Gun Control

4:24am

Sat July 6, 2013
Around the Nation

With Bullets Scarce, More Shooters Make Their Own

Originally published on Sat July 6, 2013 7:05 pm

Since the Newtown school shooting in December, gun stores nationwide have had difficulty keeping ammunition, like these .223-caliber rifle bullets, in stock.
Justin Sullivan Getty Images

Gun stores around the country have had difficulty keeping up with demand for ammunition in recent months. Fears of government tightening of gun and ammunition controls have meant that retailers, from Wal-Mart to mom-and-pop gun shops, haven't been able to keep bullets on the shelves.

Cliff Poser's gun shop, Cliff's Guns, Safes and Reloading in Boise, Idaho, is one of them. Business has been so crazy lately that he has to keep a special stash of ammunition, just so customers who buy guns from him can also buy bullets.

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11:56am

Tue July 2, 2013

4:21pm

Fri June 28, 2013
It's All Politics

Gun Group Aims To Stop Immigration Bill

Originally published on Fri June 28, 2013 4:49 pm

Some gun-rights advocates see a threat to the Second Amendment in Congress' immigration overhaul plans.
Brennan Linsley AP

What does an overhaul of the nation's immigration laws have to do with the Second Amendment right to own guns?

If you're the Gun Owners of America, everything.

The GOA, a smaller cousin of the National Rifle Association that often takes an even more aggressive approach, is branding the just-passed Senate immigration bill, with its path to citizenship for people in the country illegally, as an "anti-gun amnesty."

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12:43pm

Fri June 28, 2013
Politics

Weekend Gun Events Protest Upcoming Laws

facebook.com Victory Defense Consulting

Several protest events are taking place the weekend before July 1, the date new gun laws take effect in Colorado. One of the most controversial bans ammunition magazines that hold over 15 rounds.

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7:05am

Wed June 26, 2013

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