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Gun Control Mental Illness

Jennifer Bendery

Leading Cause Of Gun Deaths Largely Absent In Gun Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When faith leaders sat down with Vice President Joe Biden last week to talk about the next steps in advancing gun control legislation, t...

Florida's New Gun Control -- Or Just A 'Smokescreen'?

Posted 04.30.2013 | Miami

The Florida House and Senate have unanimously passed a gun control measure, possibly the only one before the legislative session ends on Friday, that ...

Mental Illness, Patient Confidentiality and Gun Control

DJ Jaffe | Posted 03.19.2013 | Healthy Living
DJ Jaffe

The requirement to discretely disclose individuals who are mentally ill and potentially violent could reduce stigma by helping to lower violence rates.

Health Without Safety?

Julie Smolyansky | Posted 02.23.2013 | Politics
Julie Smolyansky

They say when you have kids, everything changes. It has. During my first school shooting, I was a baby myself. This time around, I have two of my own little babies. And it all just hits too close to home.

Michael McAuliff

New Report: Gun-Check System Misses Millions Of Drug Abusers, People With Mental Illness

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Millions of reports on people barred by federal law from purchasing guns because of serious mental illness and drug abuse are never adde...