gun control

Gun group sues Wis. AG over conceal and carry rules

Suit alleges Wis. conceal and carry rules limit training class sizes

A gun rights group has filed a lawsuit against Republican Attorney General J.B Van Hollen alleging the Wisconsin Department of Justice's concealed carry rules limit training class sizes.

Walker won't take side on gun control bills

Gov. says he wants to convene meeting of mental health experts

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker refuses to say whether he will support proposals in the Legislature to ban assault rifles and the sale of high-damage ammunition following the deadly Connecticut school shooting.

Barrett, other US mayors urge Obama to act on guns

Group sends letter to president

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is joining hundreds of mayors from around the country urging President Barack Obama to act quickly on gun-control legislation following last week's Connecticut school massacre.