Local Governments Turn Up The Heat On Gun Companies, Push For New 'Smart Gun' TechnologyYou could call it gun control without legislation. Local governments that buy handguns for their police departments are asking, as customers, for a change in the way that gun makers do business.
Suffolk County Lawmakers Vote To Arm Off-Duty Correction OfficersCounty lawmakers voted unanimously to arm some 200 officers with Glock 9 mm pistols.
Religious Leaders Head To Europe To Lobby Gun Execs For ChangesFrustrated by the slow pace of Congress in enacting what they believe would be stringent gun control, religious leaders are heading straight to firearms manufacturers in Europe.
Tea Party Activist Pleads Guilty In LaGuardia Gun IncidentMark Meckler, a high-profile gun-totting founder of the Tea Party was allowed to plead guilty to disorderly conduct after he tried to carry his Glock semi-automatic pistol aboard a Delta Air Lines flight to Detroit from LaGuardia Airport last month.