“It’s a matter of life and death," says one survivor.
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He shot me, too, with a 9mm Glock. Now that's the gun I keep at home.
From 2016: A guide to firearms, intimate partner abuse, and the children, parents and police who become victims, too.
The same loophole allowed the Charleston shooter to purchase the weapon he used to kill nine worshippers last year.
One of the petitioner’s 14 convictions was for slapping his girlfriend so hard that she hit the floor.
Temporary Restraining Orders Can Set Off Alleged Abusers. But Only 16 States Make Them Hand Over Their Guns.
Most states wait for the outcome of a hearing on a permanent order before a firearms ban kicks in— a lag that can have deadly consequences.
He Was Ordered to Give Up His Guns. One That Police Didn’t Know About Was Traced to a Maryland Murder Spree.
Law enforcement had no way to be sure Eulalio Tordil was in full compliance with his protective order, and now three people are dead.
Another 30 were shot but survived. In most cases, someone in their own family pulled the trigger.
America has come a long way in treating all domestic violence as serious. To get their firearm rights back, two men from Maine are making an argument which threatens that progress.
Armed Abusers, Unchecked Felons, and Negligent Owners: Why Presidential Action Alone Can’t Solve Some Big Gun Violence Problems
The state and local level is often where the rubber meets the road when it comes to firearm policy.
Coping with myriad physical and mental traumas, gunshot victims look to raise money for wheelchair vans, rehab bicycles, and therapy dogs.