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Gun Control

Guns taken off Boston streets.

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Gun Insurance

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WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/21/2013

(Photo credit: Andrea Courtois)

Mass. Lawmakers Propose Gun Insurance Bill

A bill filed on Beacon Hill would require gun owners to purchase liability insurance in the event that a firearm is used to injure.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/19/2013

Guns taken off Boston streets.

Harvard Researcher: American Children 13 Times More Likely To Be Murdered With Guns

American children between the ages of five and 14 are 13 times more likely to be murdered with guns than children in other countries, according to a Harvard researcher.

01/16/2013

(Photo credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Patrick Files Gun Control Legislation To Close Loopholes In Mass.

Gov. Deval Patrick is filing gun control legislation he says will close loopholes in Massachusetts’ existing laws while strengthening mental health services.

01/16/2013

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Keller @ Large: Everyone Needs To Take More Responsibility For Gun Violence

Throwing a bunch of executive orders at the problem instead of beginning the long, hard job of promoting personal responsibility in all corners surely isn’t going to get us anywhere.

01/16/2013

President Barack Obama announces the creation of an inter-agency task force for guns as Vice President Joe Biden listens at the White House on December 19, 2012.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

President Obama Sets January Deadline For Proposals To Reduce Gun Violence

Spurred by a horrific elementary school shooting, President Barack Obama tasked his administration Wednesday with creating concrete proposals to reduce the gun violence that has plagued the country.

12/19/2012

Sandy Hook Elementary School

Opinion: Gun Reform

In the wake of the tragedy in Connecticut, it is clear that this nation needs to reform its gun laws and a number of other needs now.

12/19/2012

AR15 assault rifle. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Massachusetts Gun Laws May Get Tighter

A lawmaker from Natick is promising to bring the debate to Beacon Hill as soon as he can.

12/17/2012

State Police Troopers leaving scene of Newtown, CT school shooting. (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

CT Massacre Returns Gun Control Discussion To Forefront

The question surfaces each time a mass murder unfolds: Will this one change the political calculus in Washington against tougher gun control?

12/15/2012

Accused movie theater shooter James Holmes makes his first appearance at the Arapahoe County Court on July 23, 2012 in Centennial, Colorado. (Photo by RJ Sangosti-Pool/Getty Images)

Bradley Jay: ‘More People Should Carry A Gun.’

Bradley Jay shares a serious firearms experience. Watch the video.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/28/2012

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