The FBI is currently under no obligation to notify the local law enforcement agencies best suited to quickly investigate prohibited firearm purchases.
The Disarm Hate Act adds misdemeanor hate crimes convictions to the list of background check criteria that prohibit firearm sales.
A guide to the policies and players that could prove key in the gun violence debate.
Californians have used the state’s gun violence restraining order process to seize guns from potential mass shooters in nearly two dozen cases.
But public sentiment has rarely translated into action in a state where Republicans dominate.
Republican Governor Mike DeWine and his GOP predecessor both favored the civil gun seizure tool. After Dayton, there may be a new political window.
Gun rampages do more than kill and injure. They also damage Americans’ communal life. Yale sociologist Vida Bajc analyzes the aftershocks.
Three reform-minded National Rifle Association board members have resigned from the organization less than two…
The Mexican government in late July announced a major new joint operation with the United…
Roughly two dozen members of the National Rifle Association’s board of directors are said to be unflinchingly loyal to Wayne LaPierre, and the group’s bylaws make it difficult for dissenters to win seats.