Federal Judge Overturns California Assault Weapons BanA federal judge has overturned California’s three-decade-old ban on assault weapons, ruling that it violates the constitutional right to bear arms.
Sen. Kamala Harris Wants Ban On Importing AR-15-Style Assault WeaponsKamala Harris wants to ban the importation of AR-15-style assault weapons by executive action if elected president.
SF City Hall Holds Vigil For Slain New Zealanders As Country Bans Assault WeaponsA vigil for slain New Zealanders was held in San Francisco as the country's prime minister announced an immediate ban on the sale of all assault weapons.
Expanded California Assault Weapon Ban Leaves Thousands Of Gun Owners In LimboTens of thousands of gun owners in California are in legal limbo because of the state's newly expanded assault weapons ban.
Gov. Brown Vetoes Centerpiece Bill Putting New Restrictions On Gun OwnershipGov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill that would have banned future sales of most semi-automatic rifles that accept detachable magazines, part of a firearms package approved by state lawmakers in response to mass shootings in other states.
Berkeley Lawmaker's Gun Control Bill Heads To Gov. Brown's DeskAssembly Bill 48, which passed by a vote of 43-30, also would make it illegal to buy large-capacity magazines that allow people to fire multiple bullets quickly without reloading.
California Lawmakers Pass Series Of Gun Control BillsThe bills that passed between the Senate and the Assembly would expand the list of people who are prohibited from owning firearms, require permits and a fee when buying ammunition, and ban semi-automatic rifles with detachable ammunition magazines.
U.S. Senate Blocks Gun Background Checks & Feinstein's Assault BanU.S. Senate Republicans backed by a small band of rural-state Democrats scuttled the most far-reaching gun control legislation in two decades on Wednesday.
Feinstein Vows Assault Weapons Ban 'Will Get A Vote'Senator Dianne Feinstein plans to force a Senate vote on her assault weapons ban proposal despite its removal from a broader gun control package being pushed by fellow democrats.
Feinstein's Weapons Ban Passes Committee After Heated DebateA Senate committee approved an assault weapons ban Thursday on a party-line vote that signaled how difficult it will be for the proposal to survive in the full Senate.
Bay Area Moms Convene In Washington To Support Assault Weapons BanA group of Bay Area moms was in Washington, D.C. Wednesday morning lobbying Congress in support of the Sen. Feinstein authored assault-weapons ban.