Today advocates from the New Jersey Million Mom March and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence are demanding that Acting Attorney General John Hoffman follow New Jersey’s landmark personalized gun law.
"Neither history or precedent supports this aberrant, split decision that concocts a dangerous right of people to carry hidden handguns in public places to people whom law enforcement has determined that they have no good cause or qualifications to do so."
Ugo Beretta's tantrum against Maryland's new gun laws stands out for its disregard for public safety and its disingenuousness. He can't really believe what he says.
“As an organization dedicated to preventing gun violence, we are disturbed by the politicizing of a bill by the corporate gun lobby and their supporters in Congress that has nothing to do with guns."
"Today the U.S. District Court properly upheld sensible gun reforms that reflect the will and best interest of Connecticut's citizens."
“Last year my brother Matthew and I were honored to be in the House gallery, together with dozens more gun victims and survivors, as President Obama culminated his State of the Union Address with a rousing call for sensible gun reforms."
“Today, we have seen yet another tragic example of gun violence in our country. Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims, families and all those impacted by the terrible tragedy at Columbia mall today. While we do not know all the details yet, we do know that 90 Americans are killed with guns every day, most in tragedies that do not make national headlines.