Jeff Sessions, the attorney general, said that the mass shooting in Texas this month showed that “relevant information may not be getting reported” to the database.
The state Supreme Court hears arguments in a lawsuit filed by the relatives of the victims in the Sandy Hook shooting who say the rifle used was marketed as a weapon of war.
The AR-15 assault rifle is commonly used in mass shootings in the United States. Here’s a closer look at likely reasons why.
The supervisor is the subject of an internal investigation. The police report about the incident indicates that a woman stole a $6,000 Rolex and cash from his hotel room.
Gun conversion kits known as bump stocks were the talk of the Capitol a month ago after a mass shooting in Las Vegas. But the push to ban them has slowed. A hearing is set for next week.
The fact that Devin P. Kelley was able to buy a gun despite a domestic violence conviction reveals a flaw in the system: a failure to forward records.