Overview of gun laws by nation
Main article: Gun politics in Canada. The stated intent of Canadian firearms laws
is to control firearms to improve public safety. Canadians have seen access to ... More »
Historyedit] ... hunting survives as a central sentimental component of a gun
culture as a way to control animal populations across the ...
Dec 22, 2012 ... One part of it is the National Firearms Act of 1934, the first federal gun-control law
, which levies a restrictive $200 tax on the manufacture or sale ...
Mar 1, 2015 ... The history of gun control is one of a constant shift in focus, CPAC attendees
learned at a breakout session on Saturday.
The Firearms Owners Protection Act (Public Law 99-308) relaxes some restrictions on gun
and ammunition sales and establishes mandatory penalties for use of firearms during the commission of a crime.
An amendment requiring a trigger lock mechanism to be included with ev... More »
Gun Control Timeline A Brief History of Firearms Regulation in America. Guide
Extra: When did this whole gun control debate start? It could have started shortly
Jan 10, 2013 ... Gun control is once again an important topic of conversation in the U.S. after the
tragic shooting in Newtown, CT, with calls for further reforms.
The NRA is against most gun control legislation. Among its positions are the
claims that the Second Amendment protects the rights of individuals to bear arms,
1929 -- The Soviet Union establishes gun control. From 1929 to 1953,
approximately 20 million dissidents, unable to defend themselves, were rounded
up and ...
The historical record provides compelling evidence that racism underlies gun
control laws -- and not in any subtle way. Throughout much of American history, ...