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.
Critics say blaming mass shootings on mental illness is a canard that distracts from real discussions about gun laws.
With lawmakers poised to revisit gun issues in the Lone Star State after the El Paso mass shooting, here’s a look at where things stand.
It’s natural to feel sad, scared, and angry in the wake of mass shootings like…
We polled every campaign on an array of gun policies. Here’s what they said.
Studies have found that permitting laws on top of background checks have been effective at reducing gun homicides and suicides.
The majority of gun owners support the sale of smart guns — but few will…
Organizations working to reduce shootings in the state have long struggled to secure steady sources of funding. “We’re on the cusp of something really spectacular,” said one prevention worker.
Virginia Has Resisted a Ban on High-Capacity Magazines, but Data Suggests a Federal Version Was Effective
When a federal 10-year ban was in place, Virginia police saw as much as a 52 percent decline in the seizure of such accessories.
The Illinois Legislature concluded a marathon session over the weekend without advancing a…