Articles Tagged 'gun rights'
Maryland Governor Vetoes Ban on Private Rifle, Shotgun Sales
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) vetoed legislation Thursday that would have banned the private sale of rifles and shotguns throughout the state.
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Suit filed over Sandy Hook-inspired law limiting gun rounds
HARTFORD, Conn. — Gun rights supporters are suing Connecticut officials over part of a 2013 state gun control law passed after the Sandy Hook Elementary… READ MORE
Virginia assault weapon ban fails after moderate Democrats break with party to reject it
Virginia’s effort to ban the sale of assault weapons was rejected by state lawmakers, including four Democrats who joined Republicans in voting down the measure.… READ MORE
Virginia House approves ‘assault weapons’ ban
Virginia lawmakers narrowly passed a proposed measure to ban the sale of assault-style weapons Tuesday as Democrats continue to advocate for a series of gun… READ MORE
Virginia Senate blocks another Northam-backed gun bill
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Senate blocked one of Gov. Ralph Northam’s top gun-control bills Monday, adding to the list of measures the Democratic… READ MORE
VA Senate approves ‘red flag’ gun law. Northam’s agenda moves forward after gun rights rally.
Virginia’s state senate has passed a bill that would allow law enforcement officers to confiscate guns from or prevent the purchase of firearms by people… READ MORE
Virginia legislation seeks to restrict number of outdoor gun ranges
Legislation proposed in early January by a Virginia Democratic lawmaker could effectively limit the number of outdoor gun ranges in the commonwealth through local governments… READ MORE
Virginia Governor Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Gun Rights Rally
Fearing potential violence, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is declaring a state of emergency and is banning firearms and other weapons on the Capitol grounds in… READ MORE
Florida Senate panel crosses with NRA, passes bill to close ‘gun show loophole’
A Republican-led Florida Senate committee passed a bill that would close the so-called “gun show loophole” but still allow most private-party gun sales to take… READ MORE
Gov. Greg Abbot to Present Texas Medal of Courage to Church Shooting Hero Jack Wilson
AUSTIN, Texas (KEYE) – Governor Greg Abbott will present the Governor’s Medal of Courage to the man who stopped a gunman in a deadly shooting… READ MORE