Excerpts from this story referencing "National Rifle Association":
"… on campus, sometimes with the backing of larger gun rights groups like the National Rifle Association. For Sommer, 23, a computerized machining student who founded Idaho State …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Illinois":
"… d Explosives said the agency does not comment on individual applications. Illinois qualified for a federal grant but its own system for collecting mental hea …"
"… matic way. Only 41 of the 130,000 licensed practitioners and clinicians in Illinois are reporting adjudications of mental deficiency. The state’s judiciary …"
"… il, a Chicago-based advocacy group, which monitors efforts by the state of Illinois to improve its background check system. Illinois has submitted 5,0 …"
"… s by the state of Illinois to improve its background check system. Illinois has submitted 5,000 mental health records to NICS. Fineman estimates that …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Virginia Tech massacre":
"… al background check system.This issue came into sharp focus after the 2007 Virginia Tech massacre, when it was revealed that the shooter, Seung-Hui Cho, had essentially pur …"