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Ballot Initiative Launched For Gun Checks

A group has filed paperwork to launch an initiative to put gun background checks the Nevada ballot in 2016.

06/20/2014

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Gabrielle Giffords Plans Book On Gun Control

Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is working on a book about gun control.

02/11/2014

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Governor Flooded With Calls On Gun Bill

Nevadans are vocal when it comes to their opinions on a recent gun bill passed by the legislature.

06/12/2013

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Background Check Bill Faces Hearing

A bill requiring background checks for private gun sales faces a hearing today.

05/28/2013

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Gun Bill Advances In Legislature

The state Senate has narrowly approved a bill requiring background checks for private gun buyers.

05/23/2013

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Nev. Senators Consider Universal Background Checks

A bill requiring universal background checks for gun purchases in Nevada has passed a Senate committee.

05/22/2013

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Anti-Gun Violence Group Targets Heller

Senator Dean Heller will be urged to take action on gun violence at a downtown Las Vegas rally.

05/10/2013

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Nevada Senate Takes Up Mental Health Gun Laws

As the dust begins to settle from a scuffle in the Nevada Legislature over gun control, only two substantial plans remain that would overhaul firearms policy in the state.

04/21/2013

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 04/18/13: Sandy Hook, The Senate Gun Bill, And The Gripe Line

Although gun control legislation failed in the Senate earlier this week, its supporters vow to try again.

04/18/2013

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 04/17/13: Gun Bill, Dean Heller, And The Man About Town

In a major setback for gun control advocates, the Senate Wednesday voted down a key amendment to the embattled Democratic gun bill, signaling the increasingly dim prospects of any meaningful legislative action aimed at strengthening America’s gun laws.

04/17/2013

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