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Man Arrested After Police Find Moonshine Still, Numerous Firearms And Marijuana Inside Medford Home

On January 23, police executed a search warrant at the home on Red Oak Trail after a month-long investigation revealed the suspect was operating an illegal distilling apparatus.

01/24/2013

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Philadelphia Pension Board Asking Companies To Adopt ‘Sandy Hook Principles’

The Philadelphia Pension Board has voted to sell stocks that are tied to the gun industry, if companies don’t adhere to a new set of principles, designed to reduce gun violence.

01/24/2013

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National Restaurant Chain Under Fire Over Signs Saying No Guns Allowed On Premises

At a time when the debate over gun control is at the forefront of American politics, Buffalo Wild Wings has come under fire for signs that were allegedly posted at some of its locations.

01/24/2013

Demand A Plan To End Gun Violence

For more on Demand A Plan To End Gun Violence, visit: http://www.demandaplan.org

01/14/2013

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NJ Man Believed To Be Part Of Anti-Government Group Arrested For Possession Of Illegal Firearms

A Haddon Township man and known member of an anti-government extremist group has been arrested for the illegal possession of numerous firearms.

01/10/2013

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Reading Woman Accused Of Leaving Kids Home Alone With Loaded Gun, Drugs

Reading police found the children on Tuesday when they raided a suspected drug house after getting complaints from neighbors.

01/09/2013

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Dealers: Gun Sales Driven Up In Pennsylvania Amid Fears Of Crackdown

Pennsylvanians are lining up to buy firearms in the aftermath of the Connecticut school shootings, but dealers say gun owners’ anxiety over a potential gun-control crackdown was driving up sales before the Sandy Hook massacre.

12/19/2012

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Store To Suspend Sales Of Certain Guns After Newtown Massacre

A statement posted on Dick’s website expresses sympathy for the victims’ families. It says sales of modern sporting rifles will be suspended during “this time of national mourning.”

12/18/2012

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Camden Buyback Program Nets Record Number Of Guns

Authorities say a gun buyback program in Camden this month brought in a record number of weapons.

12/18/2012

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Black Friday Gun Sales Set New Record

The FBI says firearms dealers nationwide swamped call centers with nearly 155,000 required buyer background check requests, a roughly 20-percent increase from last year’s previous one-day record.

11/28/2012

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2 People Arrested For Making Straw Purchases In Philadelphia

Philadelphia police have arrested two people in connection with the straw purchases of six different handguns.

10/19/2012

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Traffic Violation Leads Police To Heroin, Firearms Hidden In Car

Delaware State Police have arrested a 28-year-old Wilmington man on gun and heroin charges.

09/03/2012

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3 Men Arrested After Stray Bullets Hit Car With Children Inside

A stray bullet hit a woman’s car while she drove on Route 73 near New Hanover Township.

08/15/2012

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Judge Makes An Example Of Confessed Straw Purchaser

Authorities say a first time offender who admitted buying guns for criminal acquaintances has been sentenced and the judge sends a strong message to him and other potential straw purchasers.

08/07/2012

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Exhibit ‘Lost Dreams On Canvas’ No Longer At PAFA

An anti-violence art project, long housed at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, has been kicked out and left in limbo.

04/15/2012

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