House Panel To Weigh Bill Expanding Gun RightsThe Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a National Rifle Association-supported bill that would allow a gun owner with a state-issued concealed carry permit to carry a handgun in any state that allows concealed weapons.
Is Gun-Maker Liable For Newtown? Court Takes Up The CaseAn attorney is asking the high court to reinstate a wrongful death lawsuit against the Remington Arms Company. He said their AR-15-style firearms are designed as military killing machines and are too dangerous for the public.
Texas Massacre Seized On By Both Sides In Gun DebateGun-rights supporters have seized on the Texas church massacre as proof of the well-worn saying that the best answer to a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. Gun-control advocates, meanwhile, say the tragedy shows once more that it is too easy to get a weapon in the U.S.
Trump, Clinton Speeches To Highlight US Divisions On GunsDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton will court voters on opposite sides of the gun debate over the next two days in events that will highlight the nation's deep divide on the topic.
UT Regents Delay Decision On Campus GunsThe University of Texas System's regents on Thursday postponed a vote on proposed rules allowing concealed handguns in campus classrooms and buildings until July due to concerns that some might be too restrictive.
University Of Texas To Allow Guns In ClassroomsThe University of Texas will allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their guns into the classroom.
Cruz Only Recently Joined Gun Rights FightRecords suggest that Sen. Ted Cruz's passion for defending the Second Amendment emerged relatively recently in his life, coinciding with his ascent in Republican circles in Texas.
Gun Groups Move Mock Shooting Off Texas Campus After WarningGun-rights groups that planned to stage a mock shooting at the University of Texas are moving their event off-campus after getting a warning from the school.
Gun Advocates Challenge Zoos' Bans On Possession In Texas & Across U.S.Visitors to the Houston Zoo can now pack a little something extra besides a camera and picnic basket. The nearly century-old institution recently lifted its longtime firearms ban.
Gov. Abbott Signs Open Carry, Campus Carry Laws At Shooting RangeTwo controversial gun bills were signed Saturday by Gov. Greg Abbott. The governor signed the campus campus carry and open carry bills today at the Red's Indoor Range in Pflugerville. Prior to the signing, 44 states in the union had some form of an open carry law on the books.
Concealed Handguns Coming To College CampusesThe House voted 98-47 to approve a measure that will allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their gun on public college campuses. It now goes to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk.
Controversial "Campus Carry" Bill May Soon Be LawGov. Greg Abbott has indicated that he will sign the so-called "Campus Carry" bill, which could be expedited to the senate vis-a-vis an amendment to H.B. 910.