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Denver Skyline at Sunset, Denver, Colorado

Colorado shooting suspect moved for 'safety concerns' - watch

The Colorado shooting was the second mass shooting in the US in less than a week.

By REUTERS
27/03/2021

Two dead, eight injured in at least two shootings in Virginia Beach

“What you can see is we have a very chaotic incident, a very chaotic night in the Beach,” Police Chief Paul Neudigate told local news. “Many different crime scenes.”

A man holds a G 36 KA rifle manufactured by Heckler & Koch

NRA files for bankruptcy, seeking to escape New York lawsuit

The NRA in recent decades has been one of the leading voices opposing proposed or existing gun control measures.

By REUTERS
16/01/2021

Jewish gun control activists take center stage at Democratic convention

“We can let the shooting continue or we can act,” Gabby Giffords said in a recorded video that opened Democratic convention proceedings Wednesday.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
21/08/2020

Poway shooting victims and survivors sue alleged shooter and gunmaker

The lawsuit targets alleged shooter John Earnest and his parents, as well as the gunmaker Smith & Wesson and the gun store in San Diego that sold the suspected shooter his firearm.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
18/06/2020

Michael Bloomberg says he needs more gun protection than average citizen

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg made the case Monday that he requires more gun protection than the average citizen due to persistent threats against his life.

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Jewish umbrella body adopts gun stance at odds with Trump administration

Two resolutions comported with Trump administration policy, on rehabilitation for prisoners and adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of antisemitism.

By RON KAMPEAS
17/02/2020
IN A congressman’s debut novel, a Long Island mayor proposes making her hamlet a gun-free zone

After no-show at pro-gun rally, Jewish food festival went on as planned

“My boyfriend has a lot of guns,” Lapkin, 79, said of her 83-year-old boyfriend. “He said, ‘You want to go to the rally?’ I said, ‘Are you out of your mind?'”

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
22/01/2020
WHY DO they hate?

Racially and ethnically motivated terrorism rose alarmingly in 2018

White supremacist and other racially motivated terror organizations were copying strategies from armed Islamist groups.

By REUTERS
04/11/2019
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