Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News

United States

24 January 2000

Denver Post (Colorado), Editorial

This week will be make-orbreak time in the state Legislature for gun control measures backed by Gov. Bill Owens. Sadly, Owens' own Republican Party might desert his effort to keep firearms away from criminals and children. Starting Monday, both the state Senate and House Judiciary Committees will debate proposals to: ban thirdparty purchases of guns for people who can't legally buy them; require safe storage of firearms; raise the minimum age for buying a handgun from... (

Read More: Denver Post (Colorado)