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10:28 am on Friday December 28, 2012

State Senator drafts legislation to exempt S.C. guns from federal rules

Image by Flickr user barjack In a prelude to anticipated assault-style gun regulation, the "South Carolina Firearms Freedom Act" would try to exempt any gun or related item that is made in and sold in South Carolina from federal regulation. The...
1:13 am on Monday November 26, 2012

Gun sales surging locally over fears of a new assault weapon debate

Flickr user Mike Riela Speculation that President Barack Obama could consider a tightening of sales on assault-style weapons is once again fueling a surge in sales across the country. Writing for The Island Packet, Tom Barton notes that the trend is...
4:20 am on Thursday August 6, 2009

South Carolina takes some heat on the state's lax gun laws

Image by Flickr user barjackImage by 20090806-guns.jpg The anti-gun violence Brady Center has taken a crack at South Carolina's lax gun laws and apparent contribution to nationwide gun trafficking. According to their analysis, the loose counter...