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PG County lawmakers cope with county violence

Prince George's County lawmakers are coping with the gun violence gripping their communities as legislators in Annapolis debate the merits of a far-reaching gun bill backed by Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley.

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 06:16am EST

Tags: Prince Georges County, Annapolis

Gun-control bill draws large crowds to Annapolis

A gun-control measure in Maryland is drawing large crowds of supporters and opponents.

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 01:35am EST

Tags: Maryland General Assembly


MD gun control rallies expected to clog capitol

Friday - 03/01/2013, 09:00am EST

Tags: Annapolis,

Senators have many questions on gun control bill

Tuesday - 02/26/2013, 02:40pm EST

Tags: Martin OMalley,

Gun control legislation advances in Maryland

If the legislation passes, Maryland's gun laws will be some of the strictest in the nation. The legislation bans ban assault rifles, decrease the maximum capacity of ammunition magazines from 20 to 10, update handgun licensing requirements to include digital fingerprinting, improve school security and restrict the ability of people who have been involuntarily committed to psychiatric facilities from purchasing guns.

Friday - 02/22/2013, 04:30am EST

Tags: Maryland General Assembly, Marylanders to Prevent Gun Violence, National Rifle Association

Sarah Brady promotes gun-control bill in Maryland

Longtime gun-control advocate Sarah Brady is in Maryland urging lawmakers to pass a comprehensive measure aimed at reducing gun violence.

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 03:02pm EST

Tags: Sarah Brady, Jim Brady,


Report sheds new light on complexities of youth gun violence

Gun control and mental health aren't the only issues when it comes to curbing mass shootings.

Monday - 02/18/2013, 08:09am EST

Tags: Hank Silverberg, gun violence, mass shootings,

3 school safety bills likely to pass Va. General Assembly

The three bills that appear headed for passage were all recommended by a special task force set up by Gov. Bob McDonnell after the Newtown mass shooting.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 12:20pm EST

Tags: newtown, Bob McDonnell

Celebrities, shooting victims and civil rights leaders gather on gun control

Celebrities from the entertainment world, survivors of gun violence and family members of victims gathered on Capitol Hill to rally support for a ban on assault weapons and universal background checks on gun buyers.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 10:15pm EST

Tags: Dick Uliano, Chris Rock, Tony Bennett

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