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Iowa gun dealer admits he broke federal background check law

CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa gun dealer has pleaded guilty to illegally selling a rifle to a man barred from owning guns due to domestic abuse allegations. 144 more words

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Don'tcha Hate It When You're Right?

Sometimes. Very rarely, in fact, as I’m sure many of you do. Those times; whether they be following the road less traveled or buying an extra lottery ticket than you usually do. 373 more words

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Criminal Defense Cost Reimbursement – Defense of Persons or Property

“…prosecutors have dropped weapons charges against an elderly man who shot a teenage burglar who broke into his Englewood home last week…”

(Charges Dropped Against Elderly Man Who Shot Intruder… 240 more words
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Rally to advocate better gun laws held in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Outcast Voter’s League and State Representative John Rogers held a rally to advocate for better gun laws.

Rogers is pushing the Sheri Williams Mandatory Gun Changes Act. 43 more words

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Congress drops Obama-era rule barring mentally impaired from buying guns

WASHINGTON – Congress on Wednesday sent President Donald Trump legislation blocking an Obama-era rule designed to keep guns out of the hands of certain mentally disabled people. 755 more words

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Tyranny, Tragedy and Terror: The History of Gun Law in the USA

It was a surprisingly mild mid-December Friday in Newtown, Connecticut. There was a general sense of sleepiness as families looked forward to their weekend ahead. At 9.35am, this lull was broken by the ring of bullets from Nancy Lanza’s Bushmaster XM-15 AR-15 semi-automatic variant. 1,554 more words

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IL State Senator Neil Anderson files bill to repeal FOID Act

SPRINGFIELD, Ill (KWQC)- Two bills have been filed in the Illinois Legislature to repeal the Illinois Firearm Owner Identification Act.

Senate Bill 1324 was filed by State Senator Neil Anderson Thursday, and House Bill 0492 was filed last week to do the same. 323 more words

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