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Law enforcement gather in the parking lot after a shooting at Sparks Middle School October 21, 2013 in Sparks, Nevada. A staff member was killed and two students were injured after a student opened fire at the Nevada middle school. The suspected gunman was also killed. (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Boy: School Shooter Aimed At My Chest

A Nevada middle-schooler says a student who opened fire, injuring two classmates, aimed a gun at his chest before a teacher stepped in. The teacher was shot and killed.

10/22/2013

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Mental Health Gun Sale Portion Apart Of Another Bill

The mental health portions of a bill mandating background checks on all gun sales in Nevada are now part of another bill.

06/04/2013

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False Story About Gun Shakes Up Carson City School

Authorities have arrested a 12-year-old boy accused of fabricating a story about a gun that shook up a Carson City middle school.

05/30/2013

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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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Sparks Man Arrested For Pointing Gun At Police

Sparks police have arrested a man who fired several shots in the backyard of his home and pointed a gun at responding officers.

05/15/2013

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Bill Instills Universal Background Checks On Guns

A late amendment to a bill mandating universal background checks for gun purchases in Nevada has given the effort renewed life in the state Legislature.

05/06/2013

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Reid Votes Against Gun Bill

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who supports expanded background checks for gun buyers, ended up voting against the bill.

04/18/2013

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Mental Competency Gun Bill Draws Fire

A bill that would keep mentally ill people from buying guns in Nevada is facing opposition.

03/15/2013

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Nevada Officials Deny Assemblyman’s Rifle Purchase

A troubled Nevada assemblyman who has been barred from the Legislature after allegedly threatening some colleagues won’t be able to buy a gun for at least a year, and authorities said Monday they remain on heightened alert and continue to monitor him closely.

02/26/2013

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State Bars Lawmaker From Buying Gun

Assemblyman Steven Brooks won’t be able to buy a gun from a licensed dealer for at least one year.

02/26/2013

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