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posted 03/05/2020
There are some states that do not require people with domestic violence convictions to surrender their firearms or prohibit them from possessing a gun. California does.
posted 03/02/2019

It has been five years since the 2014 Isla Vista shooting and the subsequent passage of California’s Gun Violence Restraining Orders bill. But since then, gun restraining orders have been reportedly underused. Why?

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Silver Reel Award for Best National Documentary - First, Do No Harm - awarded by National Federation of Community Broadcasters

Monica Lopez's Blog

There are some states that do not require people with domestic violence convictions to surrender... more »
posted 03/05/20
It has been five years since the 2014 Isla Vista shooting and the subsequent passage of... more »
posted 03/02/19

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This story was produced as a project for the 2019 California Fellowship.