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Warning Shot Bill Passes Senate Floor

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Senate has approved the so-called ‘warning shot’ bill, which now heads to Gov. Rick Scott to be signed into law. The bill passed 32-7 on Thursday. Sponsored by Sen. […]

CBS Tampa–04/03/2014

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USF: Guns Can Be Kept In Cars On Campus

The University of South Florida will allow guns to be kept in cars on campus under a policy change prompted by a recent appeals court ruling.

CBS Tampa–01/07/2014

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Fla. University Won’t Appeal Court Ruling On Guns

A Florida university is going to comply with a potentially far-reaching appeals court ruling that blocked state universities from regulating guns on campus.

12/23/2013

A gun rights group has decided not to go ahead with a fundraising raffle selling the same model gun that killed Trayvon Martin. (Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Gun Group Postpones Raffle Of Gun Model That Killed Trayvon Martin

A gun rights group says it will not raffle off the same gun model used to kill Trayvon Martin at a Florida fundraising event.

CBS Tampa–10/30/2013

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Police: 5 Students Arrested For Selling Guns On School Property

Five Martin County high school students have been arrested for stealing and then selling guns on school property.

06/04/2013

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Guns In Schools Bill Gets Through Committee

Efforts to arm Florida teachers and other school employees to fight back against any schoolhouse attacks cleared another hurdle Tuesday in the state Legislature, overcoming objections from school groups that were vocal in their complaints.

04/16/2013

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Pinellas Teachers Line Up For Concealed Weapons Classes

In the days following the horrific events that left 20 children and 6 adults dead at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, a new debate erupted in the United States: Should teachers be allowed […]

CBS Tampa–02/05/2013

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Obama Seeks To Enhance Gun Background Checks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is asking Congress to expand background checks on gun buyers to include private sales and is using his executive authority to increase the information available in data banks in […]

CBS Tampa–01/16/2013

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Booger’s Top 5 at 5 January 3rd, 2013

5. Bucs Free Agents   4. People are Buying More Guns   3. Should Ronde Retire?   2. Best Coaches Available   1. Gators Lose the Sugar Bowl   ———————————————————————————- ———————————————————————————-  

98.7 The Fan–01/03/2013

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Intoxicated Grandfather Asked To Bring Guns To Schools To Protect Grandchildren

A drunken grandfather was arrested Monday after attempting to bring guns onto the campuses of his grandchildren’s schools for their protection.

12/19/2012

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