'Bullet Button' Loophole Made San Bernardino Shooters' Assault Rifles Legal In CaliforniaAR-15 style rifles with detachable magazines are banned in California but the guns used in the massacre are legal here, because of what’s known as a “bullet button.”
Oakland City Council To Consider New Gun RestrictionsOakland officials are proposing several new ordinances to regulate guns in the city, seeking to reduce guns stolen from homes and vehicles including from law enforcement officers and banning high-capacity magazines.
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.
Gun Cache, Homemade Bomb Found At Home Of Man Accused In State Senator ThreatPolice found 26 guns, thousands of bullets and dozens of high-capacity ammunition magazines at the home of a Santa Clara man charged with threatening to kill a state lawmaker over proposed gun control legislation, according to search warrants unsealed Thursday.
Legal Wrangling Continues Over San Francisco's Gun Safety LawsSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has made the latest move in the ongoing battle over two local gun safety ordinances.
California Democrats Push For Strictest Gun Laws In NationDemocrats who control the state Legislature revealed 10 proposals that they said would make California the most restrictive state for possessing firearms.
Gov. Brown Welcomes Proposed Federal Gun Laws, California Gun Advocates BalkCalifornia already has strict gun laws but Gov. Jerry Brown said on Wednesday that he welcomes President Obama’s idea behind proposed gun laws at a federal level and said they would reduce the number of illegal guns in the state.
Senator Feinstein To Introduce New Assault Weapon Legislation In Wake Of School ShootingDemocrats say meaningful action in the wake of last week’s elementary school shooting must include a ban on military-style assault weapons and a look at how the nation deals with individuals suffering from serious mental illness.
Federal Judge Rejects NRA Effort To Block San Francisco Gun LawsA federal judge has rejected a National Rifle Association effort to block enforcement of San Francisco gun laws.
California Law Enforcement Unclear On Legality Of 'Bullet Button'California's gun laws are so complicated, even many police departments don't know how to interpret them. Case in point: the story of Mark Haynie.
Feb 1st Brings Stricter Gun Laws To CaliforniaBeginning February 1st, gun dealers in California who sell handgun ammunition will have to get more information from customers.