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Gun Control Colorado

Sandy Hook Shooter Used High-Capacity Magazines From Colo. Manufacturer

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 11.26.2013 | Business

The high-capacity 30-round magazines that Adam Lanza used in the Sandy Hook Elementary school massacre last December -- killing 26 people, including 2...

Colorado School Allows Teachers With Concealed Handguns

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

A school in rural Colorado is implementing a new safety plan allowing the school's teachers and staff members to carry concealed handguns. The plan is...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Bloomberg Spends Big Money To Save Colorado Democrats

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the most vocal proponents of stricter gun laws in America, donated $350,000 to the two Dem...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Colorado Democrat Facing Recall Vows To Defeat Gun Lobby

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Colorado's state legislature considered landmark gun control measures this year to reduce gun violence, state Sen. Angela Giron (D-Pu...

One Year Later, Aurora Looks For Healing

AP | DAN ELLIOTT and THOMAS PEIPERT | Posted 09.19.2013 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. — Some recited the names of the dead. Some did good deeds for their neighbors. Some practiced yoga, walked through nature, or simp...

Rural-Urban Tensions Are Real In Colo., But Few Want 51st State

The Greeley Tribune | Analisa Romano | Posted 09.14.2013 | Denver

Jannely Portillo, 17, was at work when she heard on the radio that 10 northeastern Colorado counties were mulling the creation of their own state, Nor...

Charges Dropped Against Man Who Sent Vile Messages To Lawmaker Over Gun Laws

Posted 07.12.2013 | Denver

Denver District Court Judge William Robbins dismissed the charges against Franklin Sain, a Colorado Springs man who was accused of sending several vil...

Colorado Sheriffs Happy With AG's Decision To Issue Guidelines On Gun Law

The Greeley Tribune | Whitney Phillips | Posted 09.10.2013 | Denver

As Colorado sheriffs move forward with their lawsuit to have new state gun laws declared unconstitutional, the attorney general has agreed to issue gu...

1,500 Ammo Magazines Given Away In Protest Of Gun Control Laws

Posted 06.27.2013 | Denver

On July 1, Colorado's sweeping new gun control laws will go into effect, but ammo magazine manufacturer Magpul isn't going to let that day arrive with...

Another Colo. Lawmaker Faces Recall Over Support Of Gun Control Laws

Posted 06.25.2013 | Denver

A recall effort targeting Sen. Angela Giron (D-Pueblo) moved forward Monday when enough gathered petition signatures were verified by the Colorado se...

2nd Colorado Lawmaker Faces Recall Over New Gun Control Laws

Posted 06.10.2013 | Denver

A second Colorado lawmaker is facing a possible recall over her support of the sweeping new gun control laws that were signed into law earlier this ye...

Dem On Why He Backs Gun Control: 'We Had 20 6-Year Olds Shot In The Face'

Posted 06.04.2013 | Denver

Sen. John Morse is not backing down after gun-rights activists gathered double the amount of signatures needed to trigger his recall -- the first reca...

Recall Looms For Colorado Lawmaker Who Backed Gun Control

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 08.03.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Gun-rights activists in Colorado turned in petition signatures Monday to set up the first recall in state history of a state lawmaker a...

Colo. Senate President Faces Recall Over Gun Control Support

Posted 06.03.2013 | Denver

An effort to recall Colorado Senate President John Morse over his support for sweeping new gun control measures comes to a head Monday as more than 7,...

Lawmakers Who Supported New Gun Laws Facing Recall Bids

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 05.28.2013 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- A Democratic campaign office here usually would be quiet this time of year, a few weeks after the state's legislature wrapp...

Ammo Magazine Maker Begins Manufacturing Outside Of Colorado

The Boulder Daily Camera | John Aguilar | Posted 06.30.2013 | Denver

Magpul Industries, the Erie-based ammunition magazine maker that pledged to leave Colorado after gun control legislation was signed into law in March,...

Shooting Match Canceled Over State's New Gun Control Laws

AP | Posted 06.02.2013 | Denver

MONTROSE, Colo. — A regional shooting competition that would have brought hundreds of people to Colorado has become the latest casualty of the s...

Domestic Violence Gun Ban Passes State House Committee

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.29.2013 | Denver

A Colorado bill that prohibits convicted domestic violence offenders from possessing firearms passed in the House Judiciary Committee on a 7-4 party l...

Administrators Armed In Colorado School District

AP | THOMAS PEIPERT | Posted 05.26.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- As lawmakers across the country debate arming teachers and administrators to prevent another deadly school shooting, one Colorado school dis...

Gun Rights Backers Vow Court Fight Against New Colorado Gun Laws

Reuters | Posted 05.22.2013 | Denver

(Corrects to show Magpul is an ammunition magazine manufacturer, not an ammunition manufacturer) By Keith Coffman DENVE...

Magazine Maker Says Move Out Of State Underway After New Gun Laws

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.21.2013 | Denver

Magpul Industries has told The Denver Post that their efforts to move out of Colorado have begun now that Gov. John Hickenlooper has officially signed...

Colorado Governor Signs Landmark Gun Control Bills Into Law

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.20.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Colorado's governor signed bills Wednesday that place new restrictions on firearms, signaling a change for Democrats who have tradition...

Ammo Magazine Maker Says It Will Leave Colorado If Gun Bills Become Law

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.19.2013 | Denver

Magpul Industries, an Erie, Colo.-based ammunition magazine and gun accessory manufacturer, says it is ready to move its operations out of the state i...

New Gun Control Bills Bring Political Peril In Colorado

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI and IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.19.2013 | Denver

DENVER — After a no-holds-barred White House push for sweeping gun control legislation across the country, Democrats have racked up only one vic...

Colorado Lawmakers Approve Sweeping Gun Control Measures

Reuters | Posted 05.14.2013 | Denver

By Keith Coffman DENVER, March 13 (Reuters) - Both chambers of the majority Democratic Colorado legislature approved a package of four...