Guns

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NRA: Campus Carry Bills ‘Will Be Back’

Failed efforts to allow people to carry concealed weapons on college campuses and to allow some public-school employees and volunteers to be armed will be back before lawmakers next year.

05/06/2015

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House Bill Would Give Tax Break To Gun Buyers, Club Members

The Florida Legislature has its sights on a tax breaks for gun buyers and skeet shooting club members.

03/25/2015

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Senate Higher Ed Panel Backs Guns On Campus

With lawmakers split along party lines, a Senate education committee Monday approved a controversial bill that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns on the campuses of state colleges and universities.

03/16/2015

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Committee Gives School Gun Law Passing Grade

A strong shot in the arm Wednesday for a law that would allow teachers and others to arm themselves in public schools in Florida.

03/11/2015

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Appeals Court Upholds Ban On Openly Carrying Guns

In what judges described as a first-of-its-kind case, an appeals court Wednesday upheld a Florida law that prevents people from openly carrying firearms, finding that the restriction does not violate constitutional rights to bear arms.

CBS Miami–02/18/2015

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TSA Seized 18-Tons Of Prohibited Items At Lauderdale’s Airport

As the year wraps up and traveling is in full swing, airport officials want to remind travelers what to, and not to pack inside carry-ons.

12/30/2014

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Arraignment Scheduled For Alleged Carjacker, Shooter

Gregory B. Moore, the accused carjacker and gunman who shot two people, faces a December 18th arraignment on federal charges.

12/05/2014

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

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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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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

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