … Va. gov, AG seek gun laws to protect domestic victims WVVA TV (registration) all 3 news articles » Continue reading

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Md. officials want to export gun laws to other states – Maryland Daily Record (subscription)

Maryland Daily Record (subscription) Md. officials want to export gun laws to other states Maryland Daily Record (subscription) County, state and federal officials want to export Maryland's handgun licensing law to other states, billing it as a way to drive down handgun deaths. Attorney General Brian E. Frosh and Rep. Christopher Van Hollen Jr. Wednesday, the day before the … Van Hollen: Nation Must Adopt Md.'s Gun Laws to Lower Homicides Southern Maryland Online Maryland gun-control advocates push for nationwide adoption of state's handgun law Washington Post Officials urge other states to adopt Md.'s gun licensing laws Baltimore Sun all 6 news articles » Continue reading

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Viral, flawed post compares Honduras, Switzerland on gun laws and homicide rates – PolitiFact

Viral, flawed post compares Honduras, Switzerland on gun laws and homicide rates PolitiFact “Of course, what you want to do is compare countries where everything else is the same, except for guns and gun laws , to see if guns and gun laws have any effect,” said David Hemenway, director of the Harvard Injury Control Research Center at the … Continue reading

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Court refuses gun rights appeal of man with misdemeanor record – Guns.com

Guns.com Court refuses gun rights appeal of man with misdemeanor record Guns.com A federal court this week dismissed the case of an Ohio man who sought to have his firearms rights restored after a misdemeanor domestic violence charge 18 years ago. In 1997, Terry Lee Stimmel pleaded no contest to first-degree misdemeanor charges of … Continue reading

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Armed American Radio’s Mark Walters named ‘2015 Gun Rights Defender of the Year’ – Sarasota Herald-Tribune (blog)

Sarasota Herald-Tribune (blog) Armed American Radio's Mark Walters named '2015 Gun Rights Defender of the Year' Sarasota Herald-Tribune (blog) At the Second Amendment Foundation's 2015 Gun Rights Policy Conference, held last week in Phoenix, Arizona, Armed American Radio host Mark Walter was named “2015 Gun Rights Defender of the Year.” Personally, I can't think of a better choice for the … Continue reading

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Chicago mayor repeats call for stricter gun laws after 14 people shot overnight – The Guardian

The Guardian Chicago mayor repeats call for stricter gun laws after 14 people shot overnight The Guardian Chicago's mayor, Rahm Emanuel, and police officials repeated their calls for stricter gun laws and a more robust criminal justice system. “I'm angry about what happened here and I think I speak for everybody,” Emanuel said on Tuesday. “And I think I … After 12 Shot In Chicago Over Seven Hours, Emanuel Calls For Stricter Gun Laws Progress Illinois More than 100 Shot in 2 Weeks in Chicago KTVN all 20 news articles » Continue reading

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One Gun Rights Leader Is Pushing Marksmanship Classes for Urban Teens – The Trace

One Gun Rights Leader Is Pushing Marksmanship Classes for Urban Teens The Trace One Gun Rights Leader Is Pushing Marksmanship Classes for Urban Teens. The president of the Second Amendment Foundation wants the gun rights movement to expand its courtship of minority communities as a way to counterbalance unfavorable … Continue reading

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Gun rights backers hold open carry event at Ann Arbor park – SFGate

Gun rights backers hold open carry event at Ann Arbor park SFGate ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A group of gun rights supporters met for a picnic at an Ann Arbor park after they say two restaurants didn't want to host their gathering. The Ann Arbor News reports (http://bit.ly/1O1sVgp ) Tuesday's Michigan Open Carry … Continue reading

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