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Ammunition magazines.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Justice Denies NRA Request To Block Sunnyvale Gun Magazine Ban

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has denied an emergency request by the National Rifle Association to block enforcement of a California city ordinance that bans gun magazines capable of holding more than 10 bullets.

03/12/2014

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Facebook Post Shows SF Students With Loaded Gun In School Bathroom

Two students at San Francisco’s Balboa High School were arrested after posing for a photograph in school bathroom with a loaded handgun and posting the picture on Facebook last week, a school district spokeswoman said Tuesday.

03/11/2014

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NRA Seeks To Block Sunnyvale Gun Magazine Ban

The National Rifle Association is asking Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy to block enforcement of a California city ordinance that bans gun magazines capable of holding more than 10 bullets.

03/10/2014

A computer monitor displays the Guns For Sale Facebook page. (CBS)

Facebook, Instagram To Delete Posts Offering Illegal Gun Sales

Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users selling illegal guns or offering weapons for sale without background checks.

03/05/2014

AR-15 rifle with a "bullet button." (CBS)

Judge Upholds Sunnyvale Ban On High-Capacity Gun Magazines

A judge on Wednesday upheld a Bay Area city’s ban on gun magazines that can hold more than 10 bullets, the second similar ruling from a federal court in less than a month.

03/05/2014

Assemblyman Tim Donnelly  (California State Assembly)

California GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Compares Obama To Hitler On Gun Control

A 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.

03/04/2014

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California Challenges Concealed Weapons Ruling

California’s attorney general on Thursday appealed a federal court decision that overturned San Diego County’s concealed weapons restrictions.

02/27/2014

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San Francisco Gun Club Hopes New High-Tech Members Can Help Keep Range Open

A San Francisco gun club, one of the Bay Area’s oldest, is in danger of being shut down by the city. But there is hope however that the growing number of members—including many from the high-tech community who are just discovering the sport—will help keep the club open.

02/24/2014

Ammunition. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Judge Upholds San Francisco Gun Magazine Ban

A federal judge has upheld San Francisco’s ban on gun magazines that can hold more than 10 bullets.

02/19/2014

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Court: California Concealed Weapons Rules Violate 2nd Amendment

A divided federal appeals court has struck down California’s concealed weapons rules, saying they violate the Second Amendment right to bear arms.

02/13/2014

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