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Man Accused Of Threatening Colorado Lawmaker Fired From Job

A man accused of threatening a Colorado lawmaker who was pushing for stricter gun control measures appeared in court on Friday. Franklin Sain was also fired from his job.

03/08/2013

Rep. Rhonda Fields gets emotional on March 1 (credit: CBS)

Religious Leaders Show Support For Rep. Fields After Threats

There’s been a lot of support for a Colorado lawmaker who became the target of death threats over her stance on gun control issues.

03/01/2013

State Rep. Rhonda Fields (credit: CBS)

Lawmakers Get Violent Emails Over Gun Control

Lawmakers are becoming the target of aggressive and sometimes threating emails and phone calls as the debate over stricter gun laws escalates in state capitols.

03/01/2013

Siddhartha Rathod (credit: CBS)

Lawyer For Man Arrested In Threats Case Says Client Did Nothing Wrong

The lawyer for a business executive whose company suspended him after he was arrested for making threats against a state legislator says his client was just exercising his right to free speech.

02/28/2013

Franklin Glenn Sain (credit: CBS)

Man Accused Of Threatening Rep. Fields Suspended As COO Of Company

A man suspected of threatening a Democratic state lawmaker has been suspended by the company in which he is the chief operating officer.

02/26/2013

Franklin Glenn Sain (credit: CBS)

Man Arrested On Charges Of Threatening Gun Control Advocate Rep. Rhonda Fields

Denver police say an executive of a technology services consulting firm is responsible for threatening a Democratic state lawmaker who is sponsoring bills to expand background checks for firearm purchases and limit the size of ammunition magazines.

02/25/2013

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Hickenlooper Leads Panel On Gun Violence

Colorado lawmakers will talk about recent mass shootings and what they’re doing to address the violence during a discussion moderated by Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper.

02/19/2013

The Colorado House of Representatives (credit: CBS)

Colorado House Passes All Proposed Gun Control Bills

New ammunition limits and universal background checks passed the Colorado House on Monday, during a second day of emotional debates that has drawn attention from the White House as lawmakers try to address recent mass shootings.

02/18/2013

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Gun Rights Advocate Creates High-Capacity Magazine Contest On Facebook

After hours of debate Friday night, the state House of Representatives gave initial approval to a package of gun control measures.

02/17/2013

Ammunition (credit: CBS)

Colorado House OKs Ammo Limits, More Background Checks

A package of gun control measures began its lengthy and emotional route through Colorado’s Legislature on Friday, with the House approving limits on the size of ammunition magazines and expanding background checks after hours of fiery debate about how to stop gun violence.

02/15/2013

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