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Chico State students, faculty speak out on gun control issue

Chico State students, faculty speak out on gun control issue

Nicte Hernandez

March 28, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Opinion

Kayla Tarrant Q: What is your opinion on stricter gun regulations? A: I believe we definitely need stricter gun regulations like extensive background checks, domestic violence history, drug or alcohol abuse or checks to see if people are just more prone to being aggressive when they’re not i...

Arming teachers won’t stop mass shootings

Arming teachers won’t stop mass shootings

Nicte Hernandez

March 3, 2018


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In the wake of another mass shooting, politicians are conflicted on what policies to pass. They are committed to organizations but they also have voters pulling them another in another direction. At a recent press conference, President Trump said that he feels teachers should be armed and that we need ...

Off The Record: Teachers with guns, school motivation and being sick in college

Off The Record: Teachers with guns, school motivation and being sick in college

Danielle Cortez and Kendall George

March 2, 2018


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  Danielle Cortez can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news Kendall George can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @kendallmgeorge...

Gun laws need to change before students can feel safe

Gun laws need to change before students can feel safe

Kendall George

February 20, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Editorials, Mobile Headlines, Opinion, Showcase

According to Business Insider, 30 mass shootings have occurred in 2018. CNN reports that eight of these have been school shootings. Washington Post states that, on average, two dozen children are shot every day. Statistics published on Vox show that states with more guns have more gun deaths overall,...

The resurgence of rednecks

The resurgence of rednecks

Whitney Urmann and David Molina

September 16, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

There was a photo on my Instagram feed the other day of one of my high school classmates holding a can of chew with a Confederate-themed manicure. Roughly four photos after that, other former peers of mine posted their engagement photos, one of which was of them wrapped in a Confederate flag. I di...

Gun control from a different angle

Gun control from a different angle

Nick Bragg

August 31, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Regardless of gun control, people who want to murder, rob or commit criminal acts will still be able to get their hands on an illegal firearm to get the job done. This scary fact is one of the reasons why I think California is traveling down an unconstitutional path that will hurt the p...

Campus gun policy unlawful, potentially

Campus gun policy unlawful, potentially

Tj Carter

April 1, 2014


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Concealed weapons permit owners in California are legally able to carry firearms on college or university campuses in the state, according to the California penal code.Despite California law, Chico State students are not allowed to carry any weapons on campus, including guns, gun replicas, knives, explosives or dangerous chemicals, according to the Chico S...

Guns still not allowed on campus

Tj Carter

February 26, 2014


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California judges ruled it unconstitutional to require good cause or good moral standing in the community as a guideline for applicants of concealed carry weapons permits. The ninth circuit court of appeals voted 2-1, finding that those guidelines were a violation of the Second Amendment's right to be...

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