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JAN 30, 2015 - Washington Times

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Connecticut legislature approves NRA-opposed judge nominee

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut House and Senate have voted overwhelmingly to confirm a state judge nominee who was opposed by the National Rifle Association and other groups because she supported a gun control bill approved in the wake of the Newtown school shooting. The House voted 125-18 and ...

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JAN 30, 2015 - New Yorker

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Two Views on Speech

America is the world’s great island nation: we constantly register our puzzlement that the world does not share our laws and values by insisting that they mostly do, or will soon, or only don’t because of some peculiar oddity, intrinsic to their being, well, foreign. The well-established truth that gun control controls gun violence, for example, is one accepted by ...

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JAN 29, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Former Detroit Leader Says He Fears For His Son's Life At The Hands Of Police

Detroit’s former emergency manager said Thursday that he worries about his son ending up dead after an encounter with police, echoing the fears of many other black parents. Kevyn Orr made the comment during an exit interview at the Detroit Economic Club after stepping down from his position overseeing the city last month. He was appointed to the job by ...

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JAN 28, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Alaska Republican Wants Gun Control For EPA Agents

WASHINGTON -- The first legislative act by Alaska's new senator, Dan Sullivan (R), turns out to be a gun control measure -- but one that will only affect federal agents. Sullivan, who ousted Democratic Sen. Mark Begich last fall, is hoping to get a vote this week on an amendment to the Keystone XL pipeline bill that would ban police ...

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JAN 28, 2015 - Washington Times

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Connecticut legislature to vote on NRA-opposed judge nominee

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut lawmakers are hearing from both gun-rights supporters and gun control advocates as they consider the nomination of former state Rep. Auden Grogins (GROH'-gins) as a Superior Court judge. The legislature is expected to vote Friday on the Bridgeport Democrat's nomination. She's being criticized and praised ...

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