Examples of firearm in a Sentence
revolvers, rifles, and other firearms
will need a permit to carry a firearm
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One, who had been arrested in 2005 during another Russian mafia investigation, pleaded guilty to firearms and fraud offenses and has since worked with law enforcement to avoid being deported.
Easy accessibility of firearms and the widespread culture promoting guns for fun and safety are what need to change, gun control advocates say.
His plan would require gun owners to report when their firearms are lost or stolen to keep guns out of the hands of criminals.
For Miller, the three greatest safety issues the office faces are recidivism of criminal conduct, the proliferation of crimes involving firearms and the failure to provide a support system for individuals convicted of felonies.
Seconds later, Nyantakyi fired two rounds from his firearm, striking Peters twice in the abdomen.
But Texas has laws designed to force parents to keep their firearms out of their kids’ hands.
All three support legislation that passed unanimously in the state Senate last month to force people with a domestic violence conviction or restraining order against them to more quickly forfeit their firearms.
He has been charged with two counts of pointing and presenting a firearm and one count of assault and battery.
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: a small gun
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