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Ga. Lawmaker: Campus Carry Provision To Be Dropped

A key Georgia lawmaker says a provision that would have allowed students to carry weapons on public college campuses will be dropped from a revised gun bill expected to be introduced soon.

01/23/2014

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Alabama Gun Bill Allows Employees To Have Firearms In Car At Work

Key legislators have agreed on sweeping changes to Alabama gun laws, but the deal still must clear one more hurdle before it can go to Gov. Robert Bentley for his signature.

05/10/2013

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The Senate Failed The Will of The People on Gun BackGround Checks

In a 54-46 vote, the Senate rejected the legislation to require background checks on gun sales at show and on the internet.  President Obama was visibly dismayed about the vote during his press conference where […]

WAOK-AM–04/18/2013

States with the most gun control laws have the fewest gun-related deaths, according to a study that suggests sheer quantity of measures might make a difference. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Dear Lorraine, You, Me and He!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about the gun bill that was defeated in the senate. President Obama came out and blasted those who voted against it. Speaking of blasting, Rev. Sharpton […]

WAOK-AM–04/18/2013

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Gun Laws And Black Conservatives

Two senators, one Republican and one Democrat are close to presenting to the Senate an agreement to expand gun background checks to all commercial sales.  One point of contention is whether or not there should be […]

WAOK-AM–04/10/2013

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Alabama Sheriff: Gun Bill Would Allow Non-Citizens To Receive Pistol Permits

Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver has joined a group of law enforcement officials voicing displeasure with a proposed gun law working its way through the state Legislature.

03/13/2013

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