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Gun Control

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  • A Pennsylvania first: Voters will pick three for Supreme Court

    For the first time in 311 years, Pennsylvania has three simultaneous vacancies on its high court. The three vacancies in 1704 on what was then called the Provincial Appellate Court were not filled by the people. They were filled by appointments approved...
  • Sandy Hook Report To Be Ready In February

    Sandy Hook Report To Be Ready In February
    HARTFORD — The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission's report on expanding police response, the role of high-capacity weaponry, school security, and mental health will be submitted to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in February, panel chairman Scott Jackson said...
  • Newtown school shooting panel will recommend banning guns that can fire more than 10 rounds

    An advisory panel charged with looking at public safety in the wake of the deadly Newtown school shooting agreed Friday to include in its final report a recommendation to ban the sale and possession of any gun that can fire more than 10 rounds without...
  • Norment: "Kind of intrigued" about closing gun show loophole

    Just because Gov. Terry McAuliffe's bid to renew Virginia's old one-handgun-a-month law is a non-starter in the General Assembly doesn't mean his entire gun control package is a goner. As a refresher, last month the governor also proposed: - new...
  • NRA uses new state law to sue Pennsylvania cities over gun measures; mayors vow fight

    Armed with a new state law that opponents denounce as a gift to the gun lobby, pro-gun groups are rapidly scaling up their attack on municipal firearms ordinances throughout Pennsylvania, with the National Rifle Association filing suit over gun-control...
  • Impeachment warranted, but for other reasons

    It is too early to judge Attorney General Kathleen Kane on the possible criminal charges. If it goes to trial, this must await findings by a jury, which should be pursued. Resignation or a leave of absence at this point would be tacit admission of her...
  • NRA suing Pennsylvania cities over gun laws

    NRA suing Pennsylvania cities over gun laws
    Armed with a new state law, pro-gun groups are rapidly scaling up their attack on municipal firearms ordinances in Pennsylvania, with the National Rifle Association filing suit over gun-control measures in three cities. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and...
  • Virginia lawmaker who vacated seat after sex scandal returned to office by voters

    A state lawmaker who resigned his seat following a sex scandal involving a teenage employee won it back during a special election Tuesday. Apparently plenty of voters in Joseph D. Morrissey's Richmond-area House of Delegates conviction were OK with his...
  • Hogan names Democrat Keiffer Mitchell as special adviser

    Hogan names Democrat Keiffer Mitchell as special adviser
    Gov.-elect Larry Hogan reinforced his vow of bipartisanship while also signaling a potential fight with Democrats over mass transit as he announced more staff appointments Tuesday. Hogan said a prominent Baltimore Democrat, former Del. Keiffer Mitchell,...
  • Harrisburg first Pa. city sued under new law targeting gun measures

    HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's capital is facing a lawsuit believed to be the first filed under a new state law designed to give gun owners and gun rights groups a better chance at dismantling illegal municipal firearms ordinances. The lawsuit...
  • Man accused of stealing van, leading authorities on high-speed chase

    Man accused of stealing van, leading authorities on high-speed chase
    A man accused of being involved in a two-county, high-speed chase Saturday has been booked into the Palm Beach County Jail. West Palm Beach police said Altidor Lewis, 19, was charged with grand theft auto and fleeing and eluding for his involvement in...