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High-Capacity Magazine Ban Bill Passes In Colorado

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.13.2013 | Denver

A bill that bans the manufacture and sale of high-capacity magazines in Colorado, limiting them to a maximum of 15 rounds passed the state House Wedne...

Clergy Opposed To Event Aimed At Flooding Colo. With High-Capacity Mags

The Boulder Daily Camera | JOE RUBINO | Posted 05.13.2013 | Denver

A multi-denominational group of Boulder-area clergy members is organizing a "silent prayer witness" Saturday in opposition to a simultaneous gun magaz...

Colorado's Gun Control Bills Poised To Become Law

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 05.13.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Fiercely debated ammunition limits cleared Colorado's Democratic Legislature on Wednesday and were on their way to the governor, who ha...

Universal Background Checks Bill Passes State Senate

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.11.2013 | Denver

A bill that would require background checks for all gun sales and transfers in Colorado was the third bill of five controversial gun control bills tha...

Gun Ban For Domestic Violence Offenders Bill Passes State Senate

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.11.2013 | Denver

A bill that prohibits convicted domestic violence offenders from possessing firearms passed in the Colorado Senate Monday morning. Senate Bill-197 pas...

Colorado Senate Passes Strict Package Of Gun Bills

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 05.12.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- A gun control package pushed by Colorado Democrats cleared the state Senate on Monday, as sponsors described it as a needed response to Colo...

Lawyer: Gun Emails To Colorado Lawmaker Not Threats

AP | ALEXANDRA TILSLEY | Posted 03.08.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- A man accused of threatening a Colorado lawmaker pushing for stricter gun control measures plans to challenge the charges filed against him....

Universal Background Checks Bill Wins Approval In State Senate

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.08.2013 | Denver

A bill that would require background checks for all gun sales and transfers in Colorado won initial approval in the Colorado Senate on Friday afternoo...

Lawyer: Violent Messages To Lawmaker Over Guns Are Free Speech

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.08.2013 | Denver

A 42-year-old Colorado Springs man arrested and charged for allegedly threatening a Colorado lawmaker over stricter gun bills that she is sponsoring, ...

Domestic Violence Gun Ban Wins Initial Approval In Colorado Senate

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.08.2013 | Denver

A bill banning convicted domestic violence offenders from possessing firearms won initial approval from lawmakers in the Colorado Senate Friday. SB...

Lawmakers Advance 7 Sweeping Gun Control Bills In Colorado

AP | IVAN MORENO and KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 05.05.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- A series of sweeping gun-control measures in Colorado is on track to hit the governor's desk by the end of the month, with Democratic commit...

Colorado Lawmakers Advance Gun Control Bills

AP | IVAN MORENO and ALEXANDRA TILSLEY | Posted 05.04.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Firearm restrictions pitched by Colorado Democrats advanced Monday, as the battle over them intensified with hundreds of gun rights sup...

High-Capacity Magazines Ban Passes Colorado Senate Committee

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.05.2013 | Denver

A bill that bans the manufacture and sale of high-capacity magazines in Colorado and places a limit on them to only 15 rounds per magazine passed in C...

Universal Background Checks Bill Passes State Senate Committee

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.04.2013 | Denver

A bill that requires background checks for all gun sales and transfers in Colorado passed in Senate committee on Monday afternoon. The State, Veter...

Domestic Violence Gun Ban Passes State Senate Committee

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.07.2013 | Denver

A bill that would prohibit a person who has been convicted of domestic violence or is the subject of a restraining order from possessing a firearm pas...

Man Charged For Threats To Lawmaker Over Gun Bills

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.04.2013 | Denver

Franklin Sain, the 42-year-old Colorado Springs man who was arrested for allegedly threatening Rep. Rhonda Fields (D-Aurora) over gun bills that she i...

Gun Rights Supporters Descend On Colorado Capitol

AP | IVAN MORENO and ALEXANDRA TILSLEY | Posted 05.04.2013 | Denver

By BY IVAN MORENO AND ALEXANDRA TILSLEY, ASSOCIATED PRESS DENVER -- The battle over new firearm restrictions intensified in Colorado on Monday as h...

Gabrielle Giffords' Husband To Testify In Support Of Colo. Gun Control

AP | Posted 05.04.2013 | Denver

By By IVAN MORENO and ALEXANDRA TILSLEY, ASSOCIATED PRESS DENVER -- The battle over new firearm restrictions intensified in Colorado on Monday as h...

Company Threatens To Move If Colorado Approves Gun Control Bill

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 03.03.2013 | Denver

ERIE, Colo. -- Unnoticed amid dozens of tract homes in the Denver suburbs, a nondescript industrial building is suddenly in the middle of the gun cont...

Gun-Rights Advocates Crash Education Meeting In Louisville

The Boulder Daily Camera | Amy Bounds | Posted 05.01.2013 | Denver

LOUISVILLE -- More than 100 people packed a standing-room-only town hall meeting hosted Wednesday night by two state lawmakers. But instead of discuss...

Event Aims To Flood Colorado With High-Capacity Magazines Before Ban

Daily Camera, Boulder, Colo. | JOE RUBINO | Posted 04.30.2013 | Denver

When the Democratic-controlled Colorado State House last week passed a ban on the sale of magazines that carry more than 15 rounds of ammunition, Long...

Franklin Sain's Attorney Says Alleged Threats Are Free Speech

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.28.2013 | Denver

The attorney for Franklin Sain, the 42-year-old Colorado Springs man who was arrested last week for allegedly threatening Rep. Rhonda Fields (D-Aurora...

Man Threatens Dem Over Gun Bills: 'I Hope Someone Giffords Your A**'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.26.2013 | Denver

Franklin Sain, a 42-year-old Colorado Springs man, was arrested last Friday for threatening Colorado lawmaker Rep. Rhonda Fields (D-Aurora) over gun b...

Colorado Democrats Get Threats Over Gun Control Legislation

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.26.2013 | Denver

When debating gun control and the rights granted by the Second Amendment, heated arguments are expected -- but a few people have gone too far by threa...

Democratic Lawmaker Issues Apology Over Rape Remark

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.19.2013 | Denver

Rep. Joe Salazar (D-Thornton) issued an apology Monday for a comment he made during Friday's heated debate over gun legislation in Colorado. While ...