Pro-gun control advocates and gun owners agree, we need to “Fix NICS,” as in we need to get more states to report mental health records to the FBI’s criminal background check database. Read more
A first-person shooter video game allows players to reenact the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. The purpose of the game is to remind the public about the importance of gun control, according to the creator. Read more
On Tuesday, a veterans police group filed a lawsuit challenging a recently approved San Francisco ordinance that places a confiscatory ban on magazines that hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition. Read more
Last week, the Michigan Senate voted overwhelmingly to overturn the state’s ban on short-barreled shotguns and rifles. The bill will now head to the state House for consideration.
Vice President Joe Biden urged pro-immigration reform advocates to “show up” in their communities to help persuade lawmakers to embrace new immigration laws. Read more
In an effort to curb crime and prevent future mass shootings, a Florida county is asking gun dealers to facilitate firearms transfers made between private buyers and sellers. Read more
A bill to repeal Florida’s controversial ‘Stand Your Ground’ law was shot down on Thursday by a panel of state lawmakers.
The new law requires lost or stolen guns to be reported within 48 hours, guns locked up at home and any magazines 10 rounds or larger be destroyed or sold. Read more