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Sarah Garrecht Gassen: It's hard to trust gun-toters

Few understand the high cost of gun violence.

September 10, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Court: Police need ‘reasonable suspicion’ to frisk

Court: Police need ‘reasonable suspicion’ to frisk

Unanimous decision affirms right to carry a gun without interference.

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Deadly Holiday Weekend in Chicago

Deadly Holiday Weekend in Chicago

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy says shootings over the Fourth of July weekend that left at least nine people dead and more than 50 more injured included eight incidents that involved police.

July 07, 2014 6:25 pmLoading…

Our view: Strengthened background checks victory for state, but bill could have gone further

Gov. Jan Brewer recently signed into law House Bill 2322, which institutes the automatic transmission of Arizona court rulings related to mental health to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.

May 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Brewer vetoes expanded death penalty, citing constitutionality fears

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.

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Brewer veto keeps guns out of public buildings

PHOENIX — Arizonans will not be allowed bring their guns into public buildings, at least not this year.

April 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Guns on campus offers illusion of safety

Legislation that would allow Arizona schools to keep a gun on campus and give one person access to it offers the illusion of doing something to further safety rather than taking concrete steps to protect children.

March 02, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Sarah Garrecht Gassen: Questions about guns

We know what won’t change gun laws in the United States:

January 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

We need moments of action, not silence, to commemorate Jan. 8 tragedy

Bells will ring out at 10:10 this morning to mark the moment three years ago when a young man with a well-known history of mental illness, who nonetheless was able to purchase a gun and accessories to make it more lethally efficient, opened fire. In a matter of seconds he murdered six people…

January 08, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Marana police to unload inventory of confiscated guns at auction

Marana police to unload inventory of confiscated guns at auction

Marana police are selling their inventory of confiscated guns in an effort to clear evidence storage space and raise money for the department.

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AG finds new city gun laws unenforceable

AG finds new city gun laws unenforceable

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.

September 26, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Pinal County man shot in the ear by deputy, then jailed

Pinal County man shot in the ear by deputy, then jailed

A Pinal County man was shot in the ear after he pointed a gun at deputies early Wednesday morning.

September 19, 2013 12:57 pm
Phoenix police work OT to destroys guns before new law

Phoenix police work OT to destroys guns before new law

PHOENIX — Phoenix police officers worked overtime to check nearly 2,000 weapons from a gun-surrender program so they could be destroyed before a new state law required the firearms to instead be sold.

September 19, 2013 9:56 amLoading…
Myriad new state laws take effect today

Myriad new state laws take effect today

PHOENIX — Starting today, ferrets will be forbidden in restaurants as service animals.

September 13, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Photos: Smurfs and guns

Photos: Smurfs and guns

The theme in movies this week is two with two movies -- "The Smurfs 2" and "Two Guns" -- opening. They both had premieres this week that featured Britney Spears, Katy Perry, Neal Patrick Harris for the "Smurfs" and Denzel Washington, and Mark Wahlberg for the "Two Guns".

July 30, 2013 12:02 am Photos

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Photos: TSA confiscating more weapons at airport

Photos: TSA confiscating more weapons at airport

Several times every day, at airports across the country, passengers are trying to walk through security with loaded guns in their carry-on bags, purses or pockets, even in a boot. And, more than a decade after 9/11 raised consciousness about airline security, it's happening a lot more often.…

July 05, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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New sentencing date set in agent's death

A Sept. 10 sentencing date has been set for a Mexican man who pleaded guilty in the 2010 killing of a U.S. Border Patrol agent whose death revealed the botched "Fast and Furious" gun-smuggling investigation.

June 04, 2013 12:00 am

Fire heavily damages bar on East 29th St.

A fire early Monday caused heavy damage to a midtown bar, officials said.

June 04, 2013 12:00 am

Sarah Garrecht Gassen: The 'wouldn't have prevented' gambit on gun-safety laws

Few words are worth less in the campaign to make our communities safer from gun violence than "But it wouldn't have prevented …"

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