Gun Laws

Daily Talker: How Young Is Too Young To Shoot?

Should children be allowed to learn to shoot weapons like an Uzi?


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Mass. Lawmakers Pass Major Bills As Formal Sessions End

Lawmakers approved several major pieces of legislation early Friday morning.


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DeLeo Bill Pushes For Stronger Massachusetts Gun Laws

House Speaker Robert DeLeo has unveiled long-awaited legislation designed to further tighten the state’s already strict gun laws.


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Battle Over Internet Gun Sales Heats Up On Beacon Hill

At the center of the issue are websites selling handguns and rifles of all shapes and sizes.


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Report: Mass. Needs To Tighten Up Gun Laws

A task force examining the state’s gun laws says Massachusetts should require background checks for most private firearms sales, increase penalties for failing to report lost or stolen guns and tighten regulations on rifle ownership.


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Bradley Jay: ‘Why Should We Have To Prove A “Need” To Carry A Concealed Weapon?’

Tonight at 10pm Steve Hathaway, owner of Mass Firearms School, joins Jay Talking in studio to tell us about the challenges facing citizens who try to get a handgun carry permit.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/14/2013

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NightSide – Matthew Trask Clarifies Current Gun Laws In Massachusetts

Update On Current Gun Laws.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/21/2013

Gun shops in NH are selling more guns after Newtown shooting (CBS)

Gun Sales On Rise In NH Due To Concern About Stricter Gun Laws

At Lewis Arms, a gun store in Bow, New Hampshire, owner Brad Lewis says business is booming this week.


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Mayor Menino To Urge Congress To Toughen Nation’s Gun Laws

Boston Mayor Tom Menino is taking his fight to toughen the nation’s gun laws straight to Washington.


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NH May Nix License Requirement To Carry Gun

New Hampshire is considering a bill that would let people carry a gun without having to get a license.