Gun Laws

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Appeals Court OKs ‘Docs VS. Glocks’ Law

A federal appeals court has upheld the state’s controversial “docs vs. glocks” bill, overturning an earlier court ruling that had blocked part of the law from being enforced.

07/25/2014

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Sonic Asking Customers Not To Bring Guns

Sonic Corp. is asking customers not to carry a gun while in their restaurants or outside in the patios.

06/01/2014

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Legislature To Consider Bills Which Tweak State’s Gun Laws

When the state’s Legislature convenes on Tuesday there will be several gun legislation bills up for consideration. Florida’s gun-friendly laws drew national attention after several prominent shootings.

03/02/2014

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Public Defenders Back Revised ‘Warning Shot’ Bill

The Florida Public Defender Association is supporting a measure which would grant immunity to people who show or fire guns in self-defense known as the “warning shot” bill by Rep. Neil Combee, a Polk City Republican.

12/13/2013

A man holds a semi-automatic assault rifle at the Rocky Mountain Gun Show in Sandy, Utah, U.S., on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (Source: George Frey/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Tech Investors Funding Ideas To Reduce Gun Violence

On the three-month anniversary of the Sandy Hook tragedy, leaders in the technology community are taking up the cause of the fight against gun violence.

CBS4–03/14/2013

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Moms Urge Lawmakers T0 Pass “Smarter” Gun Laws

More than 200 moms from 30 states will walk the halls of Capitol Hill Wednesday to demand lawmakers do more to toughen gun laws.

CBS4–03/13/2013

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Scott Avoiding Talk Of New Gun Laws

President Barack Obama took on the issue of gun control head on Wednesday, but Governor Rick Scott is not ready to move ahead with any new gun laws in Florida just yet.

CBS Miami–12/19/2012

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S. Florida Leaders Split On State’s Gun Control Laws

At a memorial in Newtown, Connecticut Sunday night, President Barack Obama pledged to take on America’s gun violence saying “enough is enough.”

CBS4–12/17/2012

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Gov. Scott’s Task Force On Self Defense Laws Meets For First Time

A task force formed by Governor Rick Scott in the wake of the Trayvon Martin shooting met for the first time Tuesday in Tallahassee.

CBS4–05/01/2012

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