Oakland City Council Approves New Gun Control MeasuresThe Oakland City Council on Tuesday unanimously passed proposals council members believe will strengthen the city’s firearms laws.
Tearful President Obama Unveils Tighter Gun Control MeasuresPresident Barack Obama unveiled an array of measures on Tuesday tightening control and enforcement of firearms in the U.S., using his presidential powers in the absence of legal changes he implored Congress to pass.
San Francisco Gun Safety Proposal Passed Unanimously By Board Of SupervisorsThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to pass a package of gun safety policies that has already prompted San Francisco’s last remaining gun shop to shutter its doors this week.
Obama Visits With Roseburg Victims’ Families; Heads To Bay AreaAn emotional President Barack Obama met with the victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting Friday before heading to the Bay Area for a pair of Democratic National Committee fundraisers.
Will San Francisco’s Last Gun Store Surrender To Proposed Gun Control Law?The only gun store within San Francisco city limits could close down, if a plan to make gun purchases tougher takes effect.
SF Supervisor Pushing For Law Requiring Videotaping All Gun SalesSupervisor Mark Farrell is pushing for gun control reforms that would require the videotaping of all gun and ammunition sales.
In San Francisco Speech To Mayors, Hillary Clinton Calls for 'Common-Sense' Gun Control, Decries RacismHillary Rodham Clinton called for "common-sense" gun reforms and a national reckoning with the persistent problem of "institutional racism" in a speech to the nation's mayors in San Francisco on Saturday.
10-Year-Old Shoots Her 8-Year-Old Sister With Gun Belonging To Sheriff's DeputyA ten-year-old girl is suspected of shooting her younger sister, who is only 8, in Fresno early Friday, using her father's weapon -- a firearm provided by the Madera County Sheriff's Department.
10-Day Waiting Period For California Gun Owners Struck Down, Applies Only To First-Time BuyersA federal judge has overturned part of a California law requiring a 10-day waiting period for gun buyers, ruling that it does not apply to those who already own firearms.
California Lawmakers Consider Anti-Gun Violence Restraining OrderThe deadly Isla Vista shootings last spring has prompted state lawmakers to consider an anti-gun violence restraining order. Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner's bill is modeled after California's domestic violence restraining order laws.
Assassination Survivor And Gun Control Advocate James Brady Dead At 73Brady suffered a bullet wound to his head outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981. Although he returned to the White House only briefly, he was allowed to keep the title of presidential press secretary and his White House salary until Reagan left office in January 1989.
Gov. Brown Signs Bills Imposing Tighter Gun Controls In CaliforniaGov. Jerry Brown has signed two bills into law that are intended to keep firearms out of the hands of those who shouldn't have them.