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After shootings in Colorado and Georgia, gun rights proponents and gun control advocates clash in Pa.

At a forum of gun violence survivors, advocates and gun owners, Gov. Tom Wolf and Attorney General Josh Shapiro called on legislative changes to restrict gun laws and implement common sense solutions to end gun violence.

By Ivey DeJesus/PennLive and Jan Murphy/PennLive

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Pa. gun rights supporters rally around right to bear arms at annual Capitol event

Gun owners, supporters, and a swath of GOP state lawmakers argue gun ownership and use is under threat.

By Sam Dunklau

Annual gun rights rally on tap on the state Capitol steps

Preparations outside the state Capitol are underway for an annual gun rights rally that has drawn hundreds and hundreds of supporters in recent years.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Gun rights rally outside Pa. Capitol postponed over safety concerns, organizer says

Annual event was expected to draw as many as 2,000 2nd Amendment activists on Monday
By Ed Mahon

The legal battle over Philadelphia’s lost gun reporting ordinance takes shape in court

The “Failure to Report Lost or Stolen Firearms” law was passed in 2008. Still, the city never enforced the measure until November of last year as questions loomed over the ordinance’s legal standing.

By Ximena Conde/WHYY