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U.S. gun violence an ‘international embarrassment,’ Biden says in rolling out...

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Thursday reiterated his call on Congress to pass stalled gun legislation reform but also outlined executive action he’s...

How a powerful state law blocks Ohio cities from gun regulation

The Ohio Supreme Court declined Wednesday to review an appellate court’s decision, letting stand a ruling that the city of Cincinnati cannot ban “bump...

After a week of gun violence, House Republicans seek to expand...

After a spate of seven mass shootings around the U.S. in seven days, Ohio House Republicans introduced legislation that would allow Ohioans aged 21...

Armed teacher proponents push continuing education over police training

Supporters of a bill that would allow teachers and other school personnel to carry guns in schools with concealed carry permits say the amount...

Bill removing duty to tell cops about concealed weapons advances

Republicans on a state House committee passed legislation Tuesday removing a requirement for licensed Ohioans to notify police that they’re carrying a concealed handgun...

‘Stand Your Ground’ laws tied to racial inequities, increase in violent...

Laws that expand the right to shoot to kill in perceived self-defense yield unequal consequences in the justice system depending on whether the person...

Chances for Ohio death penalty repeal appear to be growing

The biggest-ever bipartisan coalition on Thursday announced a renewed effort to repeal the death penalty in Ohio. State Sen. Nickie Antonio, D-Lakewood, and Sen. Steve...

Poll: Big majority in Ohio support getting rid of the death...

Almost 60% of Ohioans support replacing the death penalty with life in prison without the possibility of parole, according to a poll conducted late...

Ohio girds for unrest as governor says he didn’t anticipate right-wing...

As he called up the National Guard Tuesday to prepare for a possible attack on the Statehouse, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday said...

Ohio ‘militia’ group joined invasion of U.S. Capitol

A self-identified Ohio militia unit stormed the U.S. Capitol last week along with hundreds, if not thousands of others, part of a failed effort...
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