Kozachik wants to grant police greater authority to confiscate suspects' guns.
PHOENIX — Calling it a serious threat to the state’s death penalty, Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed legislation Thursday that would have allowed more criminals to be executed.
PHOENIX — Calling the measure unnecessary, Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a measure Wednesday that would have created a new crime for taking away someone else’s gun.
About 50 people gathered at Presidio Park Wednesday morning wearing matching t-shirts and holding handmade signs to protest the failure by Congress to pass new legislation to what they believe are loopholes related to background checks in current gun registration laws.
The young man who shot to death six people and wounded 13 more on Jan. 8, 2011, was not quiet about his rage aimed at the government and the police, nor about his desire to kill himself, at times, and others.
PHOENIX — Saying Arizonans have “God-given rights to defend themselves,” the state House voted Wednesday to let anyone bring a concealed weapon into many public buildings, as long as he or she has a permit.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers are moving to make it easier for anyone to sue a city over its gun laws.
PHOENIX — A Senate panel voted Thursday to strengthen laws allowing people to bring weapons into public buildings if there’s not an easy and immediate way to check them.
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We will never forget and our resolve to fight for reasonable firearms control will never waiver.
Actor Steven Seagal promises old friend Vladimir Putin he'll work anti-terror security at Winter Olympics armed with mittens of steel and paunch of flying tiger.
The NRA will commemorate January 8th by ringing the starting bell at the Glock assembly line and calling for a moment of silence from gun control advocates.
Arizona lawmakers oppose pot legalization, preferring natural high that comes from dissing working poor, making Arizona laughingstock. According to Lemar Jenkins, R-Mars, "I'd rather get the natural kick one can get from a good belly laugh at the state of our schools or from the giggles you'…
Steven Seagal may run for Governor of Arizona because, in his words, "None of the other republicans in the race can kick box like I can."
Gun-control talk may have waned recently, but one local elected official is determined to bring it back to the forefront to start 2014.
I commend the Star for reprinting the Washington Post editorial on the need for research on accidental firearm deaths of children (“Info vital on scope of gun accidents involving kids,” Dec. 3).
Oro Valley Mayor Satish Hiremath resigned from an organization of mayors who oppose illegal firearms under pressure from a gun-ownership-rights group that called for him to make the move.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011 in Tucson, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot.
PHOENIX — Two new Tucson laws designed to help police deal with gun-related crimes are pre-empted by state law and unenforceable, Attorney General Tom Horne said Wednesday.