Contents Pages by Subject

Gun Rights

Subject Photo
Article Image

Daniel Stone, newsweek.com

At the beginning of his State of the Union address, President Obama tipped his hat to Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who’s now recuperating in a Houston medical facility. But throughout the hourlong speech, he never addressed the issue at the core of the G

News Link • Global Reported By Hugo Tellez
Article Image

opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com

"It defies logic, as this case shows once again, that an average citizen with a gun is going to disarm a crazed killer. For one thing, these kinds of shootings happen far too suddenly for even the quickest marksman to get a draw."

Article Image

AP

Missed flights only inconvenience most people. A late flight landed Utah gun owner Greg Revell in jail for 10 days after he got stranded in New Jersey with an unloaded firearm he had legally checked with his luggage in Salt Lake City. The Supreme

Article Image

Earlier this year, a lawmaker from Illinois caused a ruckus when he proposed legislation that would force gun owners to buy $1,000,000 in liability insurance. State Rep. Dunkin proposed amending the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act to require

Article Image

Shira Toeplitz, politico.com

The fiercest gun-control advocate in Congress released the text of a bill she plans to introduce next week that would outlaw high-capacity magazines like the one a gunman used to shoot 20 people in a matter of seconds in Arizona this weekend. Re

News Link • Global Reported By Hugo Tellez
Article Image

NY Times

The National Rifle Association has gone uncommonly dark since the weekend shootings here. A posting on its Web site expresses sympathies for the victims of the violence, and N.R.A. officials said they would have nothing to say until the funerals and

Article Image

Politico

One of the fiercest gun-control advocates in Congress, Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.), pounced on the shooting massacre in Tucson Sunday, promising to introduce legislation as soon as Monday targeting the high-capacity ammunition the gunman used.