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Fox’s Megyn Kelly Reports On New York State Confiscating Weapons From Law-Abiding Citizen

| April 11, 2013

According to a report on Fox News Channel with host Megyn Kelly , the state of New York recently accessed an individual’s medical records and determined that they should be ineligible to possess a firearm. The state ordered that this individual surrender his weapons, which he did. However, as Kelly reported, the individual told to […]

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State Police Mistakenly Enforce SAFE Act Provision

| April 11, 2013

State Police Mistakenly Enforce SAFE Act Provision State Police Mistakenly Enforce SAFE Act Provision – Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs said the New York State Police made a mistake when they enforced a mental health provision of the New York SAFE Act.  Jacobs said he was ordered in an email from State Police to contact […]

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Guns, Violence and the Global Village: Can Youth Build an Alliance to End the Killing?

| April 11, 2013

NEW YORK — In the aftermath of the Newtown tragedy and the resulting push for stronger federal gun laws, Global Kids (www.globalkids.org) will bring together 600 students from across New York City for … View full story

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Tennessee: Permit Confidentiality Bill Goes to Governor for Approval

| April 11, 2013

Tennessee: Permit Confidentiality Bill Goes to Governor for Approval Today, important progress was made in the Tennessee General Assembly in order to protect the privacy of all Handgun Carry Permit (HCP) holders when the state House concurred with the state Senate’s technical amendment to House Bill 9.  This critical confidentiality protection legislation now goes to Governor Bill Haslam for approval.  […]

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Da'Quan Bowers in New York for felony gun charge today

| April 11, 2013

Attorney optimistic case will be resolved View full story

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West Virginia: Immediate Action Needed Today on Critical Legislation

| April 11, 2013

West Virginia: Immediate Action Needed Today on Critical Legislation Today, the West Virginia House of Delegates approved the amended version of Senate Bill 435, sponsored by state Senator Herb Snyder (D-16), by a 95-3 vote.  As amended, SB 435 requires Charleston and three other cities that currently have and enforce local gun control ordinances to be consistent and uniform […]

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Connecticut Governor Malloy Signs Sweeping Gun Limits Into Law

| April 11, 2013

Connecticut Governor Malloy Signs Sweeping Gun Limits Into Law HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, who four months ago broke the news to shocked parents that their children had been slaughtered in a Connecticut elementary school, signed into law Thursday sweeping new restrictions on weapons and large capacity ammunition magazines similar to the […]

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PTR Industries To Leave Connecticut After Passage Of New Gun Laws

| April 11, 2013

PTR Industries To Leave Connecticut After Passage Of New Gun Laws Six days after Connecticut passed new gun control legislation, a gun-maker based in the state has announced it is leaving. PTR industries made the proclamation in a statement that was posted to its website on Wednesday. The company employs more than 40 people and […]

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Would a Senate gun-control bill die in the House?

| April 11, 2013

Would a Senate gun-control bill die in the House? Gun-control advocates are upbeat over a background-check deal from two NRA-backed senators. But…. View full story

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Gun owner concerns also increase, according to CNN/ORC poll

| April 10, 2013

Gun owner concerns also increase, according to CNN/ORC poll A majority of Americans generally favor stricter gun control laws, and there has been a big jump in the number of Americans who say that gun policy is extremely important, according to a new national poll. View full story

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Documents detail why gun shop lost license

| April 10, 2013

Documents detail why gun shop lost license Eyewitness News has learned about a Connecticut gun shop that sold two of the weapons found at the scene of the Newtown school shooting. View full story

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Senate poised for gun debate Rights advocates hope to weaken support for bill

| April 10, 2013

Senate poised for gun debate Rights advocates hope to weaken support for bill Gun control efforts in Congress cleared a significant hurdle Wednesday as the Senate prepared to open what could be a weekslong debate, even as opponents plotted a shift in strategy aimed at undermining a comprehensive package of legislation. View full story Originally […]

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First vote set on Senate gun bill amid GOP resistance

| April 10, 2013

First vote set on Senate gun bill amid GOP resistance The Senate is poised to take its first procedural vote on a gun control bill Thursday at 11 a.m. ET.  The bill faces an uncertain future on Capitol Hill, where 14 Republican senators have already threatened to filibuster any legislation that, in their view, jeopardizes […]

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Senate Aide: Gun Law Wouldn’t Have Stopped Newtown Massacre

| April 10, 2013

Senate Aide: Gun Law Wouldn’t Have Stopped Newtown Massacre Republican Pat Toomey and Democrat Joe Manchin announced a gun bill compromise to expand background checks earlier today. The legislation is in direct response to the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December. But aides on Capitol Hill admit that there is not a thing […]

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Stores: Gun laws don't mean gun control

| April 10, 2013

Stores: Gun laws don't mean gun control One manager of a local gun store weighed in on the proposed background check compromise Wednesday, saying that gun laws don't necessarily result in better control of guns. View full story

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Gun owner concerns also increase, according to CNN/ORC poll

| April 10, 2013

Gun owner concerns also increase, according to CNN/ORC poll A majority of Americans generally favor stricter gun control laws, and there has been a big jump in the number of Americans who say that gun policy is extremely important, according to a new national poll. View full story

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Poll: Importance of guns soars

| April 10, 2013

Poll: Importance of guns soars A majority of Americans generally favor stricter gun control laws, and there has been a big jump in the number of Americans who say that gun policy is extremely important, according to a new national poll. View full story

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Connecticut gun-maker plans to leave state over gun control legislation

| April 10, 2013

Connecticut gun-maker plans to leave state over gun control legislation Bristol, Conn. — A Connecticut gun-maker has announced it intends to leave the state following the passage of gun control legislation it says tramples on the rights of citizens and does not show enough consideration for the industry. View full story

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CNN Poll: Importance of guns soars, as do gun owner concerns

| April 10, 2013

CNN Poll: Importance of guns soars, as do gun owner concerns Washington (CNN) – A majority of Americans generally favor stricter gun control laws, and there has been a big jump in the number of Americans who say that gun policy is extremely important, according to a new national poll. But a CNN/ORC International survey […]

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The big disconnect on gun laws

| April 10, 2013

The big disconnect on gun laws Months after Newtown, 90% of Americans want background checks for gun buyers. What's taking Congress so long? FULL STORY View full story

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