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Talking Points: Gun Control Bills Debated This Week

This week is the deciding one for a bill to create universal background checks for gun sales in Minnesota.

03/10/2013

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Despite Favorable Poll, Background Check Bill In Trouble At MN Capitol

A bill supporting universal background checks for Minnesota gun purchases is in trouble at the Capitol — despite a new poll showing overwhelming statewide support.

03/04/2013

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Tony Cornish On Gun Issues

Rep. Tony Cornish joined Chad to discuss the latest statistics on defensive shootings.

02/25/2013

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‘Castle Doctrine’ Supporter: Smith’s Actions Go Beyond Protection

Rep. Tony Cornish is a former police chief. But he differs with many former and current police chiefs when it comes to the “Castle Doctrine,” the measure that allows homeowners to use deadly force to defend their property.

11/27/2012

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Representatives Comment On Voter ID Plan

The Minnesota House passed a proposed constitutional amendment to make voters show a photo ID at the polls. Here is a small sample of some of the things said by representatives during the nine-hour debate.

03/21/2012

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Bill Aims To Expand Rights To Use Deadly Force

The Minnesota Legislature opens hearings on a bill Thursday expanding the right of Minnesotans to use deadly force against intruders in their home, sometimes called the “Castle Doctrine.”

04/27/2011

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Minn. House Votes For Stiffer Dog Abuse Penalties

The Minnesota House has voted to toughen a state law to deter people from harming or killing public safety dogs like those police use.

02/24/2011

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Rep. Cornish Wants Level 2 Sex Offenders Listed Online

One state representative would like to see more sex offenders listed online.

01/27/2011