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The Ohio House is slated to vote Tuesday on a bill to expand the state's concealed weapons law to allow guns in places such as colleges and day cares and on private aircraft.

Expert Reports Say Shooting Of Tamir Rice Was "Reasonable"

Oct 12, 2015
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Two experts contacted by the Cuyahoga County prosecutor’s office say Cleveland police officer Timothy Loehmann’s decision to shoot 12-year-old Tamir Rice last November was reasonable.

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Ohioans who repeatedly use guns to commit crimes would face tougher penalties under a proposal being heard by a House committee.

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Columbus Police say the man wanted in a quadruple homicide in north Columbus has been arrested in Mississippi. Police say U.S. marshals arrested Robert Lee Adams, 27, Wednesday morning after receiving a tip in the case.

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A civilian who accidentally fired a shot from an AR-15 rifle outside a Lancaster military recruiting center while trying to guard it has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge.

Governor Lets Ohio National Guard Recruiters Carry Weapons

Jul 23, 2015
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Gov. John Kasich on Wednesday authorized personnel at Ohio National Guard recruitment centers to carry weapons following the shooting in Tennessee that killed four Marines and a sailor.

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An Ohio House committee has scheduled a possible vote Wednesday on a bill that would allow guns in places such as colleges and day cares and on private aircraft.

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A pair of proposed gun laws would expand concealed weapons in Ohio by potentially allowing them in places such as churches or day cares.

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Authorities say a suspect shot by police had altered a BB gun to make it look like a firearm and purposely tried to provoke officers in central Ohio.

The city's interim police chief says a 26-year-old man was shot in the hip late Wednesday after he raised his hand holding what appeared to be a firearm when police told him to drop the weapon.

Chief Barry Connell says three officers confronted the man, who was taken to a Columbus hospital. His condition wasn't available Thursday night.

Bills Would Expand Concealed Carry Options In Ohio

May 6, 2015
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A series of proposed gun laws would expand concealed weapons in Ohio by potentially allowing them in places like churches or daycares and letting certain gun owners carry concealed weapons without a permit.

Senate Panel OKs Tougher Prison Terms For Ohio Gun Crimes

Apr 22, 2015
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Ohioans who repeatedly use guns to commit crimes could face tougher penalties under a new proposed law.

One Year Old Fatally Shot By Toddler Brother

Apr 13, 2015
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Police say charges likely will be brought against the person who took a gun to the house where a 3-year-old boy shot his 1-year-old brother in the head and killed him.

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A new bill would drop training and background check requirements for concealed weapon permits in Ohio.

10:00 The Second Amendment has been a topic of conversation over the last few months, in relation to the latest mass shootings around the country. On this hour, we'll talk about the history of the Second Amendment and the law's application to our modern society. Guests

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