Second Amendment

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Oct. 4, 2016

Mike Pence's stance on gun control: The NRA gives him an "A" rating, if that's any clue

Here's what you need to know about Donald Trump's running mate on guns.

Sept. 22, 2016

In Donald Trump's America, the Second Amendment is for whites only

Donald Trump said he wants to take guns away people who are stopped and frisked — who are overwhelmingly minorities.
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Aug. 12, 2016

Chicago Gun Violence Just Hit a Historic High: Nearly 100 People Were Shot in the Last 7 Days

The city hasn't seen this much gun violence since the 1990s.
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Aug. 10, 2016

Donald Trump's Camp Got a Secret Sevice Talking-To Over the Second Amendment Comment

The agency has had "multiple conversations" with the Trump campaign over his remarks on Tuesday.
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Aug. 10, 2016

Dan Rather Blasts Donald Trump Over Second Amendment "Joke" About Hillary Clinton

Dan Rather said Donald Trump crossed a line.
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Aug. 9, 2016

Trump Team Confirms the Worst About Second Amendment Quip

Donald Trump spokeswoman Katrina Pierson seemingly admitted that yes, that's what he meant.

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Aug. 9, 2016

Donald Trump's Second Amendment Comments Are Part of a Long Conservative Tradition

The GOP nominee is the latest in a long line of figures to see the Second Amendment as an anti-government weapon.
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Aug. 9, 2016
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Aug. 4, 2016

ISIS Thinks Americans Are "Dumb" for Not Having Stricter Gun Laws

ISIS knows easy access to firearms in the U.S. makes their job easy, too.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Korryn Gaines, a 23-Year-Old Black Woman, Shot and Killed by Baltimore County Police

A 5-year-old boy, reportedly Gaines' son, was also injured during the incident.
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Aug. 1, 2016

UT-Austin Unveiled a Shooting Memorial the Same Day It Began Permitting Concealed Carry

A university spokesman called it "unfortunate timing."

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July 20, 2016

Where Is It Legal to Carry a Gun? List of States With Concealed-Carry Laws

Concealed-carry laws vary under the auspices of state legislatures.
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July 2, 2016

California Makes Strict Gun Laws Even Stricter in Wake of Major Mass Shootings Across US

Gov. Jerry Brown signed six bills into law, including one banning ammunition magazines holding more than 10 bullets.
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June 30, 2016

House Speaker Paul Ryan Will Allow Vote on Preventing Gun Sales to Terror Suspects

The speaker's about face comes after a dramatic sit-in by Democratic lawmakers.
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June 26, 2016

Texas Mom Who Fatally Shot Both of Her Daughters Killed By Police Near Houston

The shooting appears to have been the end result of a family argument.

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June 11, 2016

New Information Emerges About the Man Who Shot Christina Grimmie

This story is breaking.
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May 1, 2016

23 Reasons Why We Definitely Don't Need Any Gun Safety Reforms Ever

Totally no connection between all these shootings and the 300 million guns the U.S. has lying around, right?
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March 27, 2016

The NRA Just Added Guns to Your Favorite Childhood Fairytales to Teach Us About "Safety"

Here's what happens when fairytale children get firearms.
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Feb. 29, 2016

This Gun Control Study Will Leave Even the Most Vocal Pro-Gunners Speechless

The numbers don't lie.

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Jan. 5, 2016

Obama Had the Perfect Response to Critics Who Say He Doesn’t Understand Second Amendment

Here's what Obama had to say to his critics on Tuesday, and how he set the stage for new gun laws in America.
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Dec. 15, 2015

Top Constitutional Lawyers Explain What the Second Amendment Really Says About Gun Control

"[The Supreme Court] has not recognized an absolute right of everybody to bear arms."
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Nov. 6, 2013

Gun Control Debate: The Argument That Every Gun Owner Needs to Start Making

Gun rights advocates shouldn't argue for gun ownership because guns make us safer; they should argue for gun ownership because guns are fun.
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Oct. 28, 2013

Gun Control Debate is Part of a Vicious Cycle

For Americans, "another mass shooting" means yet another re-ignition of the gun control debate with little to no significant progress. Has this vicious cycle desensitized America already?
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Oct. 8, 2013

Here's How the NRA is So Freakishly Effective in the Gun Control Debate

Representing 4-5 million Americans, the NRA manages to maintain a stranglehold on congressional gun votes. How do they do it?

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Sept. 18, 2013

Starbucks Howard Shultz Open Letter: Calm Down, Gun Owners — It's Not a Ban

Moved by recent events, one of America's top executives makes a small request that could go a long way in decreasing gun-related casualties.
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Aug. 21, 2013

The Crazy Story Of An Iowa Hostage Situation Becomes a Pro-Gun Rallying Cry

71-year-old Jerome Mauderly shows that guns can be used defensively — but the fact is, they rarely are.
Aug. 21, 2013

Brian Holbrook Stays True to Second Amendment, Despite Son's Tragic Gun Death

A Michigan man proclaimed his support on Facebook just hours after his 3 year old shot himself in the head.
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Aug. 8, 2013

Gun-Toting Libertarian Exercises His Right to Be a Complete Jackass

A libertarian with a camera attempted to goad police and make them look bad, failed miserably, and then complained about tyranny anyway.