Delaware Coalition Against Gun Violence http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Gun Control Advocates Push Mental Health Issue in Delaware http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/gun-control-advocates-push-mental-health-issue-delaware <p>WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Gun control advocates in Delaware are rallying to urge state lawmakers to approve a bill that stalled in the General Assembly last year.</p><p>The bill, which is being pushed by Attorney General Beau Biden, expands the ability of Delaware authorities to prohibit people with mental health issues from having guns.</p><p>The measure, which establishes a process to keep people declared to be a danger to themselves or others from having access to guns, was defeated in the state Senate last year after winning overwhelming passage in the state House.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 13:48:45 +0000 Don Rush 47402 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Gun Control Advocates Push Mental Health Issue in Delaware