gun control

Tim Ryan
July 06, 2020 - 12:36 pm
Guns and ammunition are flying off the shelves all over California. Background checks are up, too. Many believe it’s a double-barreled threat or perceived threat - the coronavirus pandemic and unrest on America’s streets.
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Jacquie Cadorette
May 10, 2020 - 2:30 pm
Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is calling for increased regulation on "ghost gun" parts.
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Rebekah Sager
November 14, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Thursday on KNX In-Depth former Governor of California Gray Davis spoke out about school shootings, gun control, and the NRA as Santa Clarita deals with the emotional upheaval of the deadly school shooting at Saugus High School. Davis talked about how NRA isn't addressing what he calls the lack of...
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CBS News
October 25, 2019 - 9:19 am
Beto O'Rourke dismissed criticisms of his sweeping gun control proposal, telling CBS News in an interview Thursday night that he expects gun owners will go along with his plan to institute a "mandatory buyback" of high-powered rifles. "If we're able to pass mandatory buybacks and I'm able to sign...
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August 07, 2019 - 9:59 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Two Los Angeles City Council members -- ironically named Smith and Wesson -- introduced a resolution Tuesday calling on state and federal lawmakers to pass gun-control legislation such as banning the sale and possession of assault weapons. "Communities and families across...
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April 16, 2019 - 2:01 pm
DENVER — Dropping her kids off at school used to be the hardest part of Kacey Ruegsegger Johnson’s day. She would cry most mornings as they left the car, and relied on texted photos from their teachers to make it through the day. Now, the mother of four — and Columbine shooting survivor — sees...
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AP
November 08, 2018 - 2:46 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly ascendant Democrats are promising congressional action on gun control amid a rash of mass shootings, including a late-night assault at a California bar that killed 12 people. Measures including expanded background checks and a ban on assault-style weapons are likely to reach...
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October 28, 2018 - 8:14 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The suspect in the mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue expressed hatred of Jews during the rampage and told officers afterward that Jews were committing genocide and he wanted them all to die, according to charging documents made public Sunday. Robert Gregory Bowers killed...
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June 05, 2018 - 3:33 pm
Orange County supervisors have unanimously approved a 4-million-dollar contract for active shooter training in Orange County schools. The money comes from proposition 63, which instituted stronger background check laws and other gun control measures, and it'll be handed out in increments over the...
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May 29, 2018 - 1:36 pm
MIAMI (CBS) -- An upcoming computer video game that would allow players to re-create school shootings by stalking school hallways and racking up kills has been condemned as insensitive and inappropriate by the parents of students who were shot to death during the massacre at Marjory Stoneman...
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