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California ‘Deadliest State’ in U.S. For Shootings by Police

April 9, 2014 | 6:00 am

California ‘Deadliest State’ in U.S. For Shootings by Police

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Study by ex-FBI agent identified 102 fatalities in state and over 1,000 incidents nationwide in 2011.

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FBI: Yee Offered to Facilitate Arms Trafficking for Campaign Cash

March 26, 2014 | 5:49 pm

FBI: Yee Offered to Facilitate Arms Trafficking for Campaign Cash

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Federal complaint names 26 defendants, alleges money laundering, murder for hire and much more.

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Appeals Court Upholds San Francisco Gun Laws Challenged by NRA

March 25, 2014 | 5:18 pm

Appeals Court Upholds San Francisco Gun Laws Challenged by NRA

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Requirements deemed reasonable attempts to increase public safety without violating 2nd Amendment rights.

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Supreme Court Rejects NRA’s Bid to Block Sunnyvale Gun Law

March 12, 2014 | 3:00 pm

Supreme Court Rejects NRA’s Bid to Block Sunnyvale Gun Law

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Gun rights group had sought emergency injunction to block ban of large-capacity firearms magazines.

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Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down State’s Concealed Weapons Restrictions

February 13, 2014 | 2:47 pm

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down State’s Concealed Weapons Restrictions

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Divided panel says California’s rules violated the Second Amendment right to bear arms.

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State Senate Passes Bill to Change Look of Imitation Firearms

January 29, 2014 | 2:25 pm

State Senate Passes Bill to Change Look of Imitation Firearms

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Legislation comes in response to police shootings of teens carrying realistic-looking toy guns.

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Michael Krasny and Forum’s Producers’ Favorite Shows of 2013

December 30, 2013 | 9:00 am

Michael Krasny and Forum’s Producers’ Favorite Shows of 2013

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The ones that stuck with us, from a show on kindness to a Mike Tyson interview to dogs to housing.

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Highlights of California’s New Laws in 2014

December 30, 2013 | 7:00 am

Highlights of California’s New Laws in 2014

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From gun control to mountain lions, a few of the many changes taking effect in the new year.

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NRA Sues Sunnyvale Over Gun Magazine Limits

December 17, 2013 | 5:02 pm

NRA Sues Sunnyvale Over Gun Magazine Limits

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NRA officials are hoping a federal lawsuit filed against Sunnyvale could have national repercussions.

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Oakland, San Jose Try Crowdfunding to Get Guns Off Streets

December 13, 2013 | 5:45 am

Oakland, San Jose Try Crowdfunding to Get Guns Off Streets

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A new approach for to funding purchases of unwanted firearms spurs hope — and skepticism.

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