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15 min ago | The Hartford Courant

After Legislative Defeat, Gun Owners Aim For Election Successes

Mobilizing For First Statewide Vote Since Historic Gun Control Bill EnactedFrustrated with politicians who enacted the post-Newtown gun restrictions, Second Amendment rights activists head to the polls this year determined to channel their anger into electoral success.

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15 min ago | The Hartford Courant

After Legislative Defeat, Gun Owners Aim For Election Successes

Frustrated with politicians who enacted the post-Newtown gun restrictions, Second Amendment rights activists head to the polls this year determined to channel their anger into electoral success.

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Related Topix: Newtown, CT, Southington, CT, Greenwich, CT, Sandy Hook, CT

3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

D.C. police are told not to enforce handgun ban

D.C. police were told Sunday not to arrest people for carrying handguns on the street in the wake of a judge's ruling that overturned the city's principal gun-control law.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Eleanor Holmes Norton, US Politics

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Judge rules Washington D.C. handgun ban is unconstitutional

Guns line the walls of the firearms reference collection at the Washington Metropolitan Police Department headquarters in Washington in 2007.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, US Supreme Court

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Guns have no place at workplace

Sen. Richard Alloway is wrong! Guns do not belong at the workplace. The senator recently introduced an amendment that would prevent business owners from forbidding employees from storing their guns in their vehicles while at work.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Washington Examiner

Strict anti-gun laws are costing blue states gunmakers' business

Beretta USA announced last week that it will relocate from Maryland to Tennessee , explaining that stringent gun laws supported by Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley would make it nearly impossible for the company to manufacture or sell many of its products in the Old Line State.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Martin O'Malley, IGN Entertainment, Fox Interactive Media, Bill Haslam, Accokeek, MD

Cleveland.com

Carrying guns openly can be deterrent to crime: Brett Pucillo, president of Ohio Carry

Criminals do not report to police departments every time they chose not to commit a crime because of openly carried firearms Guest columnist Brett Pucillo is founder and president of Ohio Carry , a firearm education and advocacy organization.

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Related Topix: Ohio

Toledo Blade

Bill would stiffen background checks

A year ago, Sens. Pat Toomey and Joe Manchin struck a background-checks deal that appeared to offer the best chance for lawmakers to curb gun purchases by criminals and mentally ill people with a history of violence.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Pat Toomey, US Governors, Joe Manchin, Violent Crime

The Washington Post

Federal judge declares D.C. ban on carrying handguns in public unconstitutional

A federal judge has declared that one of the District's principal gun control laws is unconstitutional and ordered that its enforcement be halted.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Criminal Defense Law, Law, The Washington Post Company

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Time

10 Things Americans Have Suddenly Stopped Buying

For a variety of reasons-including but not limited to increased health consciousness, the harried pace of modern-day life, and plain old shifting consumer preferences,-Americans have scaled back on purchases of many items, sometimes drastically so.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Coca-Cola Bottling Co.

RedState

Philly doctor Lee Silverman shoots murderer at 'gun-free' hospital.

So, here's the situation: guy with mental issues gets a gun and starts a rampage at a Philadelphia hospital.

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Fox News

2ND Amendment Fight Federal judge strikes down DC ban on gun carry rights

A federal judge in the District of Columbia on Saturday overturned the city's total ban on residents being allowing to carry firearms outside their home in a landmark decision for gun-rights activists.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

The Daily Caller

Appellate Court Upholds Privacy Law, Tells Anti-Gun Doctors To Take A Powder

In a victory for gun owners who pay to visit doctors for medical care, and not the political opinions of their physicians, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has upheld Florida's Firearm Owner's Privacy Act.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Privacy, Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Conservative Political News

WLFI-TV West Lafayette

More than 70 kids learn how to protect themselves from harm.

The five-day camp taught kids how to protect themselves from strangers and also taught safety tips, such as poison control and firearm safety.

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Whidbey News-Times

Unconventional 10th District candidates challenge party favorites

Two candidates backed by their respective parties are being challenged by party outsiders in the race for state representative, position 2 in the 10th Legislative District.

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Related Topix: US News, Island County, WA, Oak Harbor, WA, US Politics, Barack Obama, Education Etc.

Guns and Ammo

Colt Donates Commemorative Firearm to Museum

To honor famed firearms inventor Samuel Colt's 200th birthday , Colt's Manufacturing Company has donated a commemorative pistol to The Museum of Connecticut History at The Connecticut State Library.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Florida law barring gun inquiries by doctors upheld by federal appeals court

A group of public school teachers use rubber training guns as they practice proper firearms handling at the Veritas Training Academy in Sarasota, Florida in 2013.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Sarasota, FL, US News

WBAY-TV Green Bay

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A man who authorities say fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex near Philadelphia and was then shot by his psychiatrist remains listed in critical condition.

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WXOW-TV La Crosse

Leaked ordinance sparks controversy in Langlade County

Residents in a Langlade County town are fired up after what they say was a threat to their Second Amendment rights.

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Related Topix: Langlade County, WI

CBS Local

Program Lets Kids Under Age 10 Fire Rifles, Shotguns, Muzzleloaders

Children in Michigan who are under the age of 10 can get learn how to shoot rifles, shotguns, muzzleloaders and even crossbows during two free events next week in Oakland County.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Oakland County, MI, Ortonville, MI, Pontiac, MI

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