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Owning a bump stock can now get you 10 years in prison

And a $250,000 fine.
Tess Owen
3.26.19
Bump Stock Ban

Trump's federal ban on bump stocks just got the go-ahead

The Las Vegas shooter had accessorized a dozen of his 23 rifles with bump stocks, which allowed him to kill 59 and wound more than 400
Tess Owen
2.26.19
bump stocks

Gun rights groups are ready to fight Trump's ban on the accessory that fueled the Las Vegas massacre

“In the coming days, an estimated half a million bump stock owners will have the difficult decision of either destroying or surrendering their valuable property"
Tess Owen
12.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

MGM Resorts Is Suing Victims of the Las Vegas Shooting to Avoid Liability

In a move one lawyer called "outrageous."
Lauren Messman
7.17.18
Las Vegas Shooting

Las Vegas shooter ranted about gun control and right-wing conspiracies weeks before the massacre

New documents obtained by the Associated Press offer a glimpse into the mind of gunman Stephen Paddock, 64.
Tess Owen
5.17.18
Las Vegas Shooting

WATCH: Las Vegas police storm mass shooter Stephen Pollock's hotel room

The sheriff fought the video release, fearing it "will further traumatize a wounded community."
Christianna Silva
5.3.18
gun control

Jeff Sessions just announced his plan to ban bump stocks

Sessions proposed legally recognizing “bump stocks” as “machine guns” on Friday.
Carter Sherman
3.23.18
Rise Up

If You Want to Change Gun Violence in the US After the March For Our Lives, Join These Advocacy Groups

These groups are making sure not one more life is lost to gun violence.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
3.20.18
Rise Up

Campaigns Against NRA-Backed Corporations Could Force Congress to Finally Act on Gun Control Reform

Consumers are calling on big business to take a stance against the NRA and enforce stricter gun-related policies. Congress should pay attention.
Jasper Craven
3.19.18
Rise Up

Congress Should Take Its Cues from Gun Control at the Local Level

Community leaders are driving change through sit-ins, demonstrations, and education that have led to legislative action at the state level.
Emily Weitz
3.16.18
Rise Up

ERPO Laws Gain Traction in the Gun Control Debate Post-Parkland

To some, extreme risk protection orders that take away firearms from dangerous people are a mental health and public safety no-brainer.
Kimberly Lawson
3.15.18
Rise Up

Vote in These Decisive 2018 Races to Make Gun Control Reform a Reality

Here's how to rebalance the conversation around how elected officials deal with gun control in your state.
Katelyn Harrop
3.15.18
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