gun buyback events

File photo of Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Brewer Signs Into Law Bill Requiring Resale Of Guns Surrendered At Buyback Events

Arizona cities and counties that hold community gun buyback events will have to sell the surrendered weapons instead of destroying them under a bill Gov. Jan Brewer signed into law Monday.


File photo of a gun buyback event. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Arizona Lawmakers Seek To Save Firearms Turned In At Gun Buyback Events

The months since the deadly Connecticut school shooting have seen dozens of gun buyback events across the country, with officials getting thousands of unwanted firearms off the street and sending them off to their destruction.