Keystone Sporting Arms tries closing kid gun site Crickett.com, as well as Facebook and Twitter accounts. Forgets that the Internet doesn’t forget.
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.
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.
Wednesday, the US Senate defeated the “compromise” background check amendment seen as key to passing President Obama’s gun control bill.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A National Rifle Association task force today recommended that schools train teachers and other school personnel to carry guns to protect their students.
Danbury State Attorney Stephen J. Sedensky III authorized the release of new information concerning the December 14, 2012, tragedy at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
The National Rifle Association may want to consider adjusting their promotion techniques, especially in the town of Newtown, Connecticut whose residents have been receiving robocalls and postcards from the pro-gun organization. [Updated]
Among the guns, knives, ammunition, and other items discovered by police in the Lanza home were two NRA certificates made out to Adam and Nancy Lanza, and a NRA handbook “NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting.” The NRA denies any association.
Police are trying to track down an AR-15 assault weapon stolen from a well-known Utah gun lobbyist and safety instructor.
Today, President Obama promised the American people that he had not forgotten the 20 innocent chidlren and six brave educators who lost their lives at Sandy Hook Elementary more than 100 days ago.
Why I think we need Universal Background Checks, and why we need to keep records.