Farmers Branch leaders have said no to a proposed gun range. The action comes after parents raised concerns about the location of the range, around 350 feet away from a private school.
Walmart will stop selling the AR-15 rifle and other semi-automatic weapons at its stores because fewer people are buying them, a spokesman said Wednesday.
Sen. John Cornyn is introducing legislation that would reward states for sending information about residents with mental problems to the federal background check system for firearms purchasers.
Nationwide response to security concerns swift following Thursday’s shooting at a Louisiana movie theater.
A proposed new rule on Social Security may mean some Americans could be disqualified from buying firearms.
A 12-year-old boy is nursing a gunshot wound after accidentally shooting himself in the leg while walking down a Dallas street and playing with a firearm, police stated.
Two 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.
Texas took a giant step closer to allowing concealed handguns in college classrooms late Tuesday, with State House lawmakers giving preliminary approval to the measure.
Texas is moving closer to allowing guns on college campuses. The State House will vote on this issue on Tuesday in Austin.
The top two gun rights bills expected to shoot through the Republican-controlled Texas Legislature now need a final week push to become law.
The Senate passed House Bill 910; a major step toward allowing the licensed open carry of handguns. Currently, Texas is one of only six states with an outright ban on open carry.
This legislative session opened looking like it would be the most firearms-friendly in years; Republican Rep. Larry Phillips’ open carry bill will be considered Monday morning by the Senate State Affairs Committee.