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Democratic leaders in Annapolis propose crime-redu...
By Bryan Renbaum | February 4, 2020 | General Assembly | 0 |
Gun-control activists urge passage of background-c...
By Bryan Renbaum | January 30, 2020 | General Assembly | 3 |
Small Reopen protests continue
by Len Lazarick | June 7, 2020 | COVID-19, News | 0 |
The leader of the Reopen Maryland protests of virus shutdowns told a small crowd in Westminster Saturday that “Black Lives Matters are arguing about the same thing as we are … allowing government to determine who is important and who is not.”Read More
Democratic leaders in Annapolis propose crime-reduction package targeting illegal guns, recidivism
by Bryan Renbaum | February 4, 2020 | General Assembly | 0 |
The Democrats say their proposal would provide more resources to prevent recidivism. It would mandate a statewide audit of gun crimes to find out where problems exist. It would increase penalties for possession of guns that are lost and stolen, and increase cross-jurisdictional cooperation to solve crimes.Read More
Gun-control activists urge passage of background-checks bill
by Bryan Renbaum | January 30, 2020 | General Assembly | 3 |
Danielle Veith, a volunteer with the Maryland chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, pushed back against opponents’ claims that the legislation would restrict the activities of responsible gun owners. “Extremists arguing against this common-sense legislation would like us to believe that private gun sales are always between responsible gun owners and a neighbor or a friend they know well. If that were true, we wouldn’t be here asking legislators to close this dangerous loophole,” she said.”Read More
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