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Trump Administration Rules Gun Shops ‘Essential’ Amid Virus

The Trump administration has ruled that gun shops are considered “essential” businesses that should remain open as other businesses are closed to try to stop the spread of coronavirus. Gun control groups are balking, calling it a policy that puts profits over ...
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Sheriff Says Gun Shops Not Essential, Must Close

Gun shops are not essential businesses and must stop selling to the public, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said on Tuesday. It was a move that enraged Second Amendment advocates who said they planne...
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US Judge Strikes Down California Ban on Handgun Ads

SAN FRANCISCO — A U.S. judge on Tuesday struck down a nearly century-old California law that banned handgun ads at gun shops, saying the state failed to show it would prevent suicides or crime. "The Government may not restrict speech that persuades adults, ...