May 8, 2020
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Gun Violence in a Pandemic:
- Boston Police Commissioner Gross responds to uptick in gun violence.
- Smith & Wesson closes part of its’ Springfield plant due to COVID19.
- California issues background checks on ammunition.
- Georgia Judge declines to suspend permit to-carry licensing.
- An Indianapolis mail carrier shot over a stimulus check.
- In Michigan, a security guard killed for enforcing wearing a mask at a Dollar Store.
- Michigan lawmakers consider banning firearms in the State House.
- Jackson, Mississippi Mayor suspends open-carry law.
- Armed protestors against stay-home orders also in Raleigh, North Carolina.
- U.S. Air Force distributing firearm cable locks for suicide prevention.
- FBI reports record background check screening in April