Second Amendment

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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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University System Takes Aim At Guns On Campus

Florida’s university system wants state lawmakers to holster the idea of allowing guns on campus.

02/13/2015

Miami Commissioner Carlos Gimenez would like to see a special election to fill the Mayor's post.

South Fla. Mayors Join Effort To Keep Guns Out Of Criminal Hands

Several South Florida Mayors have joined more than 1,000 mayors nationwide in an effort to keep guns out of criminals’ hands.

09/06/2013

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Minor League Team Holding 2nd Amendment Night

The Miami Marlins are infamous for not being able to draw a crowd to either Sun Life Stadium or Marlins Park, but even the Marlins may not try this to get fans in the stands.

CBS Miami–06/29/2013

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Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To Happen

Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.

05/15/2013

Marcos Sendon, head of South Florida Conservative- SFLAConservative.com and Rev. Jerome Starling, Rickia Isaac Foundation

Focus on South Florida

President Barack Obama’s executive orders on curbing gun violence after the Newtown massacre has people on both sides of the gun control issue all abuzz. We look at how we can prevent such tragedies in […]

My TV 33–01/28/2013

President Barack Obama on January 16, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Reveals Sweeping Gun Control Reform

In a potentially historic move, President Barack Obama revealed some of the most far-reaching gun control policy reforms in more than a decade. The plans are drawing partisan support and scorn from local and national politicians.

CBS Miami–01/16/2013

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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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Scott Won’t Let Tampa Ban Guns During Republican Convention

As Tampa prepares for the Republican National Convention later this year, the city sought to ban most weapons in and around the convention. The city asked for a special allowance to ban guns in the area as well, to which Governor Rick Scott said no!

CBS4–05/02/2012

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