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Friends identify Lourdes Guzman-DeJesus as the teen killed after she was shot on a school bus on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 (Source: Facebook)

Street Named For Teen Killed In Accidental Shooting On School Bus

A group of community dignitaries and members gathered Wednesday to honor the life of a 13-year-old student who was accidentally fatally shot while on a school bus in 2012.

09/03/2014

File picture of a gun.  (Source: Thinkstock)

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

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Supreme Court To Weigh If Felons Can Stand Their Ground

The Florida Supreme Court will consider whether convicted felons have the right to claim immunity under the state’s controversial “stand your ground” self-defense law, even if they are barred from possessing guns in the first place.

07/02/2014

Ronnie Candelaria arrested in connection with the murder of a mother and her son in SW Miami-Dade. (Source: MDPD)

Police: Double Murder Suspect Believed Victim Was The Devil

The 21-year-old accused of a double murder in a SW Miami-Dade home said, according to police, he wanted to kill the male victim because he believed he “was the devil.”

06/13/2014

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Success For Gun Owners & 2nd Amendment Defenders In 2014

Gun owners and defenders of the second amendment saw success during the 2014 Florida legislative session, but one battle is still being waged.

05/05/2014

(Source: CBS)

Lawmakers Back Allowing Concealed Guns During Evacuations

Senators continued moving forward Tuesday with a National Rifle Association-backed measure that would allow people to carry concealed weapons without licenses during evacuations ordered by the governor.

04/08/2014

Sunrise shooting scene. (Source: CBS4)

Shooting In Sunrise Leaves One Person Hospitalized

One man is in the hospital after a shooting at a high rise in Sunrise Thursday night.

CBS Miami–04/04/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Miami Cops To Protest At City Hall Thursday

Miami Police officers plan to stage a demonstration outside Thursday’s city commission meeting, and if they want to go inside commission chambers, they’ll have to go gun-free.

03/26/2014

March 21, 2014: Community leaders met in Liberty City to ask parents for help to prevent violence in the community. (Source: CBS4)

Law Enforcement Leaders Call On Parents For Help To Stop Violence

Two days after the shooting of a teenage girl who was simply sitting on a park bench, top brass from police departments around South Florida and anti-violence activists joined forces in Liberty City Friday, calling on parents to step up and stop the violence.

CBS Miami–03/21/2014

(Source: CBS)

Florida Senate Targets Insurers In Gun Bill

The Florida Senate voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to approve a bill that seeks to prevent insurers from discriminating against customers because of gun ownership.

CBS Miami–03/19/2014

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