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Friday, January 19, 2018

House panel to weigh bill expanding gun rights

House Republicans moved forward on legislation to expand gun owners’ rights, the first gun-related measure since mass shootings in Las Vegas

Giffords group asks web hosts to shut down ‘ghost gun’ sites

It’s legal to build a gun in a home or a workshop, but some gun groups want to shut that ability down.

Gun background checks database to be reviewed, thousands of fugitives were...

ens of thousands of names were removed from the national criminal background check database this year after the FBI narrowed its interpretation of who is a "fugitive from justice,"

Shootings put semi-automatic rifles ads under new scrutiny

The ad campaigns by major gun makers did not pause after mass shootings at a Las Vegas country music concert and a Texas church - which has many upset.

California shooting rampage highlights ghost guns

Latest California shooting gains attention to the dangers posed by these “ghost guns,” which contain no registration numbers that can be used to trace them.

GA legislator introduces annual anti-gun legislation, ban on bump stocks

A Georgia Democrat has filed legislation that would ban bump stocks in Georgia.

Is gun-maker liable for Newtown? Court takes up the case

ACCORDING TO LAWYERS: "Newtown school shooter Adam Lanza heard the message loud and clear when gun-maker Remington Arms marketed an AR-15-style rifle as an overpowering weapon favored by elite military forces"

US rate for gun deaths increases for second straight year

The U.S. rate for gun deaths has increased for the second straight year, following 15 years of no real change, a government report shows.

Vegas shooting doesn’t change opinions on guns: AP-NORC poll

The massive divide on stricter limits remains firmly in place.

Candidate for GA Governor gives away bump stocks as supporting 2nd...

Candidate for GA Governor tries to increase support for the 2nd Amendment by giving away bump stocks.
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