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'Stand Your Ground' laws under scrutiny again after man gunned down in parking lot

Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law is coming under intense scrutiny again after a sheriff declined to

Federal anti-pot laws create a 'moat' around marijuana business, says founder of US cannabis company

N.R.A. Urges Boycott of a Dallas Restaurant Supporting ‘Reasonable’ Gun Laws

An open-carry rally on Saturday outside the annual National Rifle Association meeting in Dallas. Members of

Singapore, home to strict drug laws, looks to develop synthetic marijuana compounds

Singapore, known for some of the world’s most stringent drug laws, aims to develop medical treatments

Washington Gov. Inslee signs #MeToo laws against sexual harassment

March 21 (UPI) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday signed four bills aimed at protecting

Here Is Why Florida Has So Much Trouble Passing Gun Laws

Advertisement MIAMI — The Florida State Senate shocked even itself on Saturday when it voted to

Police officer bypassed laws to resell dozens of guns, prosecutors say

Pasadena police Lt. Vasken Gourdikian was arrested Friday, charged with illegally selling more than 100 firearms

Northern Ireland abortion laws violate women's rights, U.N. body says

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United Kingdom violates women’s rights in Northern Ireland by unduly restricting their

In Florida, Extraordinary Obstacles for Changes to Gun Laws

Advertisement In the wake of Florida’s latest shooting massacre, and calls to tighten its relaxed gun

Sheriff tells vigil: Officials 'will not get re-elected' if gun laws stay same

Hundreds of people attended vigils remembering the 17 victims who were killed in a school shooting