Mayor Mitch Landrieu and city leaders announced a multi-faceted proposed Gun Safety Ordinance on Friday in an effort to combat crime by going after guns.
A first-term Democrat is introducing a bill to give the ATF more power to share gun data and allow the attorney general to appoint a director.
Connecticut Democrat U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is seeking to overturn a longstanding ban against using gun trace information in civil proceedings.
News of social media platforms Facebook and Instagram change in policy to restrict potential peer-to-peer gun sales found quick reaction from those on both sides of the issue.
Legislation introduced with the backing of the state attorney general would require semi-auto rifles to have their magazines permanently affixed in CA.
“When somebody makes a decision to pick up a gun, that’s like a pre-murder case,” says gun control advocates backing the new system.
It was a seesaw struggle for Second Amendment litigation at both the state and federal level in 2015, with important gains for privacy and carry rights but losses on weapons bans.
The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday approved a measure to exempt retired and reserve police from a new ban on grandfathered magazines capable of holding more than 10 rounds.
The controversial and mandatory gun offender registry adopted in Cleveland earlier this year has not signed up a single person in its first full month of operation.
Coming on the heels of the Paris tragedy, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter remarked Monday there is no distinction between gun violence and international terrorism.