California House Democrats Hold Gun Control Event On Steps Of LA City HallMembers of California's congressional delegation who participated in a sit-in last week on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives joined local leaders and victims of gun violence on the steps of Los Angeles City Hall Wednesday to continue their push for the passage of two gun control bills.
Democrats Stage All-Day Sit-In Over GunsDemocrats refused to leave until their Republican colleagues voted on gun control measures.
Senate Blocks 4 Gun Control Measures In Wake Of Orlando Mass ShootingThe bills would have expanded requirements for background checks on gun buyers and banned gun sales to people on terrorism watch lists.
LGBT Group Rallies At LA City Hall For Tighter Gun Control LawsSouthland LGBT rights advocates voiced their support Friday for a gun control package proposed by Sacramento lawmakers following the terror attack in Orlando.
California Democrats Advance Sweeping Gun-Control BillsAmong the proposals is one that would require people to turn in or destroy magazines capable of holding more than 10 bullets.
California Senate Approves 11 Sweeping Gun-Control MeasuresThe California Senate has approved a wide-ranging series of gun-control measures that would outlaw assault rifles with easily detachable magazines and require people to give up magazines that hold more than 10 rounds.
Ex-Congresswoman Giffords, Shooting Survivor In L.A. Hosting Roundtable On Gun ViolenceGabrielle Giffords's husband, Mark Kelly, spoke on her behalf at the event.
Massacre In San Bernardino Touches Off Gun Debate As Sales Of Firearms Rise Across America"Yes, it's time that I get some protection," said Kim Wylle.
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.