Should People Have To Pass A Social Media Check To Get A Gun?A New York lawmaker has introduced a bill that would require police to scrutinize the social media and online searches of handgun license applicants, and disqualify those who publish violent or hate-filled posts.
10 Gun Denials In First Month Of Universal ChecksThe first month of background checks on private firearm sales in Colorado resulted in 10 denials for people with criminal records.
Both Colorado Senators Support Renewed Background Check EffortThe gun lobby is preparing to fight gun control legislation they thought they had already defeated. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-West Virginia, says he'll push again to get a background checks bill through the Senate.
Colorado Senate Gives Final OK To Gun Control Bills The Colorado Senate is approving stricter firearms regulations including expanded background checks, as it ties gun control to mass shootings in the state and elsewhere.
Colorado House Passes All Proposed Gun Control BillsNew 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.
Funding Request For Gun Background Checks DeniedColorado lawmakers denied extra funding Thursday to help ease a logjam on background checks for firearm purchases, which have increased dramatically in the aftermath of the mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school as the debate over gun control ramps us.
Gun Background Check Wait Times Remain Long In ColoradoThe prospect of tighter gun laws has gun sales soaring and the Colorado Bureau of investigation remains flooded with requests for background checks on buyers.
Lawmakers Propose Having Gun Buyers Pay For Their Own Background ChecksThe Colorado Department of Public Safety plans to ask lawmakers for $500,000 hoping to add staff to handle all the background checks for people wanting to buy guns.
CBI To Request $500,000 For Help With Gun Background ChecksThe Colorado Bureau of Investigation is planning to ask lawmakers for $500,000 to be used to help process the growing backlog of background checks for potential gun buyers.
CBI Deals With Massive Influx Of Potential Gun BuyersThe day after the shooting in Connecticut a lot of people in Colorado tried to buy a gun.