by Alice Ollstein Jul 31, 2015
Bush did not mention his record of ending affirmative action, expanding some mandatory minimum prison sentences, and signing the controversial Stand Your Ground gun law.
by Ian Millhiser Jul 31, 2015
At least in Florida, however, the National Rifle Association will stand between the intimate relationship between patient and physician so long as Judge Tjoflat's opinion remains in effect.
by Ian Millhiser Jul 24, 2015
A bad guy with a gun opened fire at a movie theater on Thursday. No good guy with a gun stopped him, despite the state's weak gun laws.
by Beenish Ahmed Jul 22, 2015
Afghanistan's effort to confiscate and destroy toy guns seems misplaced, given that thousands of actual weapons are unaccounted for in the country.
by Ian Millhiser Jul 10, 2015 Updated: Jul 11, 2015
A background check should have prevented him getting his hands on a gun.
by Aviva Shen Jun 26, 2015
The other Supreme Court ruling handed down Friday could change the lives of thousands of federal prisoners.
by Ian Millhiser Jun 24, 2015
A 2013 study published in the American Journal of Public Health determined that “for each 1 percentage point increase in proportion of household gun ownership, the firearm homicide rate increased by 0.9%.″
by Carimah Townes Jun 18, 2015 Updated: Jun 18, 2015
"The reality of self-defense gun use bears no resemblance to the exaggerated claims of the gun lobby and gun industry."
by Carimah Townes Jun 18, 2015
Gun violence is prevalent, but the state has stricter gun codes than you may think.
by Ian Millhiser Jun 15, 2015 Updated: Jun 14, 2015
According to a Stanford study, permissive gun laws are associated with a rise in assaults, robberies and rapes.