Gun Control

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Some democratic state lawmakers want universal background checks for all people looking to own a firearm. 

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Governor Gretchen Whitmer says she would support a “red flag” law to allow law enforcement to seize firearms from someone who is deemed a risk.

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While walkouts were taking place at schools across the state, students and activists held a rally at the state Capitol. They want stricter gun laws. Specifically, the preservation of so-called “gun-free zones” and extensive background checks for people who buy firearms.