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Gun Control

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  • Colorado Legislature plunges into gun control debate with Republicans flexing new muscle

    Colorado Republican leaders have begun a legislative push to repeal recently passed gun control measures, reigniting one of the most intense political debates in recent history. The first advance came Monday as discussion started on several measures in...
  • Fritz Walker: Gun groups sue municipalities for fun, profit

    Fritz Walker: Gun groups sue municipalities for fun, profit
    On the last day of the 2013-14 legislative session, Pennsylvania passed a law with appalling provisions, Act 192. For the past four years, the National Rifle Association had been vigorously lobbying for a bill that grants standing to anyone who can...
  • Super Bowl commercial makes us rethink 'like a girl'

    Super Bowl commercial makes us rethink 'like a girl'
    Confession: I've used the phrase "like a girl" as an insult. Maybe I was watching college football and didn't like a play. Maybe, 20 years ago, I was teasing my kid brother. The saying is so common I can't recall a specific instance, but I know it's...
  • Stop Looser CT Gun Laws In Their Tracks

    Stop Looser CT Gun Laws In Their Tracks
    After the Sandy Hook school massacre of December 2012, the General Assembly passed a sweeping and sensible gun safety law over the strident objection of pro-gun organizations. Now efforts are being mounted to roll back or weaken this legislation. That...
  • Americans love security at the airport

    From time to time, I’m lucky enough to fly internationally. I leave the states behind but not without one last dose of the over-the-top security screening with which we have become accustomed since 9/11. Must it be so? Probably. In the Jan....
  • Colorado GOP uses new edge to push repeal of gun-control law that Democrats will likely stop

    Colorado Republicans notched their biggest victory yet against gun-control measures they have tried in vain to block for the last two years. The GOP took advantage of its new Senate majority to push through a repeal of expanded background-check...
  • Beware the race-silencers, who stifle honest discussions

    Beware the race-silencers, who stifle honest discussions
    Everyone knows Americans love a good fight. But on this one subject, I wish we could put down our fists for a moment and listen to what the other side has to say. That's the topic of race. Discussions about race remind me of a boxing match. Opponents...
  • Proposal: Take Away Guns From People Subject To Temporary Restraining Orders

    Two years after Connecticut passed one of the nation's toughest gun-control laws, advocates are pushing for a new bill that would allow the removal of guns and ammunition from a person subject to a temporary restraining order, without a hearing by a...
  • Medical marijuana advocates eye 2016

    REDDING, California - Pilgrim Congregational Church buzzed like a hive Saturday, as a group, determined to fight Shasta County's ban on outdoor medical marijuana grows, gathered together for legal advice and direction. Dispensing words of encouragement...
  • The complexities of keeping judicial candidates appearing impartial

    On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will be asked to overturn a modest rule designed to minimize the reality and appearance of corruption in judicial elections, which increasingly are attracting the sort of special-interest money that gravitates to elections...
  • Entrepreneurs plan posh 'guntry club' in Beltsville

    Entrepreneurs plan posh 'guntry club' in Beltsville
    Michael DeMos and David Ridgway figure what Maryland gun enthusiasts need is a classier place to shoot. The two Maryland businessmen can picture the setup:spacious, well-lit, soundproofed and ventilated shooting ranges; a room for private target...