The Disarm Hate Act adds misdemeanor hate crimes convictions to the list of background check criteria that prohibit firearm sales.
Private funding is attracting new scholars and new ideas, but scientists say federal dollars remain the missing ingredient.
The findings, part of a broader look at national suicide trends, found the gun dealer connection particularly stark in urban counties.
A guide to the policies and players that could prove key in the gun violence debate.
The background check system once stopped some shooters from getting a gun. But in Texas, like 29 other states, private sellers don’t have to vet their customers.
In a city where safety is not equally felt, GoodKids MadCity is creating a space for young people “to feel free,” and refusing to wait for grownups to act.
Marketing firm Ackerman McQueen said it would “not tolerate” further contact between NRA Chief of Staff Josh Powell and its employees — and that the gun group's reaction drove their professional split.
Dozens of online retailers sell de facto silencers, making it easy for gun owners to avoid federal screening and registration.
The city has used the law aggressively — and says it has prevented suicides and mass shootings.