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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Deal signs campus carry into law

Students aged 21 and older who are otherwise legally permitted to carry a firearm can now do so on public college and university campuses.

City of Tampa added to the list for ‘gun buy back’...

On June 27th, the city of Tampa will join a national movement to 'buy back' guns from citizens in the community in an effort...

A look at how Texas’ guns on campus law will work

Texas will allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their weapons into public university buildings, classrooms and dorms starting Monday, which is also the 50th anniversary of the mass shooting at the University of Texas' landmark clock tower.

Gun or stun gun? Different police responses raise questions

Civil rights advocates say the different response by officers facing the same suspect illustrates a breakdown in police training and communication and shows that some officers are too quick to turn to deadly force.

Is NRA move to regulate ‘bump stocks’ real or a ruse?

Why would the nation’s leading gun-rights organization be willing to bend even just a bit when it wields perhaps more influence than ever?

Sheriff training university faculty to carry guns on campus in FL

"We know one more critical thing we can do to reduce the number of lives impacted in an active assailant incident is a shorter response time for the good guys to interrupt and stop the bad guy," said Sheriff Grady Judd.

Taxes on guns, ammunition break records

Federal excise taxes on firearms, ammunition, and archery gear - which is collected on the manufacturer - broke records for donations to wildlife conservation...

Anti-US activist convicted of buying gun for ‘revolution’

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Jurors on Thursday convicted an anti-government activist on firearms charges after authorities said he sought out high-powered weaponry for a...

Clinton portrays Sanders as at odds with Obama on guns

Hillary Clinton jumped at a chance to portray rival Sen. Bernie Sanders as being at odds with President Barack Obama on gun control after the president denounced legislation protecting gun-makers from lawsuits.

New laws in 2016 show states are diverging on guns, voting

Laws taking effect at the start of the new year show states diverging on some hot-button issues.
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