Find Gun Policy Facts

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

Gun Policy News

United States

30 June 2010

Sydney Morning Herald

CHICAGO — American cities began wrestling with how to reshape their handgun laws after the US Supreme Court placed limits on such local ordinances. The justices, voting 5-4 along conservative-liberal lines in a challenge to Chicago's handgun ban, ruled that cities and states must abide by the US constitution's Second Amendment on the right to bear arms. The decision strengthens the rights of gun owners and opens courthouse doors nationwide for gun rights advocates to... (GunPolicy.org)

Read More: Sydney Morning Herald

32905