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Background check backlog allows Maryland felons to purchase guns

This Fox News report examines a flaw in the Maryland gun purchase process, in which a backlog in background checks allowed criminals to purchase more than 360 guns. 33 more words


CT: Those who missed gun registration deadline getting letters from state police


In Connecticut those gun owners who tried and failed to get their magazines and rifles registered in time are now finding letters in their mailbox from the state police, wanting their guns. 521 more words


McCarthy: Lax Gun Laws To Blame For Violence

CHICAGO (CBS) – On the heels of a weekend that saw at least 37 people shot in Chicago – four of them fatally – Police Supt. 715 more words


April Meeting Topic - Maryland Gun Laws

This month’s meeting of the Reagan Republican Club is this coming Thursday, April 17th at 7pm. I will be there at 6:30pm. This would be an excellent time to come to socialize and place a dinner order ahead of the meeting. 175 more words


New 'warning shot' law could prevent more cases like Marissa Alexander's

Florida governor Rick Scott is expected to sign new “warning shot” legislation that recently passed the State Senate, in response to cases like Marissa Alexander… 160 more words


Colorado's Gun Laws At Center Of Lawsuit

DENVER (CBS4)- A federal judge is deliberating a lawsuit over two of Colorado’s new gun laws.

Lawyers wrapped up their closing arguments Thursday afternoon. 31 more words


Rep. Charlie Rangel: What does it take to curb gun violence?

Last week, America witnessed yet another tragic mass shooting at Fort Hood, where a disgruntled and mentally unstable soldier killed three and wounded 16 before taking his own life. 743 more words