“We decided we have the resources, we have the ability to reach a lot of people, and if we can save one life, it’s so worth it,” said Board of Education Chairwoman Kathleen Willbanks. Read more
Chief Bob Lewis of the Blakesburg, Iowa police department is in trouble after pulling his service weapon out at least twice at city hall– once on a councilman. Read more
A Washington man charged with assault after his 9-year old stepson accidentally shot a classmate in 2012 has been cleared by the state Supreme Court. Read more
Taking a page out of the NRA playbook, the gun control group Everytown is forcing lawmakers to show their true colors when it comes to guns and gun control. Read more
John Feinblatt, president of Everytown and former chief advisor for policy and strategic planning for Bloomberg, opens up about Everytown’s agenda.
In a report on unintentional child shooting deaths released Wednesday, Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America explore fatal shooting accidents which occurred over the past year involving children and, more importantly, how these accidents can be prevented. Read more
“People having guns in their home and not putting them up, and not having them locked in a safe place … kids can play with them just thinking they’re a simple toy,” the girl’s mother said at the event. “They could be in the same situation as I am with my daughter.” Read more