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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Readers protest police videotaping bill, football championship headline, Saudi Arabia execution.

January 13, 2016 5:00 pmLoading…
Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Thoughts on idea for the elderly, legislative action on guns, theft shooting. 

December 11, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Gun rights expanded in Arizona House bills

Gun rights expanded in Arizona House bills

Thursday's votes send the measures to the Senate.

March 12, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…

Gun bill would tie hands of Arizona voters

PHOENIX — State lawmakers are moving to deny future legislatures — and even future voters — the power to mandate background checks on the private sale of guns.

March 09, 2015 7:46 pm
Ken Rineer: On free speech, right to bear arms

Ken Rineer: On free speech, right to bear arms

Each is an individual, natural and inalienable right of U.S. citizens.

January 15, 2015 6:30 pmLoading…

Court says ads supporting gun rights allowed on city bus shelters

PHOENIX — In a partial victory for free speech rights, the state Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that gun-rights advice Alan Korwin has a legal right to post a political statement about the Second Amendment on Phoenix bus shelters.

May 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Funding political campaigns one of many issues facing lawmakers

PHOENIX — Not everything lawmakers will face this session revolves around how to divide up the limited dollars available. They also will be taking up some matters of policy.

January 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Grandmother fights gun violence - politely, forcefully

For an activist, Kathleen Glueck is exceptionally polite. When speaking, she reflexively checks her tone, careful to not monopolize a conversation.

June 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

NRA official: ‘Culture war’ more than gun rights

HOUSTON — The National Rifle Association kicked off its annual convention Friday with a warning to its members they are engaged in a “culture war” that stretches beyond gun rights, further ramping up emotions surrounding the gun control debate.

May 03, 2013 9:04 pmLoading…

Arizona Senate: Don't let cities destroy 'buyback' guns

PHOENIX - State senators voted Tuesday to close what they consider a loophole that allows cities to destroy weapons surrendered in "buyback" programs, saying the guns are public assets worth money.

April 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona commission wants to improve state reporting for gun checks

In Arizona, police officers have no way to know whether a person has been found by a judge to have a seriously incapacitating mental illness.

March 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tim Steller: NRA's 2-faced stance on mental illness

In January 2011, after a wildly psychotic Jared Loughner shot 19 people in Tucson, the National Rifle Association still wanted to make it easier for people judged mentally ill to rearm themselves.

February 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

In their own words

Barber, Kelly and Manolakis quotations from last night's Congressional District 8 debate.

May 24, 2012 12:00 am Related Loading…

Tonight on campus: Virginia Tech massacre movie

The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and Arizonans for Gun Safety bring a short film about a survivor of the Virginia Tech massacre to Tucson tonight.

March 01, 2011 5:00 amLoading…

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