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Domestic Violence and CCW

Domestic Violence and CCW

If you’re in the middle of a dangerous situation at the moment, please contact your local law enforcement for immediate assistance. If you need help getting out of an abusive relationship, please contact the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233). Let’s start with this: domestic violence is a fact of life, affecting people of…

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Supreme Court Upholds Gun Ban for Domestic Violence

Supreme Court Upholds Gun Ban for Domestic Violence

The Supreme Court ruled Monday upholding a federal law that prohibits those convicted of domestic violence from owning firearms, according to Fox News. The 6-2 decision, in which the court found that unintended reckless assault should be considered a misdemeanor crime worthy of restricting gun ownership, is a major victory for both domestic violence advocacy…

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Oregon House Votes to Make Concealed Permits Private (Again)

Oregon House Votes to Make Concealed Permits Private (Again)

The Oregon House voted for the second time this session Monday to keep the identities of handgun license holders private -- forcing another fight with the Senate over records and guns. Senate Bill 347 started in the upper chamber as a narrow bill to make sure that records of people who seek help at Portland's Gateway…

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