Articles Tagged with guns

14-Year-Old Gunman Shoots Man Aboard Brooklyn Bus

Brooklyn B15 Bus Gunman

A 14-year-old gunman opened fire on a New York City bus in Brooklyn on Thursday, killing one person, reports the Washington Post. The incident happened at around 6:20 pm on Thursday aboard a B15 bus on Marcus Garvey Boulevard in Bedford-Stuyvesant. According to the NYPost, the gunman boarded the bus in pursuit of his target… Read more »

Oakland Shooting: 14-Year-Old Kills His Sister Over Laundry Dispute

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An Oakland shooting has left one girl dead after her 14-year-old brother shot her because of an argument over laundry. The girl was reportedly shot and killed Thursday afternoon in a downtown apartment. This isn’t the first instance of sibling violence to take place this week. An earlier report by The Inquisitr stated that a… Read more »

Fourth Amendment Lawsuit Sparked By Raid On Gun Owner’s Home

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The Rutherford Institute is pushing the highest court in the land to hear a Fourth Amendment no-knock warrant case spurred by a “SWAT-team style forceful entry” into John Quinn’s home. Does exercising your Second Amendment rights mean that you automatically give up the Fourth Amendment protections guaranteed by the Constitution? That is the exact question… Read more »

Second Amendment: Texas Professor Calling For Repeal Of Right To Bear Arms

Professor Mary Margaret Penrose

The Second Amendment should be repealed, according to Texas professor Mary Margaret Penrose. The Texas A&M School of Law professor has now joined the ranks of other some progressives and gun control activists who deem the Constitution and outdated, antiquated document. Professor Penrose made her Second Amendment comments not at Texas A&M but at a… Read more »

Guns In School: Colorado District Approves Armed Teachers

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Guns will soon be allowed on at least on rural Colorado school campus. District teachers will be permitted to pack a handgun in the classroom in order to protect their students, their co-workers and themselves. Briggsdale School District approved a concealed carry resolution which will now allow for trained armed teachers.The educators who carry guns… Read more »

New Jersey Gov. Christie Vetoes Gun Ban

NJ Governor Vetoes Gun Ban

Last week, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed eleven gun-control measures that were all passed by the state legislature in the wake of the Sandy Hook shootings. It did not take long for him to change his tune. On late Friday, Christie vetoed a gun ban that he initially supported. The Democratic legislature from the… Read more »

US Park Police Lost Thousands Of Weapons, Says New Report

US Park Police Have Misplace Or Lost Thousands Of Guns, Says New Report

A new US Park Police report released by the Inspector General from the Department of the Interior provides an alarming finding: Thousands of firearms have gone missing or are not documented. The new report is especially damning of the police force, reports the Washington Post. It says the law enforcement agency responsible for protecting the… Read more »

President Obama Attacks GOP Over Gun Control Debate

President Obama and Gun Control

President Obama believes House Republicans are not willing to budge on their gun control stance despite calls from a majority of Americans who are demanding changes to gun laws in the US. In a February interview with The New Republic, President Obama proclaims: “The House Republican majority is made up mostly of members who are… Read more »

12 States Inch Closer To Carry Conceal Gun Laws With No Permit Required

Conceal Gun Carry

The requirement to obtain permits in order to conceal a personal handgun may soon come to an end in 12 states where lawmakers are currently debating the permit requirement. Supporters of the measure argue that crime rates are already low in Alaska, Arizona, Vermont and Wyoming, states where a carry and conceal permit is not… Read more »