Gun Control

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Brady Campaign Sues Ga. Town Over Mandatory Gun Law

A group that supports gun control filed suit Thursday against a north Georgia town that recently passed a law requiring gun ownership that it said is mostly symbolic.

05/16/2013

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Its Free Your Mind Friday!

Its Free your mind friday and what a open conversaion it was. We talked about guns, immigration, Atlanta politics and of course the Boston bomber. Have a great weeked and talk to you on monday! […]

WAOK-AM–04/19/2013

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Changes to Local and National Gun Legislation

ATLANTA (WAOK/AP)-A proposed gun law has changed as it makes it way through the Georgia House. Guns would not be allowed by default in bars and churches, though they could be carried on college campuses […]

WAOK-AM–03/20/2013

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Georgia Gun Proposal Could Close Legal Loophole

ATLANTA (AP) — A proposal to change Georgia’s gun laws would close one loophole potentially allowing mentally ill people to purchase firearms. Still, state judges are concerned the proposal could open another gap allowing mentally […]

03/13/2013

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)

Study: States With Most Gun Control Have Fewest Gun-Related Deaths

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.

03/06/2013

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Bill Introduced For School Employees To Carry Guns

ATLANTA (AP) — A Republican state Senator has introduced a bill allowing local school boards to decide whether to let elementary school employees carry guns on campus The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Sen. Ronald B. Ramsey […]

WAOK-AM–02/09/2013

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President Obama Returns To Atlanta

WASHINGTON (AP/WAOK) — President Barack Obama will travel to Atlanta after his State of the Union address on Tuesday. It’s a tradition for presidents to launch a post-speech tour to pitch their proposals to the […]

WAOK-AM–02/09/2013

The Mo Ivory Show…The President Envokes 23 Executive Orders, Morehouse Introuduces LGBT Courses

The conversation today on The Mo Ivory Show went from highlighting President Obama’s 23 Executive Orders on Gun Control to the new LGBT course Morehouse Univeristy just instituted starting today. Mo also had a specil visit […]

WAOK-AM–01/17/2013

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Gun Control Debate Heating Up In Statehouses

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – State lawmakers and governors have wasted little time proposing new laws or offering opinions about existing gun regulations in the days after the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. Many Democratic legislators want […]

WAOK-AM–12/21/2012

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President Obama Calling For Strict Gun Laws

WASHINGTON (AP/WAOK) — President Barack Obama says his administration has received an outpouring of support for stricter gun laws following last week’s elementary school massacre in Connecticut. He says in response to an online petition: […]

WAOK-AM–12/21/2012

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