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Kid Gun Manufacturer Tries To Hide, Forgets Internet

Kid Gun Manufacturer Tries To Hide, Forgets Internet

| May 7, 2013

Keystone Sporting Arms tries closing kid gun site Crickett.com, as well as Facebook and Twitter accounts. Forgets that the Internet doesn’t forget.

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Kids, Guns, Negligent Homicides… And Double Standards

Kids, Guns, Negligent Homicides… And Double Standards

| May 2, 2013

Why do we have a double standard when it comes to kids, guns, and negligent homicide?

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5-Year Old Kills 2-Year Old With ‘My First Rifle’

5-Year Old Kills 2-Year Old With ‘My First Rifle’

| May 1, 2013

In the words of the local coroner, “It was just one of those crazy accidents.” An accident in which a 5-year-old in Burkesville, KY, accidentally shot and killed his 2-year-old sister with his own .22-caliber rifle.

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Fox Poll Finds Americans Support Expanding Background Checks

Fox Poll Finds Americans Support Expanding Background Checks

| April 26, 2013

A recent Fox News poll found that 82% of voters, 72% of Republicans, and 77% of people from gun-owning households all support expanding background checks.

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Majority, Supermajority, Filibuster: How Gun Control Legislation Failed

Majority, Supermajority, Filibuster: How Gun Control Legislation Failed

| April 18, 2013

Yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid tried to walk a tightrope. He failed.

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President Obama’s Response To Senate Vote

President Obama’s Response To Senate Vote

| April 17, 2013

President Obama makes a statement from the Rose Garden following the Senate’s vote to block common-sense measures to reduce gun violence. April 17, 2013.

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Senate Breakdown Of Toomey-Manchin Background Check Vote

Senate Breakdown Of Toomey-Manchin Background Check Vote

| April 17, 2013

Who voted for and against the Toomey-Manchin universal background check compromise measure.

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Senate Defeats Universal Background Check Compromise

Senate Defeats Universal Background Check Compromise

| April 17, 2013

Wednesday, the US Senate defeated the “compromise” background check amendment seen as key to passing President Obama’s gun control bill.

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Guns – The Big Picture – Boston.com

Guns – The Big Picture – Boston.com

| April 12, 2013

The latest Boston.com “The Big Picture” series is on Guns. It’s a collection of 54 images – supporters of gun control, those against; victims and families of victims, gun enthusiasts, and hunters.

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The Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act

The Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act

| April 11, 2013

United States Senators Joe Manchin and Pat Toomey unveil details of The Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act, their “compromise” agreement regarding universal background checks.

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NRA Officially Opposes “Misguided” Background Check Compromise

NRA Officially Opposes “Misguided” Background Check Compromise

| April 11, 2013

In an “open letter” to the US Senate, the NRA reinforced their opposition to universal background checks, including the “misguided” compromise measure reportedly drafted by Senators Joe Manchin, Pat Toomey and Chuck Schumer.

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Did The Aurora Shooter Seek Out A “Gun Free” Zone?

Did The Aurora Shooter Seek Out A “Gun Free” Zone?

| April 10, 2013

Did the Aurora, Colorado shooter choose the Cinemark Century 16 theater specifically because it was the only gun free zone in a 20-mile radius? Or were other factors at play?

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Indiana Legislature Proposes Statewide “School Shield” Program

Indiana Legislature Proposes Statewide “School Shield” Program

| April 9, 2013

A bill proposed in the Indiana Legislature would require every public or charter school in the state to have at least one designated school “protection” officer on campus, with a weapon, at all times. And if schools can’t afford a police officer, it can arm a teacher, principal or other employee.

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Rand Paul Says Principle Could Have Stopped Attack If “He” Was Armed

Rand Paul Says Principle Could Have Stopped Attack If “He” Was Armed

| April 5, 2013

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) told a crowd of students at the University of Kentucky on March 27th that the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, could have been prevented if school employees carried firearms.

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NRA Instructor Shoots Himself In The Foot: Literally

NRA Instructor Shoots Himself In The Foot: Literally

| April 5, 2013

National Rifle Association instructor Eugene Kenny could not join his fellow gun-rights supporters at the Connecticut state Capitol Wednesday because he accidentally shot himself in the foot. Literally.

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NRA’s Wayne LaPierre And Magazine “Clips”

NRA’s Wayne LaPierre And Magazine “Clips”

| April 5, 2013

During a recent Fox News interview, Wayne LaPierre discussed the new gun laws in Connecticut, stating that there’s “no evidence that anything would have changed” about the shooting in Newtown.

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Connecticut Passes Comprehensive Gun Control Legislation

Connecticut Passes Comprehensive Gun Control Legislation

| April 4, 2013

The Connecticut House passed a comprehensive set of gun control reforms early Thursday morning, including universal background checks, magazine capacity bans, and an expanded assault weapons ban.

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NRA School Shield Program: Billion Dollar Security Bonanza?

NRA School Shield Program: Billion Dollar Security Bonanza?

| April 3, 2013

The NRA’s “School Shield” program, if carried out nationwide, could usher in a new billion dollar market in selling firearms, equipment, and weapons training and certification to schools, teachers, and staff.

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Justice Department Offers $20 Million In Grants To Improve Background Check Data

Justice Department Offers $20 Million In Grants To Improve Background Check Data

| April 3, 2013

The US Justice Department officially kicked off a $20 million grant program designed to improve the FBI’s national background check system for purchasing guns.

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NRA School Safety Report Members Sell Security Gear, Training, And Services

NRA School Safety Report Members Sell Security Gear, Training, And Services

| April 2, 2013

Five of the thirteen members of the National School Shield Program task force are employed by a firm that provides training and gear, including ammunition, to security personnel.

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