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Teen Killed After Cousin Falls off Hoverboard and Fires Gun

A 13-year-old in Florida was killed after his cousin fell from a hoverboard, causing a gun to discharge into the back of the boy’s head, Orlando police said. 33 more words

Teen Killed After Cousin Falls off Hoverboard and Fires Gun

A 13-year-old in Florida was killed after his cousin fell from a hoverboard, causing a gun to discharge into the back of the boy’s head, Orlando police said. 85 more words

Rethinking SRCA

I posted last year on the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act, now pending in the Senate.  I have expressed some reservations about the bill, some of which are now the subject of a move to amend the bill to address the concerns that I and other much more prominent critics of the bill have noted.  395 more words

Maryland Lawmakers Outline Gun-control Measures

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Democrats are outlining a package of gun-control measures as part of their legislative priorities this session.

One measure discussed Wednesday would ban guns on public college campuses. 103 more words

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"An Uncertain Record In Three Major Policy Areas": Bernie Sanders Is Not Nearly As Progressive As You Think He Is

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has been doing some serious sub-tweeting about Hillary Clinton.

Following her ever-so-narrow win in Iowa, Clinton touted her bona fides as a “progressive who gets things done,” much to Sanders’ distaste. 1,006 more words

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New CDC study: Louisiana #1 for most shooting deaths in the country

Mass shootings often dominated news headlines in 2015, continuing an alarming upward trend.

As a result, gun control will likely continue to be one of the principal… 950 more words

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Ted Nugent Draws Widespread Criticism For Anti-Semitic, Gun Control Rant

DETROIT (WWJ) – Ted Nugent, the rocker and gun advocate, is causing quite an uproar after posting a gun control meme on Facebook saying anti-NRA “punks” are Jewish. 295 more words

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