Gun Control News Articles

Licho Escamilla Licho Escamilla, Convicted Cop Killer, Executed For Officer Christoper Kevin James Murder In Texas

Licho Escamilla, a convicted cop killer who gunned down an off-duty officer on Thanksgiving weekend 2001, is scheduled to die tonight by lethal injection on death row in Texas. He was convicted of shooting dead police officer Christopher Kevin James […]

Gun Shop Liable For Selling Weapon In $4 Million Civil Case

A gun shop was found liable by a jury in Milwaukee, Wis., in a civil case involving two former police officers of an illegal sale of a weapon that was later used in their shooting, according to CBS News. Milwaukee […]

Albuquerque Toddler Shoots Parents After Finding Loaded Gun At Motel

An Albuquerque toddler finds a loaded gun and shoots his parents at a motel in New Mexico. Both parents were shot by the toddler, the father in the buttock and the mother in her right shoulder, police said. The gun […]

Sarah Palin Chewing Tobacco: Don’t Make Me Do It

Sarah Palin pulled out a tin can of chewing tobacco to tweak New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg for his proposed ban at the NRA annual meeting. “Now I see that the mayor of New York now wants to ban […]

Supreme Court Gun Control Arguments Declined To Be Heard

The Supreme Court has declined to hear gun control arguments on whether weapon owners have a constitutional right to carry them outside the home. The court decided not to hear a challenge to a New York state law that requires […]

NRA School Shield Proposal To ‘Counteract’ Gun Control

The NRA has proposed “School Shield” as part of a safety measure and to counteract the growing support to gun control bills introduced since the Connecticut mass shooting. The most attention-getting recommendation: to train select school personnel to carry firearms. […]

Teen Accidentally Kills Brother While Posting Facebook Photos

An Arizona teen accidentally shoots and kills her brother while playing with a gun as she posed for photos to post on her Facebook page. On New Years Eve, Manuel Ortiz, 22, was fatally shot as he and his 19-year-old […]

Pastry Gun Suspension At Park Elementary School

A Baltimore, Maryland, student who ate a pastry that was shaped like a gun has been suspended for two days. Josh Welch, 7, is a second-grader who suffers from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). According to his father, academics are […]

Assault Weapons Ban Goes To Congress With Added Confusion

An assault weapons ban has confused at least one former FBI agent and gun experts as the proposed measure goes to Congress for review. The proposal doesn’t seem to please most Gun Control supporters or the National Rifle Association. One […]

Janay McFarlane Shot While Sister Attends Gun Control Rally

Janay McFarlane was shot once in the head late Friday, the same day her sister had sat on the stage behind President Barack Obama’s speech for gun control legislation. She was a mother of a 3-month-old boy who was in […]