The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable?
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Gun control is any law, policy or practice designed to restrict the possession, production, importation, shipment, sale or use of firearms.
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151 Victims of Mass Shootings in 2012: Here Are Their Stories

151 Victims of Mass Shootings in 2012: Here Are Their Stories | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Bearing witness to the worst year of gun rampages in modern US history.
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The NRA Myth of Arming the Good Guys

The NRA Myth of Arming the Good Guys | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Mass shootings in the US are on the rise—and ordinary citizens with guns don't stop them.
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Manchin's Plea: Background-Check Bill Home Free With 9 GOP Votes

Manchin's Plea: Background-Check Bill Home Free With 9 GOP Votes | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
On the final leg, Manchin pleads for nine Republicans to help pass the background checks bill.
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Machin-Toomey Background Check 'Compromise' Regulates Transportation of Firearms, Ammunition

Machin-Toomey Background Check 'Compromise' Regulates Transportation of Firearms, Ammunition | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
The background check 'compromise' put forth by Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Pat Toomey (R-PA) sets new rules for how individuals must transport firearms if taking them from one place to another.
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New York gun owners now must register 'assault weapons'

New York gun owners now must register 'assault weapons' | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Key measures of New York's new gun law are set to kick in, with owners of guns now classified as assault weapons required to register the firearms and new limits on the number of bullets allowed in magazines.
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Supreme Court declines to hear gun rights case

Supreme Court declines to hear gun rights case | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Staying out of the raging national debate over guns, the Supreme Court on Monday declined to weigh in on whether gun owners have a constitutional right to carry handguns outside (RT @Reuters: Supreme Court declines to hear gun...
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'SNL' Spoofs Senate's Work on Gun Control

'SNL' Spoofs Senate's Work on Gun Control | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON — Days after the Senate cleared a significant hurdle in the debate on new gun control measures, “Saturday Night Live” took aim at the Senate’s work on the issue in its opening sketch last night, spoofing the cloture vote on guns and the...
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Teens Exposed To Gun Violence Face Tough Road : NPR

Teens Exposed To Gun Violence Face Tough Road : NPR | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Advocates in Chicago say schools there should address school violence in their curriculum before students are shot or killed. This might help students cope with the violence.
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Opinions on Gun Control | TOPICS Online Magazine | Sandy and Thoma Peter

Opinions on Gun Control | TOPICS Online Magazine | Sandy and Thoma Peter | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it

A brief forum providing various opinions on gun control.

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Kansas lawmakers to revisit allowing concealed-carry users on college campuses | Wichita Eagle

Kansas lawmakers to revisit allowing concealed-carry users on college campuses | Wichita Eagle | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
The Kansas House this week is expected to hear one of several bills that could allow concealed-carry permit holders to bring their firearms into state-owned and municipal buildings, including college campuses.
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Kansas Concealed Carry Permit Information

Kansas Concealed Carry Permit Information | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Kansas Concealed Carry Permit Information, Kansas Concealed Weapons Permit, Kansas Concealed Carry Reciprocity
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THE SECOND AMENDMENT

THE SECOND AMENDMENT | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
“A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” – The
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A Guide to Mass Shootings in America

A Guide to Mass Shootings in America | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
There have been at least 62 in the last 30 years—and most of the killers got their guns legally.
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Mass Shootings: Maybe What We Need Is a Better Mental-Health Policy

Mass Shootings: Maybe What We Need Is a Better Mental-Health Policy | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
What our in-depth investigation reveals about mental illness and America's mass killings with guns.
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First Thoughts: Why the gun measure went down to defeat

First Thoughts: Why the gun measure went down to defeat | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Four reasons why the background-check measure went down to defeat (despite having so much going for it)… 1) The NRA still packs a punch with Republicans and red-state Dems… 2) The red vs.
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Gun Control: The Manchin-Toomey Bill Will Be Ineffective in Reducing Inner City Gun Violence

Gun Control: The Manchin-Toomey Bill Will Be Ineffective in Reducing Inner City Gun Violence | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Mass shootings are heartbreaking and tragic, but they are not as prevalent as the killings that occur daily across American inner cities.
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Blog: Gun control at work: 4 dead, 21 wounded in Chicago over the weekend

Blog: Gun control at work: 4 dead, 21 wounded in Chicago over the weekend | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
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Every sheriff in Florida pledges to protect Second Amendment rights

Every sheriff in Florida pledges to protect Second Amendment rights | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
On Sunday, Feb. 17, Watch Dog Wire reported that they received an email from Constitutional Sheriffs stating that all 67 sheriffs in the counties of Florida hav (RT @kentuckyblessin: Every sheriff in Florida pledges to protect Second Amendment...
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New gun control ad: Which of these is more dangerous for kids?

New gun control ad: Which of these is more dangerous for kids? | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
A new campaign compares assault weapons to items that are actually banned: Like chocolate eggs and dodgeballs (New gun control ad: Which of these is more dangerous for kids?
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How to Get a Concealed Weapons Permit

How to Get a Concealed Weapons Permit | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
A concealed weapons permit allows private citizens in the United States to carry a handgun or other weapon concealed on the body or in close proximity to the body.
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In the Mix - Gun Violence: Live By The Gun, Die By The Gun

In the Mix - Gun Violence: Live By The Gun, Die By The Gun | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it

Gun Violence: Live By The Gun, Die By The Gun

What does it mean to carry a gun? Teens who have made it part of their lives talk honestly about how, why, and the often devastating consequences. [Current stats about gun violence] "Live by the Gun, Die by the Gun" profiles young ex-gang members in Los Angeles who were seriously injured by gunshot wounds.

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Wind shifts in gun control debate - The Hill

Wind shifts in gun control debate - The Hill | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
The intervention of the Newtown families has helped change the political dynamic on gun control. The Senate gun bill that seemed dead a week ago has gathered strong momentum as cracks have emerged in the Republican unity against it.
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Concealed Carry - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt

Concealed Carry - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
Kansas Attorney General's Website
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LAWS & POLICIES

LAWS & POLICIES | The Right to Bear Arms: Fundamental and Unalienable? | Scoop.it
The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence maintains the most comprehensive information on U.S. firearms regulation anywhere, including in-depth summaries of federa
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