Group Asks NSSF To Support Smart GunsA group of clergy went to the Newtown-based National Shooting Sports Foundation today, to ask the organization to help bring smart guns to the market.
Newtown Group Pleased With Leno Gun CancellationA Newtown-based anti-gun violence group has convinced comedian Jay Leno to cancel a Las Vegas performance for a gun industry group's convention.
Leno Cancels Gun Show Appearance After Pressure From Anti-Gun GroupsFormer “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno cancels an appearance at a gun show after being pressured by anti-gun groups.
Newtown Group Protests Gun Industry FoundationA group supporting tougher gun laws protested outside the headquarters of the gun industry's national trade association in Newtown, where 20 first-graders and six adults were killed at a school more than a year ago.
NH Bill Requires Mental Health Reports For Gun Background ChecksA bill that would limit access to guns in New Hampshire to people who have been judged by a court to be mentally ill faces a hearing in a Senate committee Tuesday.
Newtown Group To Protest Gun Industry FoundationA group supporting tougher gun laws is planning a protest outside the headquarters of the gun industry's national trade association and lobby organization in Newtown, where 20 first-graders and six adults were killed at a school more than a year ago.
Gun Group Considered leaving Newtown The gun industry's national trade association and lobbying organization considered moving its offices from Newtown, Conn., after last year's mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the president and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation said in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press.
Gun Group Pulls Coltsville Support
National Gun Industry Group Sues Connecticut Over Gun Control Law Connecticut's new gun law is being challenged again in court, with a national industry group claiming the legislation was passed illegally without proper public input or time for adequate review by state legislators.
Gun Rights Group Severs Ties With Gun Show OrganizerA national gun rights lobbying group based in Connecticut has severed ties with a gun show organizer over the company's decision to restrict sales of assault weapons at an unrelated event earlier this year.
Gun Industry Talks Of Its Contributions To The StateRepresentatives of Connecticut's gun industry went to the Capitol on Monday to speak out against attempts to ban certain guns and push for restrictions to prevent people with mental problems from obtaining weapons.
Newtown Group Among Those At Biden Gun Violence Meeting Pledging swift action to curb gun violence, Vice President Joe Biden says he will deliver new proposals to President Barack Obama by next Tuesday.