Gun Control

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.
Final Issue Features 'Archie' Saving Life Of Comic's 1st Openly Gay Character Also Pushing Gun ControlFor the fans of Archie Andrews, his impending death marks a fitting end for the do-gooder comic book icon.
Man Who Threatened To Kill State Sen. Leland Yee Faces 10 Year Sentence A man who pleaded guilty to threatening state Sen. Leland Yee last year and was found in possession of bombs and assault weapons at his Santa Clara home is facing up to 10 years in prison, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
Isla Vista Massacre Prompts New California Gun Legislation Forcing Officers To Check Firearm Registration Records During Routine 'Welfare Checks'Law enforcement officers would be required to check state firearms records as part of routine welfare checks under legislation proposed in the wake of the deadly rampage last month near the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Snoop Dogg, MC Hammer, Joe Montana To Host SF Benefit For Gun Control CampaignEntertainment heavyweights and sports icons are banding together for “No Guns Allowed,” a non-partisan anti-gun violence campaign and partnership between Snoop Dogg and the League of Young Voters.