Newtown Connecticut http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Federal Lawsuit Filed Against Maryland's New Gun Laws http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/federal-lawsuit-filed-against-marylands-new-gun-laws <p></p><p>ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Opponents of a new gun-control measure in Maryland have filed a lawsuit to block the legislation from taking effect.</p><p>The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court in Maryland on Thursday and seeks to stop the law from taking effect on Oct. 1. Maryland Gov. Martin O&#39;Malley signed the new law in May. It gives the state some of the nation&#39;s tightest gun laws.</p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 13:07:46 +0000 Don Rush 41932 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Federal Lawsuit Filed Against Maryland's New Gun Laws MD Attorney General Holds Forum on Gun Violence http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/md-attorney-general-holds-forum-gun-violence <p>BALTIMORE (AP) - Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler is hosting a forum on gun violence in Maryland.</p><p>It's scheduled for Monday at the the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School in Baltimore.</p><p>The forum will bring state and local community leaders together, as well as law enforcement officers, prosecutors, legal scholars and gun violence experts.</p><p>They will talk about challenges and practical solutions to keep illegal guns off the street.</p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:13:53 +0000 Don Rush 28563 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net MD Attorney General Holds Forum on Gun Violence