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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, mass shootings, gun control

Two local women offer contrasting views on the gun debate

A woman deeply affected by gun violence is responding to a statement made by a mother in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee last week.

Friday - 02/08/2013, 03:59pm EST

Tags: gun laws, gun debate, Congress, Nardyne Jefferies, Gayle Trotter

Gansler hosted forum on gun violence

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler hosted a forum on gun violence in Maryland.

Monday - 02/04/2013, 04:50pm EST

Tags: Doug Gansler, forum, Baltimore


Northern Va. schools used for PBS documentary on gun violence

A new PBS documentary examining possible warning signs for school shootings has used two Northern Virginia schools for part of the setting.

Sunday - 02/03/2013, 02:41pm EST

Tags: newtown, Northern Virginia, PBS, documentary, Hank Silverberg

Gun used to kill NY cop made familiar trip with stops in Va.

The history of a gun used to kill a New York City cop included a sale in a Virginia pawn shop and was lost when a prior owner was evicted from his Virginia apartment. New York prosecutors say its journey north to the city is all too common.

Saturday - 01/26/2013, 02:19pm EST

Tags: gun laws, illegal guns, Crime, police, Colonial Heights, Va.

Fairfax to create formal gun give-back program

Fairfax County is working on a formal gun give- back program to get unwanted weapons off the street.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 04:36am EST

Tags: Sharon Bulova, Fairfax County Police Department, Hank Silverberg, guns

Md. state fairgrounds plays host to gun show

More than 30,000 people are expected to attend a gun show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds this weekend.

Saturday - 01/12/2013, 06:44pm EST

Tags: gun show, gun laws

NBC host violated D.C. law, won't face charges

The District's attorney general announced Friday that NBC journalist David Gregory won't be charged for illegally displaying a high-capacity gun magazine on his show "Meet the Press," citing Gregory's lack of criminal history and his First Amendment right to debate public policy.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 06:45pm EST

Tags: Irvin Nathan, David Gregory, NBC, gun laws, Sandy Hook, NRA, First Amendment, Second Amendment

Gun violence in Va falls, firearms sales up

Saturday - 11/24/2012, 01:42pm EST

Tags: firearms, gun sales

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