Articles Tagged 'assault weapons'
‘Gun-toting hippies’ greet Boulder ‘assault weapons’ ban with mass noncompliance
BOULDER, Colorado — Boulder’s newly enacted “assault weapons” ban is meeting with stiff resistance from its “gun-toting hippies,” staunch liberals who also happen to be… READ MORE
Hearing scheduled as gun-rights advocacy groups look to overturn Deerfield assault weapons ban
Attorneys for the village of Deerfield and gun rights advocacy groups are due back in court Oct. 12 to wage arguments in two lawsuits challenging… READ MORE
California: Archived “Assault Weapon” Webinar and Quick Reference Guide Now Available on California Stand and Fight Website
On August 8, the NRA and California Rifle and Pistol Association (CRPA) hosted a free informational webinar on the recently approved Department of Justice (DOJ)… READ MORE
Inspired by Pulse, Orlando Democrats seek assault-weapons ban in Florida
Two Orlando lawmakers want Florida to ban assault-style weapons in the wake of the shooting massacre at Pulse nightclub seven months ago, but in a… READ MORE
Conn. officials tell gun owners to relinquish or destroy banned weapons
HARTFORD, CONN. – Connecticut officials are urging owners of now-illegal assault weapons and large capacity ammunition magazines to relinquish them to the police or make… READ MORE
President Obama to push assault weapons ban in second term
President Obama will â€œactively supportâ€ efforts by Democrats to reinstate a federal ban on assault weapons next year, the White House announced on Tuesday.
Press… READ MORE
Feinstein wants dialogue on assault guns
By Carla Marinucci, SFGate.com
Nearly two decades before the massacre in Aurora, Colo., the slayings of eight people inside the 101 California Street office tower in San Francisco sent shock waves around the nation.
In the aftermath of that bloody day in 1993, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., led the call for a ban on assault weapons. On Sunday, she reprised… READ MORE