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Gun Rights Advocates Hope For Convention Impact

Second Amendment rights advocates in Connecticut are hoping to have an influence at this weekend’s state Republican convention.

05/15/2014

A gun rally organized by the Connecticut Citizens Defense League took place Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the State Capitol where more than 3,000 gun rights supporters turned out. (Mark Sims/WTIC Photo)

Gun Rally Brings Thousands of Supporters to State Capitol

An estimated crowd of more than 3,000 gun rights supporters rallied outside the State Capitol Saturday in opposition to gun control measures passed a year ago in response to the Sandy Hook School Tragedy.

04/05/2014

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Dem Lawmaker To Gun Rights Supporter: ‘Go F*** Yourself’

A Rhode Island state senator is apologizing for cursing at a gun rights advocate at the Statehouse.

03/26/2014

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Church Offering ‘Free AR-15′ As Part Of Gun Giveaway Raffle

Grace Baptist Church is planning to give away a free AR-15 during a raffle event later this month as part of a bid to entice hunters and gun owners to attend worship at the upstate New York church.

03/09/2014

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Democrats Pushing Starbucks To Ban Guns From Coffee Shops Nationwide

Connecticut Democrats are pushing Starbucks to ban firearms from its coffee shops.

09/04/2013

Gun rights supporters rally on the north steps of the State Capitol Saturday. (WTIC Photo)

Gun Rights Rally at State Capitol

Men with guns take over the north steps of the State Capitol… for a nonviolent protest of Connecticut’s new gun control law.

04/20/2013

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Gun Activists Raising Money To Fight Conn. Law

The National Rifle Association is among three gun rights organizations that have joined forces to challenge Connecticut’s new gun control law in court, starting by raising money from gun clubs, gun shops and individuals to finance the planned legal battle.

04/11/2013

National Rifle Association President David Keene says he doesn't expect a filibuster from gun rights supporters as the Senate prepares to vote on potential gun control issues. (Photo credit - MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

NRA President: Congress Members Supporting Universal Background Checks Will Be Punished

National Rifle Association President David Keene says he doesn’t expect a filibuster from gun rights supporters as the Senate prepares to vote on potential gun control issues.

02/20/2013

File photo of gun supporters. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Gun Rights Supporters Defy Blizzard For Rally

A few dozen Rhode Islanders have braved winter weather to rally at the Statehouse against gun control proposals.

02/08/2013

File photo of a buyer purchasing an AR-15. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gun Rights Rally Planned At Connecticut State Capitol Building

A rally for gun rights is planned at the Connecticut state Capitol and capitol buildings across the country.

01/19/2013

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