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Senate Defeats Expanded Gun Background Checks
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Senate Defeats Expanded Gun Background Checks

The supporters of tougher gun laws suffered a heavy blow on Wednesday, as the U.S. Senate rejected a compromise plan which would expand beckgorund checks on firearms sales, in addition to banning some semi-automatic weapons based on military assault weapons. Despite the staunch push by President Barack Obama and Democrats, their stalwart opposition embodied in…

Bipartisan Gun Control Deal Accomplished
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Bipartisan Gun Control Deal Accomplished

President Barak Obama has been fervently calling for stricter gun control laws for a while now, and has been met with equally loud opposition. While the proposed assault rifles ban doesn’t seem likely to be adopted anytime soon, still some progress has been made when it comes to background checks for potential gun owners. Considering the fact…

Colorado Sheriffs Against Tighter Gun Laws
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Colorado Sheriffs Against Tighter Gun Laws

The new Colorado gun legislation has sparked a blaze of discontent as more than a dozen county sheriffs held a rally on Wednesday, speaking out against the latest magazine capacity restrictions, in the eve of President Barack Obama’s visit to Denver, where he advocated tightening the gun laws. The sheriffs in uniform, sixteen of them,…

Out-of-state Hunters Boycott Colorado
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Out-of-state Hunters Boycott Colorado

The hunters from other states are boycotting Colorado because of a pending law, which would prohibit ammunition magazines that hold more than 15 rounds. Stretching over the Rockies, Colorado has always been popular among the hunters. Moreover, it is the home of the largest herds of elk throughout the states. However the recent events may…

California Bullet Control Laws
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California Bullet Control Laws

Old NRA slogan: “Guns don’t kill people — bullets kill people,” is getting a new twist in the California legislature. Responding to increasing outcry about firearm control in the wake of Newton school shooting, democratic lawmakers are proposing new regulations and taxes on sales of ammunition. Their argument is that a firearm is harmless without…

Firearms Ownership Madatory in Nelson, Ga.
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Firearms Ownership Madatory in Nelson, Ga.

The city council of Nelson in north Georgia voted in favor of mandatory gun ownership. The council members of a 1,300 resident town, located 50 miles north of Atlanta, voted without exception to approve the Family Protection Ordinance. This law proposes every household to own a firearm and ammunition to “provide for the emergency management…

Chicago Gun Tax
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Chicago Gun Tax

CHICAGO Cook County just introduced its own gun tax. Despite a lawsuit initiated by firearm stores and owners, it’s already in effect. County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, who proposed the tax, stated he was looking for a way to reduce the expenses that gun violence inflicts on county taxpayers – both in the public health…

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