By Associated Press | 03/12/14 09:49 AM
Martha Dean, an attorney who helped gun rights advocates challenge the constitutionality of Connecticut's recent gun control law, plans to announce her intentions to run for governor. A news release posted Tuesday on the Connecticut Citizens Defense League's blog said the two-time Republican...
By Steve Doty | 03/11/14 03:06 PM
Team 26, a group of cyclists who rode 400 miles from Connecticut to Washington, D.C., arrived on Capitol Hill on Tuesday to call on Congress to pass comprehensive gun legislation.
By Paul Bedard | 03/11/14 07:38 AM
American gun owners are gobbling up cheap Russian ammunition in huge quantities, worried that President Obama's tussle with Vladimir Putin over Moscow's grab for Crimea will result in new trade sanctions cutting off imports of bullets. “We've seen an ammo-hoarding effect,” said Larry...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/10/14 04:08 PM
Does Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell own a gun? The McConnell campaign doesn't want to talk about it, and neither does McConnell's staff in the Senate. McConnell's campaign revealed on Monday that McConnell had fired a gun, but that statement made no mention of the Kentucky Republican...
By Tim Mak | 03/06/14 03:34 PM
National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre delivered a blistering campaign-style speech Thursday, blaming the media and gun-control proponents for a decline in American economic standing and for threatening "God-given" gun rights.
By Paul Bedard | 03/06/14 09:10 AM
They did it again. In a battle over the ability to talk guns and make sales on Facebook with anti-gun advocates like former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's Mayors Against Illegal Guns, the National Rifle Association, with its 3 million Facebook supporters, is attempting to temper liberal...
03/04/14 06:45 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The House of Delegates is considering a bill that would link Maryland's gun registry to its criminal database. State law requires gun owners to surrender their weapons if they're convicted of felonies or any violent crimes, but Del. Luiz Simmons, D-Montgomery, said...
By Nate Beeler | 03/04/14 05:50 PM
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By Paul Bedard | 03/04/14 09:53 AM
Three new polls released Tuesday found growing and overwhelming support for a national gun registry that could require all gun owners to tell police what they have, including how much ammo they’ve hidden away.
By Associated Press | 02/26/14 09:35 AM
A candidate for the Alabama Legislature isn't just shooting his mouth off when it comes to the right to bear arms. He's giving away a shotgun. People from some Birmingham suburbs who visit the campaign website of former state Sen. Steve French of Mountain Brook can sign up for a drawing for a...
By Chacour Koop | 02/26/14 09:20 AM
As Illinois prepares to become the last state in the nation to issue concealed-carry gun permits, the four Republicans contending for Illinois governor express a range of differing views about additional gun issues facing the state, including a proposed ban on assault-style weapons and stricter...
By Michael Barone | 02/25/14 06:03 PM
Over the last 25 years, we have had related national debates over proposed federal gun-control laws designed to restrict access to certain firearms. But only one piece of major legislation has passed Congress, in the 1994 crime bill, and the electoral backlash against many of its supporters in...
02/25/14 02:43 PM
DeWine CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) – Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced a lawsuit on Friday against the operator of a Westlake-based online seller of gun-related products and accessories for allegedly failing to deliver products to consumers. Midwest Retail LLC, which does...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/24/14 04:22 PM
From accusing the Tea Party of racism to defending Bob Costas and Michael Bloomberg to flirting on-air with U.S. women's soccer star Hope Solo, a laundry list of Morgan's worst moments.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/24/14 11:12 AM
Piers Morgan is losing his primetime CNN show, but he's not about to stop fighting supporters of the Second Amendment. After the National Rifle Association tweeted the news of Morgan's departure on Twitter, he fired back a response. "I wouldn't get too excited @NRA - I'm not done with you...
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