gun control

Father Of Student Slain During UCSB Rampage Teams With Other Victims Of Gun ViolenceThe father of a student killed during the recent rampage near the campus of UCSB, has teamed up with victims of gun violence and their proponents to fight for stricter gun control legislation.
Republican Candidate For Calif. Governor Compares Obama To HitlerA Republican candidate for California governor is comparing President Barack Obama's gun control policies with those of dictators such as Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin and North Korea's Kim Jong Il.
OC Sheriff Eases Restrictions For Concealed Weapons PermitsIn a controversial move, Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens Thursday reacted to the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals opinion, and loosened requirements for obtaining a concealed weapons permit.
Court Tosses California's Concealed-Weapons RulesA divided federal appeals court on Thursday struck down California's concealed-weapons rules, saying they violate the Second Amendment right to bear arms.
Smith & Wesson Says They'll No Longer Sell Their Newest Gun In Calif.Microstamping is the latest battleground in the national debate over gun control. The law requires guns to mark the bullet casings with a serial number imprinted in the firearm.
Calif. Senate Passes Series Of Gun, Ammunition Bills Democrats in the state Legislature on Wednesday passed a series of firearms bills designed to reduce the chances for widespread carnage even as opponents warned that the measures would not keep weapons from those intent on committing horrific crimes.
Man Arrested After Trying To Return Pipe Bomb At Gun Buyback A man was arrested during the city's sixth gun buyback event over the weekend after showing up at a drop-off location with a homemade pipe bomb.
LA City Council's Public Safety Committee To Hear Stricter Gun Control MeasuresStricter gun control measures will be the focus Friday during the Los Angeles City Council’s Public Safety Committee meeting.
Congressman Adam Schiff To Hold Town Hall Forum On Gun Violence In West HollywoodA town hall forum on gun violence will be held Wednesday night in West Hollywood.
Calif. Lawmakers Consider Tighter Restrictions On WeaponsCalifornia lawmakers promised Tuesday to move cautiously as they consider tighter restrictions on handguns, assault rifles and ammunition purchases.
Local Enthusiasts Step Out For Gun Appreciation DayLocal enthusiasts stepped out Saturday for what's being called the first Gun Appreciation Day.
Expert Discusses Local Impact Of Obama's Gun Control ProposalMany local gun owners say they’re wondering how President Obama’s changes to gun control policy will affect them.