Crime, Politics

Frosh joins coalition defending Vermont’s right to ban large-capacity magazines

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh on Tuesday joined a group of 18 state attorneys general to defend Vermont’s right to ban large-capacity magazines. In an amicus brief filed in the Vermont Supreme Court, the attorneys general argue that states have the right to enact reasonable firearm restrictions that reduce the number of deaths and injuries caused by gun …


Business, Politics

Dick’s destroyed $5 million worth of weapons, says CEO

BALTIMORE, MD—As America’s gun control debate rages on, Dick’s Sporting Goods recently revealed that the chain had destroyed $5 million worth of weapons. After learning that Dick’s had sold a shotgun to the Parkland shooter, CEO Edward Stack last year announced that the company would no longer sell firearms to anyone under 21 years of age. Dick’s also announced that …


Walmart to cut back on ammunition sales following ‘horrific’ shooting

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Walmart announced on Tuesday that the chain would be discontinuing all sales of handgun ammunition and sales of short-barrel rifle ammunition that could be used with military-style weapons, following two “horrific” shootings at Walmart stores this summer, CNBC reported. The national chain will also halt all handgun sales in the state of Alaska. Walmart is also asking …