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8 min ago | KGWN

Gun Controversy Reignited After Death of Shooting Instructor

The accidental death of a shooting instructor at the hands of a nine year old girl has re-ignited the gun control debate.

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4 hrs ago | CBS Local

Maryland Residents Speak Out Against Sugarloaf Gun Range

The gun range is proposed for an area that is zoned for resource conservation. The range could be permitted if it's given a special exemption.

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9 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

Automatic weapons not fired on all area shooting ranges

Shooting ranges in the region make their own policies on whether or not they allow fully automatic weapons to be fired or not.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Straits Times

No criminal charges in fatal gun range shooting by 9-year-old girl

Shooting instructor Charles Vacca stands next to a 9-year-old girl at the Last Stop shooting range in White Hills, Arizona near the Nevada border on Aug 25, 2014, in this still image taken from video courtesy of the Mohave County Sheriff's Office.

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CBC News

Edmonton shooting range owner says shooting guns shouldn't have an age limit

Lennard Kucey owns Phoenix Indoor Shooting Range, and Edmonton shooting range where no age minimum is enforced.

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AmmoLand

New Hampshire Questions Its: 'Mother, May I' Concealed Carry Licence Policy

The NH state Department of Safety created a controversy this summer by changing some language on the state's concealed carry license application.

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Anorak

Nine-Year-Old Shoots Uzi Instructor: NRA Just Tweets '7 Ways...

"[I]f children continually shoot the same bull's-eye target, they can become tired, exhausted or bored.

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The Daily Caller

Scarborough Nearly Loses It Over Accidental Shooting Range Death [VIDEO]

MSNBC host Joe Scarborough was incredulous Wednesday over the accidental killing of a firearms instructor by a nine-year-old girl he was teaching, calling it "sick" and angrily claiming that the Second Amendment supporters doesn't give "nine-year-old children the right to fire semi-automatic weapons."

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Conservative Political News, US News

KMBC-TV

No charges after girl, 9, kills gun instructor

A shooting instructor is dead, the victim of a gun-range accident. A 9-year-old girl is surely traumatized.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Gun tourism grows in popularity in recent years

The death of an Arizona firearms instructor by a 9-year-old girl who was firing a fully automatic Uzi displayed a tragic side of what has become a hot industry in the U.S.: gun tourism.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Arizona Government, Wedding

Dallas Morning News

A 9-year-old girl, a fatal Uzi accident and a rapid-fire debate

The four-hour tours offered by one of the big gun ranges here are a popular tourist attraction: Starting at $200 a person, a bus will pick up visitors at their hotel in Las Vegas, 25 miles to the north, show them Hoover Dam and bring them to a recreational shooting range called Last Stop, where they can fire the weapons of their dreams: machine ... (more)

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The Age

Girl, 9, who pulled trigger also a victim in Arizona shooting range death

DISTRESSING SCENES: Vision released by the Mohave County Sheriff's Office shows the moments before a nine-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor with an Uzi weapon.

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KNUS-AM Aurora

Q&A: Few laws govern children at shooting range

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Related Topix: Violent Crime

US News & World Report

Shooting by 9-year-old girl stirs debate over guns

The accidental shooting death of a gun-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has set off a powerful debate over youngsters and guns, with many people wondering what sort of parents would let a child handle a submachine gun.

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Related Topix: Springfield, MA

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Fatal shooting range accident in Arizona raises questions

A tragic accident in Arizona is raising new questions tied to the raging debate on guns in the United States.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime

Silicon Alley Insider

Here Are The States Where Tons Of Americans Are Getting Gun Background Checks

Smith & Wesson just reduced its outlook for gun sales , largely due to falling demand for long guns like rifles and shotguns.

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AmmoLand

Second Amendment Foundation Continues Thwarting Anti-Gun Laws

Second Amendment Foundation has written to 49 local Utah governments demanding they repeal various ordinances that violate a state law reserving almost all gun-regulation power to the state Legislature.

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Related Topix: Washington, DC, Eastlake (Seattle, WA)

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Salon

Bill and Melinda Gates donate $1 million to gun control campaign

Efforts to increase gun control received a major boost on Friday, when Bill and Melinda Gates donated $1 million to the Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility to be applied to a campaign called Initiative 594, or I-594.

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Related Topix: US News

Crooks and Liars

Responsible Gun Instructor Shot And Killed By 9 Y.O. Girl With An Uzi

Maybe the kid's hands were greasy from the burgers and slipped? I guess we'll never know, but I'm sure it won't lead to any restrictions in the great state of Arizona about little kids shooting Uzis! This is America, dammit! KINGMAN, Ariz.

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Related Topix: Kingman, AZ, Mohave County, AZ

KMPH-TV Fresno

Officials: Instructor accidentally killed by girl

An Arizona shooting instructor was accidentally shot and killed while showing a 9-year-old girl how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Lake Havasu City, AZ, Mohave County, AZ

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