gun laws

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Rachel Kalas
October 29, 2019 - 9:45 pm
The city ordinances, the Judge said, were “void and unenforceable.”
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
August 20, 2019 - 10:33 am
After a long standoff in Philadelphia last week that resulted in six police officers being wounded, Governor Tom Wolf is urging lawmakers to act on a new gun laws.
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July 22, 2019 - 1:28 pm
New Zealand's government is planning further restrictions to gun ownership in a law proposed Monday that emphasizes owning guns is a privilege and not a right.
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April 11, 2019 - 5:01 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's governor general on Thursday formally signed into effect sweeping gun laws outlawing military style weapons, less than a month after a man used such guns to kill 50 people and wound dozens at two mosques in Christchurch.
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Aurora Police Chief Kristen Ziman speaks at a news conference Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, in Aurora, Ill., about the shootings at a manufacturing company in the city.
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February 16, 2019 - 1:26 pm
Police say the fired worker who killed five people at a warehouse in Aurora, Illinois, was able to buy the gun he used because an initial background check didn't catch that he had a prior felony conviction in Mississippi.
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Lynne Hayes-Freeland
February 13, 2019 - 11:32 am
Firearms Owners Against Crime President Kim Stolfer suggested during a Pittsburgh City Council post-agenda meeting Tuesday that the Tree of Life synagogue, where Robert Bowers is charged with killing 11 people last October, should be responsible for disarming its congregants.
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Seattle Police Crisis Response Team Sgt. Eric Pisconski displays guns seized from people deemed to be a danger to themselves or others
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February 09, 2019 - 9:50 am
In the year since the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school, more and more states have passed laws making it easier to take guns away from people who may be suicidal or bent on violence against others
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There will be no criminal action taken against members of Pittsburgh council and Mayor Bill Peduto over gun control measures in the city, at least not yet.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
January 31, 2019 - 2:30 pm
There will be no criminal action taken against members of Pittsburgh council and Mayor Bill Peduto over gun control measures in the city, at least not yet.
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Marty Griffin and Wendy Bell
January 28, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Mayor Bill Peduto's support of gun control legislation for Pittsburgh has spawned an impeachment drive against him.
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
January 25, 2019 - 12:40 pm
Public comment on Pittsburgh's proposed gun control legislation lasted for nearly four hours last night.
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