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Victory for Second Amendment in Fla Court

Federal court upholds Florida law limiting doctors’ discussions of guns with their patients

“TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A Florida law restricting what doctors can tell patients about gun ownership was deemed to be constitutional Friday by a federal appeals court, which said it legitimately regulates professional conduct and doesn’t violate the doctors’ First Amendment free speech rights. 91 more words

Federal court upholds Florida law in ‘Docs vs. Glocks’ case; Doctors can’t ask about gun ownership

A Federal Court of Appeals overturned a 2011 injunction Friday won by Florida doctors against a state firearms owner’s privacy law.

The suit, brought in part by the Florida chapters of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Academy of Pediatrics, had won an injunction by a lower court in what became known popularly as the “ 313 more words

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Jennifer Mascia: Who gets shot in America: What I learned compiling records of carnage for the New York Times

 But there will always be shootings. I could write gun reports until the end of my natural life, and given the apathy in Congress, the sheer volume will never diminish.

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Gun rights activist brings AK-47 to Wisconsin first lady's event

A gun rights activist showed up at an event in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, that featured the state’s first lady with an AK-47 strapped to his back and two handguns holstered at his waist to make a point that it’s legal to openly carry licensed firearms in Wisconsin, the… 392 more words

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In loving memory of Katy Watson

katy’s Blog

This blog is dedicated to Katy Watson who sadly took her own life in April 2014. She was a loving person, friend and an inspiration to her friends & family and all who were lucky enough to have known her. 242 more words

Gun Laws

Hancock & Kelley - Friday, July 25th - KC Councilman John Sharp; Mo. State Rep. Rick Brattin; Judge Ann Callis; Andy Thorpe and Kim Nazaruk

Kansas City Mayor Sly James and the KC Council endorse an open carry ban in Kansas City. John and Michael look at both sides of the issue with KC Councilman John Sharp, and Mo. 290 more words

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Quinn backs county ballot measure on gun laws

CHICAGO (AP) – Gov. Pat Quinn has thrown his support behind a Cook County ballot measure that asks voters to weigh in on Illinois gun laws. 111 more words

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