Virginia judge says law banning sales of handguns to young adults is unconstitutional
“If the Court were to exclude 18-to-20-year-olds from the Second Amendment’s protection, it would impose limitations on the Second Amendment that do not exist with other constitutional guarantees,” the judge wrote.
Oregon legislators to consider 3 new laws aimed at curbing gun deaths
Legislators in Oregon are making a fourth attempt to ban “ghost guns,” untraceable and undetectable firearms that are assembled at home. They have proliferated in recent years. The legislation is one of three bills put forward this session to address gun violence in the state.
Oregon gun rights group sues state leaders over Measure 114
The measure, which narrowly passed this month, bans magazines that can hold more than 10 rounds and requires Oregonians to get a permit to buy a gun.
Measure 114 would tighten gun laws in Oregon
If Measure 114 passes, anyone wanting to purchase a gun in Oregon would have to first obtain a permit by completing a gun safety class and submitting to a federal criminal background check.
A new credit card code is a first step toward preventing gun violence, advocates say
A new "merchant code" for credit cards will categorize purchases made at gun stores. But there are limitations on its usefulness — including that most guns in the U.S. aren't bought at such outlets.
Hard to say if gun measure on Oregon’s fall ballot would have prevented Bend shooting
Measure 114 calls for an expanded background check, completion of a gun safety course and a ban on magazines that hold more than 10 rounds. So would it have prevented tragedy in Bend?
Oregonians will get to vote in November on measure bolstering gun safety, banning high-capacity magazines
A measure that would require a permit and safety training to buy a gun in Oregon will appear on the November ballot. If approved by voters in the fall, the measure would also ban high-capacity magazines, which hold more bullets than a regular firearm.
These gun deaths didn’t make national headlines, but they left a devastating mark
To understand the impact gun deaths are having on the U.S., you need to know about the deaths that don't make the headlines.
Oregon gun safety measure may make it onto fall ballot
Organizers behind a signature gathering campaign to put new gun regulations before Oregon voters in November say they’ve crossed an important threshold.
Thousands push for gun control at March for Our Lives rallies across US
Speaker after speaker in the nation's capital called on senators, who are seen as a major impediment to legislation, to act or face being voted out of office.